Brenda Davis, R.D.
Becoming Vegan, Express Edition: The Everyday Guide to Plant-based Nutrition Sunday May 17, 2020
9:00 am – 10:34 am EST
Brenda Davis, R.D., registered dietitian, is a leader in her field and an internationally acclaimed speaker. She has been a featured speaker at international nutrition, medical and health conferences in over a dozen countries.
She is co-author of nine vegetarian and vegan nutrition classics with over 750,000 copies in print, in 10 languages: Becoming Vegan: Comprehensive Edition, Becoming Vegan: Express Edition, Becoming Vegan, Becoming Raw, Becoming Vegetarian, The New Becoming Vegetarian, The Raw Food Revolution Diet, Defeating Diabetes and Dairy-free and Delicious. She is also a contributing author to a tenth book, The Complete Vegetarian. Her most recent works, Becoming Vegan: Comprehensive Edition won the 2014 REAL Best of 2014 Book Award, and Becoming Vegan: Express Edition won the Canada Book Award and was a finalist and received honorable mention in the Foreward Book of the Year Award.
Brenda has authored numerous professional and lay articles. She is the lead dietitian in a diabetes intervention research project in Majuro, Marshall Islands, where the population experiences among the highest rates of diabetes in the world.
Brenda is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and Dietitians of Canada, and is a past chair of the Vegetarian Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. In 2007, she was inducted into the Vegetarian Hall of Fame.