Pamela Peeke, MD, MPH, FACP, is a clinical assistant professor of medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, a Pew Foundation scholar in nutrition and metabolism, and an adjunct senior research fellow at the National Institutes of Health. A regular contributor to Good Housekeeping, Dr. Peeke is frequently quoted in O magazine, Shape, Vogue, Fitness, Glamour, and Redbook. Dr. Peeke is a member of Oprahâ€™s O Team of medical experts. Sheâ€™s the author of the New York Times bestseller Body for Life for Women, and the national bestseller Fight Fat After Forty. As chief medical correspondent for Discovery Health TV, she developed the National Body Challenge program, for which sheâ€™s national spokesperson.