David L. Katz
David L. Katz

Dr. David L. Katz is the director of the Yale University Prevention Research Center, president of Turn the Tide Foundation, and editor-in-chief of the journal Childhood Obesity. He is also the principal inventor of NuVal, a system for assessing the nutritional value of foods. You can contact him at david.katz@yale.edu.

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