David Perlmutter, MD, FACN is a board-certified Neurologist and Fellow of the American College of Nutrition. He received his MD from the University of Miami School of Medicine, where he was awarded the Leonard G. Rowntree Research Award. After completing residency training in Neurology, also at the University of Miami, Dr. Perlmutter entered private practice in Naples, Florida where he serves as Medical Director of the Perlmutter Health Center and the Perlmutter Hyperbaric Center. In 2002, he received the Linus Pauling Functional Medicine Award. He is recognized internationally as a leader in the field of nutrition and neurological disorders and has authored several books, including Grain Brain and Brain Maker.