Learn from the world's top health, wellness, and business experts.
Our students are inspired by experts who are at the forefront of the healthcare revolution. Our distinguished speakers are the leading doctors, PhDs, researchers, entrepreneurs, and authorities in the field of health and wellness today. You will learn from the best of the best, and the nutrition theories they teach will give you a broad palette of information to draw from when you start working with your own clients as an Integrative Nutrition Health Coach. Paired with our online course you will receive exclusive lectures and training from these experts and friends of Integrative Nutrition.
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Founder and Director, Integrative Nutrition
Integrative Nutrition founder and director Joshua Rosenthal has been working in the nutrition field for over 25 years and is the driving force behind the school. His experience spans the fields of curriculum development, personal coaching, business and nutritional counseling. He is an insightful healer whose simple approach allows people to quickly and successfully reach new levels of health and happiness. He is also the author of Integrative Nutrition: Feed Your Hunger for Health & Happiness.
Andrew Weil, MD
Director of Integrative Medicine, University of Arizona
A Harvard Medical School graduate, Dr. Weil is a world-renowned expert on medicinal herbs, mind-body interactions and healing systems. He is the founder and Director of the Program in Integrative Medicine (PIM) at University of Arizona, and a best-selling author, whose books include Spontaneous Healing and Eight Weeks to Optimum Health.
World leader in the field of mind-body medicine
Author of more than 50 books translated into over 35 languages, including numerous New York Times bestsellers in fiction and nonfiction. Dr. Chopra is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, Adjunct Professor at Kellogg School of Management and Senior Scientist with The Gallup Organization. Time magazine heralds Deepak Chopra as one of the top 100 heroes and icons of the century and credits him as the "poet-prophet of alternative medicine!."
Authority on superfoods and raw foods nutrition
Mr. Wolfe is the world authority on raw food nutrition, and the author of the best-selling books Eating for Beauty and The Sunfood Diet Success System.
Walter Willett, MD
Chair of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health
Chairman of Nutrition at the Harvard School of Public Health and a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, Dr. Willett is the author of Eat, Drink, and Be Healthy: The Harvard Medical School Guide to Healthy Eating.
Sally Fallon Morell
Founding president of the Weston A. Price Foundation
Sally Fallon Morell is a journalist, chef, nutrition researcher, community activist, and the author of Nourishing Traditions: The Cookbook that Challenges Politically Correct Nutrition and the Diet Dictocrats and Eat Fat Lose Fat. She is also the founding president of the Weston A. Price Foundation for wise traditions in food, farming and the healing arts.
Joel Fuhrman, MD
Author of Eat for Health: Lose Weight, Keep it Off
He is a family physician who specializes in preventing and reversing disease through nutritional and natural methods, one of the country’s leading experts on nutritional healing and bestselling author of several books including Eat for Health: Lose Weight, Keep it Off and Look Younger, Live Longer. Fuhrman is also a nutritional chef and public speaker who educates and motivates audiences to make life-saving changes.
Natural foods expert featured on Top Chef
A successful Health Coach, Integrative Nutrition graduate, and author of The Whole Truth, Ms. Beaman teaches the art of cooking whole foods in a simple, fun and quick way. She was featured on Bravo's Top Chef and is in the process of filming her new television show, Wise Up with Andrea Beaman.
Neal Barnard, MD
Founder of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
Founder of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, an organization in which doctors and laypersons work together for compassionate and effective medical practices, research and health promotion. PCRM promotes preventative medicine and has led the way in reforms of federal nutrition policies.
Pioneer in distinguishing the link between our emotions and hunger
A pioneer in distinguishing the link between our emotions and hunger, Ms. Roth leads workshops and retreats nationwide. She is the author of nine books, including the New York Times bestsellers Women, Food and God and When Food Is Love. She has appeared as an expert in her field on Oprah, NBC Nightly News, and 20/20.
Business and Health Coach
Mr. Notter is a successful Integrative Nutrition graduate. He has a thriving practice in Manhattan as a business and marketing coach, and he shares his wealth of networking, marketing and business-building knowledge as the primary teacher of Fast Track.
Author of Mad Cowboy: Plain Truth from the Cattle Rancher that Won’t Eat Meat
Fourth-generation family farmer in Montana, former president of Earth Save, and the activist that turned Oprah Winfrey against hamburgers, Mr. Lyman has become an influential voice for family farmers.
David Katz, MD
Director, Yale Prevention Research Center
Renowned expert on weight control, nutrition and preventative medicine, David Katz, MD is author of the Flavor Point Diet and the Flavor-Full Diet, and the founder and director of the Yale Prevention Research Center.
Annemarie Colbin PhD
Founder of the Natural Gourmet Institute for Health and Culinary Arts
Founder and CEO of the Natural Gourmet Institute for Health and Culinary Arts in New York City, and author of several books including The Book of Whole Meals, Food and Healing and Food and Our Bones, Dr. Colbin is one of the world’s foremost authorities on whole food cooking and eating.
Arthur Agatston, MD
Author of The South Beach Diet
Dr. Agatston is a preventive cardiologist and associate professor of medicine at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. He has authored many scientific articles and books, including the best-selling The South Beach Diet Supercharged. His Agatston Research Foundation conducts and funds research on diet, cardiac health and disease prevention.
Lynn Goldstein, MS, RD, CDN
Nutrition educator at the Jay Monahan Center for Gastrointestinal Health
A registered dietician and Integrative Nutrition graduate, she has a private practice with a primary focus in gastrointestinal cancer. She has served as a staff dietitian for New York Presbyterian Hospital and Beth Israel ALS Center and as a nutritional educator for the Jay Monahan Center of Gastrointestinal Health in New York.
John Douillard, DC
International teacher of Ayurvedic medicine
Dr. John Douillard, DC has written and produced numerous health and fitness books, CDs, and DVDs. He has been teaching and lecturing internationally for 25 years and publishes a free wellness video-newsletter filled with the latest studies and research. He was the Director of Player Development for the New Jersey Nets in the NBA and currently directs the LifeSpa- Ayurvedic Retreat Center in Boulder, CO, where he lives with his wife and six children.
Mark Hyman, MD
Author of Ultraprevention and Ultrametabolism
The Editor-In-Chief of Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, he continues his medical practice in Massachusetts. Dr. Hyman is the co-author of the bestselling book Ultraprevention: the Six-Week Plan that Will Make You Healthy for Life, author of Ultrametabolism: The Simple Plan for Automatic Weight Loss and creator of The Detox Box.
Barry Sears, PhD
Author of The Zone Diet
Dr. Sears, a former MIT researcher, is the founder of the Zone Diet and a pioneer in biotechnology. He has developed drug-delivery systems for cancer and heart patients, holds 12 patents for cancer treatments and dietary control of hormones and is the author of more than 10 books about the Zone Diet.
Medical doctor and nutritionist for over 30 years
A specialist in food behavior. As the author of 19 books, he is the most widely read nutritionist in France today. His best seller, The Dukan Diet, has had a global impact, and focuses on using real foods to promote and sustain weight loss.
Michael Jacobson, PhD
Executive Director of the Center for Science in the Public Interest
Mr. Jacobson is the executive director for the Center for Science in the Public Interest, an independent consumer advocacy organization he co-founded in 1971 to conduct innovative research in health and nutrition. He is the co-author of Restaurant Confidential and Six Arguments for a Greener Diet.
Bernie Siegel, MD
Expert in healing and patient empowerment
Author of several best-selling books including: Love, Medicine & Miracles; Peace, Love & Healing and How to Live Between Office Visits. As a physician he has cared for and counseled thousands with life threatening illnesses. He continues to break new ground in the field of healing.
Paul Pitchford, MS
Author of Healing with Whole Foods
Highly-acclaimed author of the encyclopedic Healing with Whole Foods: Oriental Traditions and Modern Nutrition, Dr. Pitchford’s gentle approach is a life-changing inspiration towards living in balance with greater awareness.
Harville Hendrix, PhD and Helen LaKelly Hunt, PhD
Co-creators of Imago Relationship Therapy
Harville Hendrix, PhD and Helen LaKelly Hunt, PhD are co-creators of Imago Relationship Therapy. Harville is the author of the New York Times bestseller, Getting the Love You Want: A Guide for Couples. Helen is the author of Faith and Feminism. Both lecture and offer workshops on intimate relationships and have together authored eight books.
Joshua Rosenthal, MScEd: Founder, Director and Primary Teacher of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition®
Joshua has reinvented nutrition education, teaching in a style that is revolutionary in the field of adult learning. His Health Coach Training Program has empowered thousands worldwide to reach their personal and professional goals.
Andrew Weil, MD: Internationally Recognized Expert and Best-Selling Author on Integrative Medicine and Mind-Body Interactions
A best-selling author whose books include: Spontaneous Healing and Eight Weeks to Optimal Health, Dr. Weil is a Harvard Medical School graduate and world-renowned expert on medicinal herbs, mind-body interactions and healing systems. He is the founder and director of the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine program at the University of Arizona.
Deepak Chopra, MD: World Leader in Mind-Body Medicine, Director of Education at the Chopra Center and Best-Selling Author
A popular international speaker and founder of The Chopra Center for Wellbeing, Dr. Chopra is a world-renowned authority in the field of mind-body healing. He is the author of more than 65 books and 18 New York Times best sellers translated into over 80 languages.
Gabrielle Bernstein: Motivational Speaker, Life Coach, Best-Selling Author of May Cause Miracles
Gabrielle Bernstein is a motivational speaker, life coach, and the bestselling author of Add More ~ing To Your Life, May Cause Miracles, and Spirit Junkie. She helps young professional women on a journey of spiritual fulfillment and happiness and is the founder of HerFuture.com, a social networking site for women to inspire, empower, and connect.
David Wolfe: Internationally Recognized Expert and Best-Selling Author on Superfoods and Raw Nutrition
David Wolfe is a world authority on raw food nutrition and the author of the best-selling books: Eating for Beauty, The Sunfood Diet Success System, and Naked Chocolate.
Sally Fallon Morell: Founder of Weston A. Price Foundation, Nutrition Researcher and Best-Selling Author
Sally is an inspiring pioneer in the real food movement. She is the founding president of the Weston A. Price Foundation for Wise Traditions in Food, Farming and the Healing Arts, a non-profit dedicated to restoring nutrient-dense foods to the human diet through education, research, and activism. She is also the author of Nourishing Traditions and Eat Fat, Lose Fat.
Joel Fuhrman, MD: Family Physician, Advocate of Nutrition-Based Disease Prevention and Best-Selling Author
A family physician specializing in preventing and reversing disease through nutrition and natural methods, Dr. Fuhrman is also a nutritional chef and public speaker who educates and motivates people to make life-saving changes.
Andrea Beaman: Natural Foods Expert and Author, Featured on Top Chef and Host of Award-Nominated TV Series Fed Up
Andrea Beaman is a successful Health Coach, an Integrative Nutrition graduate, and the author of The Whole Truth and Health is Wealth. She teaches the art of whole foods in a simple, fun, and quick way. She was featured on Bravo’s Top Chef and is host of the television shows, Wise Up! and Fed Up!
Neal Barnard, MD: Founder and President of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine
Dr. Barnard is a nutrition researcher, author, and health advocate. He founded the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) – an organization where doctors and laypersons work together for compassionate and effective medical practices, research, and health promotion. Barnard promotes preventative medicine and has led the way in reforms of federal nutrition policies.
Geneen Roth: Pioneer of Emotional Eating and Empowerment and Best-Selling Author
Geneen Roth was among the first to link compulsive eating and perpetual dieting with deeply personal and spiritual issues that went far beyond food, weight, and body image. She is the author of New York Times bestsellers Women, Food and God, Breaking Free from Emotional Eating, and Lost and Found: Unexpected Revelations about Food and Money.
Robert Notter: Business and Health Coach
Robert Notter, a 2004 graduate of Integrative Nutrition, is founder and president of Robert Notter Business Coaching. Robert is an expert on marketing for small businesses and people in private practice, and supports practitioners to find more clients and increase their income in easy-to-implement ways.
Manisha Thakor, MBA, CFA: Financial Advocate, Founder of MoneyZen Wealth Management
Manisha Thakor is a passionate financial advocate and the co-author of On My Own Two Feet and Get Financially Naked. She encourages people to increase their financial literacy and take charge of their money.
Alex Jamieson: Author, Detox Expert, and Coach
Alex Jamieson is a graduate of IIN and the Natural Gourmet Institute. In her books, Vegan Cooking For Dummies, Living Vegan For Dummies, and The Great American Detox Diet, Alex offers advice on how to detox, live healthfully, and feel fantastic. Alex co-starred in the Oscar-nominated documentary Super Size Me, helping Morgan Spurlock to detox and recover from his McDonald’s diet.
David Katz, MD: Director, Yale Prevention Research Center
David Katz, a renowned expert on weight control, nutrition, and preventative medicine, is the founding director of Yale University’s Prevention Research Center and associate director of nutrition science at the Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity. He is also the author of Flavor Point Diet and the Flavor-Full Diet.
Christine Hassler, MA: Inspirational Speaker, Life Coach, and Author
Christine Hassler, MA, is a life coach known for inspiring radical self-reflection with practical direction. She teaches programs in spiritual psychology at the University of Santa Monica and is the author of two bestselling books, 20 Something 20 Everything and The 20 Something Manifesto.
Mark Sisson: Internationally Recognized Fitness Expert and Best-Selling Author of The Primal Blueprint
Mark Sisson wrote the best-selling book The Primal Blueprint, which combines modern genetic science with the principles of evolution and encourages a return to our primal roots as hunter-gatherers. As a former world-class endurance athlete, Mark has dedicated his life to maximizing performance through whole foods and paleolithic nutrition.
Kathie Swift, MS, RD, LDN: Founder of Swift Nutrition and Co-author of The Inside Tract: Your Good Gut Guide to Great Digestive Health
Katie Swift, MS, RD, LDN, is an educator, innovator, and practitioner in the field of integrative nutrition with over 30 years’ experience as a registered dietitian and licensed nutritionist. She is the chief nutrition advisor for MyFoodMyHealth and co-directs the The Center for Mind-Body Medicine’s Food As Medicine program.
John Douillard, DC: Expert of Ayurveda and Director of John Douillard’s LifeSpa and Ayurvedic Treatment Center in Boulder, CO
John Douillard has been teaching Ayurvedic medicine, natural health, fitness, and nutrition internationally for over 20 years, and has trained over 2,000 Western doctors in Ayurvedic medicine. He is currently the director of the LifeSpa School of Ayurveda, where he practices Ayurvedic and chiropractic medicine. He is also the author of several book including The 3-Season Diet and The Encyclopedia of Ayurvedic Massage.
Mark Hyman, MD: Founder and Director of the UltraWellness Center and Leader in Functional Medicine
Mark Hyman is a physician, educator, and health advocator who has dedicated his career to a whole-systems medicine approach known as Functional Medicine. He is the chairman of the Institute for Functional Medicine and the founder and director of The UltraWellness Center. Dr. Hyman is also the author of many bestselling books including UltraPrevention and UltraMetabolism.
Susan Blum, MD, MPH: Functional Medicine Doctor and Found of Blum Center for Health
A pioneer in functional medicine, Dr. Susan Blum is an assistant clinical professor in the Mount Sinai School of Medicine’s Preventive Medicine Department. She is a preventative medicine and chronic disease specialist, serving as a member of the Medical Advisory Board for The Dr. Oz Show.
Brendan Brazier: Vega Formulator and Author of the Thrive Series of Books
Brendan Brazier is the chief nutrition formulator at Vega, an award-winning line of whole food nutritional products, and Thrive Forward, a free online program focused on transforming health and sport performance through plant-based nutrition. He is the bestselling author of Thrive: A Guide to Optimal Health & Performance through Plant-Based Whole Foods and The Thrive Diet.
Bernie Siegel, MD: Internationally Recognized Expert in the Field of Cancer Treatment and Complementary Holistic Medicine
Bernie Siegel is a physician who has cared for and counseled thousands of patients with life-threatening illnesses. He is the author of several best-selling books including Love, Medicine & Miracles; Peace, Love & Healing and How to Live Between Office Visits.
Paul Pitchford, MS: Renowned Teacher, Researcher and Leader in Whole Foods Nutrition and East Asian Medicine
Highly-acclaimed author of the encyclopedic Healing with Whole Foods: Oriental Traditions and Modern Nutrition, Paul Pitchford is the driving force behind the most innovative dietary movement today, widely known as “whole foods nutrition.” He formerly served as the director of Asian Healing Arts and Nutrition at Heartwood Institute and has been a guest teacher with IIN for more than 15 years.
Harville Hendrix, PhD: Co-Created Imago Relationship Therapy
Harville Hendrix is a clinical pastoral counselor who is known internationally for his work with couples. He and his wife, Helen La Kelly Hunt, PhD, co-created Imago Relationship Therapy, which is practiced by thousands of therapists worldwide. Both lecture and offer workshops on intimate relationships and have together authored several books including Getting the Love You Want: A Guide for Couples.
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