National Board of Physician Nutrition Specialists
Dr. Michael Rothkopf is a recognized leader in the field of Clinical Nutrition and Metabolic Medicine. He has 35 years of clinical experience in the areas of nutritional support, obesity management and the perioperative care of bariatric surgery patients.
He is a Fellow of the American College of Nutrition, the American College of Physicians and the Obesity Society. He has held leadership positons at several national nutrition organizations and is currently President of the National Board of Physician Nutrition Specialists. He is the lead editor of the textbook, Metabolic Medicine and Surgery, a 833 page manuscript published by CRC Press in 2015. Dr Rothkopf holds 3 patents. He is also a serial entrepreneur with a track record of successful medical ventures.
Dr. Rothkopf graduated from Syracuse University and Eastern Virginia Medical School. He completed Internal Medicine residency at UMDNJ (now Rutgers), Chief Medical Residency at the VA Medical Center and Fellowship in Nutrition and Metabolism at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center. He was mentored in functional biochemistry by Dr Eric Newsholme of Oxford University.
Dr. Rothkopf has been a metabolic consultant at 12 different NJ hospitals. He has edited 3 textbooks and authored over 100 scientific publications. He was chairman of the 52nd and 53rd Annual Meetings of the American College of Nutrition. He currently serves as the Director of Metabolic Medicine of Atlantic Health in Morristown, NJ.
Wednesday, June 9, 2021
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM EDT