Eat Smart - Be Smart: A Child's Guide to Vegetarianism
Location: Main Tent
Rimjhim Duggal Stephens
MD, Pediatrics and Nutrition
Dr. Rimjhim Duggal Stephens is a champion of health. As the Health and Nutrition Strategist at Nature’s Path Foods, she keeps us on the cutting edge of nutritional advice and health initiatives.
Trained in medicine at Manipal University and the University of the West Indies, Dr. Duggal Stephens has always been drawn to healing through food. She went on to study nutrition science after completing her medical degree, and since then, her extensive knowledge has allowed her to help many patients manage their illnesses for which food was often a common denominator. She acts as a wellness guide both within our community and in the wider world.
Dr. Duggal Stephens and her husband, Arjan Stephens, co-created Love Crunch granola and spearheaded Nature’s Path’s “Bite4Bite” initiative, through which up to $1 million is annually donated to food banks in need.
A skilled teacher and writer, Dr. Duggal Stephens’ is also a lifelong meditator and has contributed to Meditation as Medication for the Soul. In her spare time she mentors a global young adult group that focuses on ethical leadership, service, and conscious living.