As vice president, nutrition education and development, Luigi Gratton, M.D., coordinates the strategic management and direction of Herbalife’s nutrition curriculum to ensure Herbalife Independent Distributors have a thorough understanding of Herbalife® products, ingredients and benefits. In addition, he manages the day-to-day operations of the education department assuring all Distributor and medical inquiries receive a quick and accurate response.
Gratton speaks at major Herbalife events, enhancing Distributors’ knowledge about Herbalife® products. He also works closely with Distributor trainers around the world to ensure the dissemination of accurate product information.
He has written numerous articles on nutrition and obesity and has appeared on television speaking on nutrition, antiaging medicine, sports nutrition and other medical topics. Gratton earned an undergraduate degree in science and a master’s in public health from University of California, Los Angeles*. He was awarded a medical degree from Mount Sinai Medical School of New York University and fulfilled his residency in family medicine at Los Angeles County Hubert Humphrey Family Medicine Center. He completed a postdoctoral fellowship in clinical nutrition at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA*. In addition, Gratton has worked as a physician specialist in family medicine and as a clinical physician at the UCLA* Center for Human Nutrition in the risk factor obesity program. Gratton has been awarded Diplomate of The American Board of Family Practice and The American Board of Physician Nutrition.
*The University of California does not endorse specific products or services as a matter of policy.