Last updated on: 9/26/2008 | Author:

Theodore Beals, MD Biography

Former Chief of Pathology at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Ann Arbor, MI
Pro to the question "Is Drinking Milk Healthy for Humans?"

“My personal take on this is it’s obvious…that fresh market – raw market milk is in fact a prebiotic. It does stimulate beneficial organisms.”

Testimony, Organic Pastures v. State of California, Apr. 25, 2008

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Board Member, Farm to Consumer Foundation, 2001-present
  • National Director of Diagnostic Services, US Veterans Administration, Washington, DC, 1995-2001
  • National Director of Pathology & Laboratory Services, US Veterans Administration, Washington, DC, 1989-1995
  • Pathologist, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, 1971-1989
  • Professor, University of Michigan School of Medicine, 1971-2001
  • Board Member, Advisory Board of the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
  • Board certification, anatomic pathology, 1971
  • MD, Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1966
  • MS, Microbiology, University of Michigan, 1957
  • BS, Microbiology, University of Michigan, 1956
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Is Raw Milk More Healthful Than Pasteurized Milk?