Dr. Perlmutter is three-time New York Times bestselling author with his books published in 27 languages. Grain Brain, The Surprising Truth About Wheat, Carbs and Sugar has over 1 million copies in print. His most recent book, Brain Maker: The Power of Gut Microbes to Heal and Protect Your Brain–for Life, is also a New York Times Bestseller. And his latest book Grain Brain for Life will be published in October of 2016.
Dr. Perlmutter is a Board-Certified Neurologist and Fellow of the American College of Nutrition who received his M.D. degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine where he was awarded the Leonard G. Rowntree Research Award. He has published extensively in peer-reviewed scientific journals including Archives of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and The Journal of Applied Nutrition.
Dr. Perlmutter has been interviewed on nationally syndicated television programs including 20/20, Larry King Live, CNN, Fox News, Fox and Friends, The Today Show, Oprah, The Dr.Oz Show and The CBS Early Show. He is the recipient of the Linus Pauling Award for his innovative approaches to neurological disorders. He is the recipient of the 2006 National Nutritional Foods Association Clinician of the Year Award and was awarded the Humanitarian of the Year award from the American College of Nutrition in, 2010. In 2015 Dr. Perlmutter was awarded both the Media Award from the American College of Nutrition and the Healthy Living Award from The Invisible Disabilities Association.