Dr. William Davis, Co-Founder and Lead Educator
William Davis, MD, FACC is cardiologist and author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Wheat Belly: Lose the Wheat, Lose the Weight and Find Your Path Back to Health, Wheat Belly Total Health: The Ultimate Grain-Free Health and Weight-Loss Life Plan, and two cookbooks, the Wheat Belly Cookbook and the Wheat Belly 30-Minutes (Or Less!) Cookbook, also NY Times bestsellers and, most recently, the Wheat Belly 10-Day Grain Detox. His books have sold over 3 million copies in the North American market and are published in 37 countries. Major national media appearances include the Dr. Oz Show, CBS This Morning, National Public Radio, and Live with Kelly (Ripa), featured on Bill O’Reilly and the Colbert Report, and in print media including the covers of First for Women and Woman’s World magazines, the New York Post, the Chicago Tribune, the Atlantic, and Women’s Health. Dr. Davis has built a substantial online presence on his Wheat Belly Blog (www.wheatbellyblog.com) with more than 700,000 visits per month, over 20 million views since launch in September, 2011. There are also substantial followings on social media, including over 300,000 followers on Facebook. More than a book, more than social media, the Wheat Belly phenomenon has proven to be a movement, growing over time and creating an audience eager for food solutions that are healthy, delicious, convenient, and consistent with the Wheat Belly message.
Dr. Davis is a graduate of the St. Louis University School of Medicine, with training in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease at the Ohio State University Hospitals, advanced training in angioplasty at the Case Western Reserve University Hospitals where he also served as Director of the Cardiovascular Fellowship and Assistant Professor of Medicine. He now focuses on preventive care and providing self-empowering strategies to the public through his books and projects.
L Paul MacInnis, Co-Founder and Program Director
Highly creative and passionate about his work, Paul has created his own brand and style of social entrepreneurship. He has a unique ability to build bridges and relationships across the boundaries of divergent industries, organizations, and individuals and bring them together in pursuit of a common cause.
An eternal optimist, Paul places great faith in the potential of the human spirit. He deeply believes that everything we need to create a better world for ourselves and others is within us.
"In the years that I have worked with Dr. Davis I have been struck by his unwavering commitment to the health and wellness of his patients and readers.
In addition to being a talented healer, scientist, researcher and health crusader, he is wonderfully gifted teacher with an uncanny ability to explain complex ideas.
In my own life I have had the good fortune of witnessing the incredible power of this program and have felt fortunate to have been able to share it with family and friends. It is my sincere hope that this course will help you bring relief from suffering - and instill a sense of health empowerment in the world."