Micaela Karlsen, MSPH, is the author of A Plant-Based Life and a contributor to the New York Times bestseller Forks Over Knives: The Plant-Based Way to Health.
Micaela created and maintains PlantBasedResearch.org
, an online library of original, peer-reviewed research studies relevant to plant-based nutrition, as well as SustainableDiet.com
, a resource center for supporting successful and permanent transitions to plant-based diets.
Currently, she serves on the International Plant-Based Healthcare Conference Medical and Expert Advisory Board as well as the Board of Directors for the Plant-Based Prevention of Disease Conference.
She is a PhD candidate in Nutritional Epidemiology at the Tufts Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy and holds a Masters degree in Human Nutrition from the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health.