The Evidence Base for Healthy Eating

General Session

William (Bill) Dietz, one of the leading global authorities on nutrition and health, sets the stage with a look and where we’ve been and where we are now with the latest research on healthy eating and disease prevention.



William Dietz

William H. Dietz

William H. Dietz, M.D., Ph.D., is the Chair of the Sumner M. Redstone Global Center for Prevention and Wellness at Milken Institute School of Public Health at George Washington University. From 1997-2012 he was the Director of the Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity in the Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion at the CDC.