• By Shawn Bishop

Medical Experts for Media – Diet & Preventive Medicine

August 16, 2010

Donald Hensrud, M.D.

Donald Hensrud, M.D., a specialist in all aspects of nutrition, weight loss, preventive medicine, and executive health

  • Chair, Division of Preventive, Occupational and Aerospace Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Minnesota
  • Previous Medical Director, Executive Health Program, Mayo Clinic, Minnesota, for more than 10 years
  • Medical Editor-in-Chief, The Mayo Clinic Diet, which debuted at No. 1 on The New York Times Best-Seller List in January 2010
  • Medical Editor-in-Chief, The New Mayo Clinic Cookbook, which won a 2005 James Beard Foundation Award
  • Medical Editor-in-Chief, The Mayo Clinic Plan: 10 Essential Steps to a Better Body and Healthier Life
  • Previous Author, Health column in Fortune Magazine, for more than three years

Media Experience:

Extensive interview experience in local and national print and broadcast media (live, with and without studio audience, taped, and satellite interviews), including US News & World Report, “Good Morning America,” “The Today Show,” “The Early Show,” The Washington Post and “The Martha Stewart Show.”

Sample Interviews:

NBC - The Martha Stewart Show

ABC - Good Morning America

Medical Edge TV

To schedule an interview, call:

Media Relations Consultant Ginger Plumbo (507-284-5005)