October – Hungry For Change Symposium

Join Dr. Ludwig on Oct 25 in Los Angeles for the Hungry For Change Symposium on Obesity. Other Speakers include Kelly Brownell and stellar UCSF faculty. Click here for tickets and to learn more. Hope to see you there!

August on PBS – Our 90 minutes PBS Special!

Click here to learn more about our national PBS special, and to check local listings for our show.

April 8, at 10 am EST – George Brown Culinary School, Toronto

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Up Close, Unscripted: In Conversation with Dr. David Ludwig and Chef Dawn

This seminar will dive into the realities of meal-planning, diets, cooking, and nutritional science. David S. Ludwig, MD, Ph.D. a highlight of our Ambition Nutrition Symposium in 2016, is returning to George Brown College with his partner Chef Dawn Ludwig. With moderator Alison Fryer, they’ll discuss the science of weight gain as explored in his book, Always Hungry? Conquer Cravings, Retrain Your Fat Cells, and Lose Weight Permanently. This revolutionary book, featuring recipes by Chef Ludwig, rewrites the rules on diet, weight loss, and health. Afterwards, there will be a short reception and a chance to meet and mingle with the author. For tickets, click here and scroll halfway down the page.

March 13 on PBS Detroit

Did you miss us on Detroit Public Television? You can still watch the show! And donate! Click here to learn more.

January 12 – Facebook Live with Dr. David Ludwig and Gary Taubes!

Join Dr. Ludwig Thursday at 2:30pm (EST), for a Facebook Live interview with Gary Taubes, author of the new book, The Case Against Sugar. They’ll take a deep dive into the science and politics of sugar, and find out more about Gary’s personal journey. They’ll also take questions during the interview if time allows.



Cook and Learn from Always Hungry?

With Dr. David Ludwig and Chef Dawn Ludwig

November 12, 19, and 26.

Join us for a special three-session workshop on healthy cooking and nutrition with Dr. David Ludwig, MD, PhD, practicing endocrinologist and researcher at Boston Children’s Hospital, Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, and Professor of Nutrition at Harvard School of Public Health. A featured speaker at our Ambition Nutrition symposium this past May, he’s returning to our campus by popular demand! Dr. Ludwig and Chef Dawn Ludwig, co-creators of the New York Times bestseller Always Hungry?: Conquer Cravings, Retrain Your Fat Cells, and Lose Weight Permanently, are bringing their book to our kitchens November 12, 19, and 26.

In this unique workshop series, students will prepare recipes and explore the science of Always Hungry? over three consecutive Saturdays. The first class will be led by Dr. Ludwig and Chef Ludwig. You’ll learn the core concepts of Always Hungry? and practice meal planning as outlined in your own copy of this revolutionary book — included when you register for the workshop series. The following two Saturdays will continue the exploration of their culinary strategies while working with our chef instructor Ema Costantini.

Don’t miss the chance to learn from Dr. Ludwig’s cutting-edge research and Dawn Ludwig’s experience creating healthy recipes — spaces are very limited! Registration for this three-day educational and cooking workshop series is available online for $395.