Last updated on: 2/4/2013 | Author: ProCon.org

Luc Djoussé, MD, DSc Biography

Title:
Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School
Position:
Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Is Drinking Milk Healthy for Humans?"
Reasoning:

“If you like to eat dairy products, you may be better off watching the fat content. Low-fat dairy products may be better than full dairy products, where the saturated fat especially is high.”

“Low-Fat Dairy Products May Lower High Blood Pressure,” Press release, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, June 26, 2006

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
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Individuals with PhDs, MDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to milk. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to milk.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
  • Associate Epidemiologist, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Professor, Preventive Medicine and Epidemiology, Boston University
  • Researcher, Harvard University
Education:
  • MD, school unknown
  • DSc (Doctor of Science), school unknown
  • MPH, school unknown
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Does Drinking Milk Contribute to Heart Disease?