NLM Historical Collections: NutritionOffers a virtual tour of historical materials related to nutrition. These materials include images, books, journals, historical films, an online exhibition, NLM history talks, and more. Browse tens of thousands of books related to the history of nutrition, including requirements and deficiencies, child health, food supply, and public health policy.
During medical school, he developed an interest in community health education and subsequently developed program focusing on training local hip-hop and spoken word artists as health educators with funding support from the Albert Schweitzer Fellowship. This program was inspired by his experience of training barbers as health educators at the CNN featured, Project Brotherhood, a clinic focusing on the health of African-American men in Chicago. His experience at Project Brotherhood made him keenly aware of the impact of social determinants of health, but he was most interested in the effects of nutrition on health and disease.