About Dr. Mike

Author, speaker, and nutritional consultant Mike Roussell, PhD is known for transforming complex nutritional concepts into practical nutritional habits that his clients can use to ensure permanent weight loss and long lasting health. Dr. Roussell holds a bachelor degree in biochemistry from Hobart College and a doctorate in nutrition from Pennsylvania State University. Mike is the founder of Naked Nutrition, LLC, a multimedia nutrition company that provides health and nutrition solutions directly to consumers and industry professionals via DVDs, books, ebooks, audio programs, monthly newsletters, live events, and white papers.

Dr. Roussell’s robust academic background, coupled with his broad range of experience from consulting with pharmaceutical and food companies, medical schools, top rated fitness facilities, and individual clients, gives him the unique ability to translate scientific findings into relevant, understandable, and actionable strategies. This has made Mike a sought after expert contributor to both national print publications and leading online fitness outlets such as Men’s Health, Men’s Fitness, Experience Life, Volleyball, Dick’s Sporting Goods Game On, Ironman, Muscle & Fitness magazines, T-Nation.com, LiveStrong.com, ShapeUpAmerica.org, Shape.com and Bodybuilding.com.

Dr. Mike writes the weekly “Ask The Diet Doctor” column at Shape.com as well as the biweekly “Ask The Macro Manager” at Bodybuilding.com. He authored the book, Your Naked Nutrition Guide (2007), in addition to serving as the nutritionist for Power Training (Rodale, 2007) and Strength Training Cardio (Rodale, 2010). Dr. Roussell maintains a popular diet and nutrition blog at MikeRoussell.com