Dr. Lauren Powell
Dr. Lauren Powell, a board certified family medicine physician, became extremely passionate about nutrition and health after her father suffered a major health scare. Her objective is to educate African American patients about diet and how food preparation affects health. Her goal is to end generational patterns of adverse health outcomes in the African American community through teaching healthy cooking techniques.
Dr. Powell is a media personality and frequently called upon by local & national television in the US, print, radio and online media to give a fresh perspective and new information on nutrition and health.
Dr. Powell travels throughout the US speaking at churches, corporations, conventions, and colleges sharing her knowledge and insight regarding disease prevention and cure utilizing food, earning her the title of “The Culinary Doctor” by her peers and patients. Dr. Powell combines practical, responsible academic knowledge with her humor and high-energy personality, making her a highly sought after national speaker.
Dr. Powell also wrote Food Essentials for the Busy Professional as your guide to enjoy preparing and eating foods that are nourishing, sustaining, and delicious without feeling deprived or overwhelmed.
- American Board of Family Physicians
- Member of The American Academy of Family Physicians
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