Eric Westman, MD

Eric Westman is a Director at the inerHEALTH Foundation. Dr. Westman received his MD from the University of Wisconsin/Madison, completed internal medicine residency and chief residency at the University of Kentucky/Lexington, and completed a General Internal Medicine Fellowship at Duke University, which included a Masters Degree in clinical research. At Duke since 1990, he is Director of the Duke Lifestyle Medicine Clinic, has carried out clinical research and clinical care regarding lifestyle treatments for obesity and diabetes, and has over 90 peer-reviewed publications. He is currently the Chairman of the Board of the Obesity Medicine Association (formerly, the American Society of Bariatric Physicians) and a Fellow of the Obesity Medicine Association and the Obesity Society. He is author of the New York Times Bestseller The New Atkins for a New You, Cholesterol Clarity, and Keto Clarity.