David A. Kessler

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David Aaron Kessler
Kessler in April 2009
Born (1951-05-13) May 13, 1951 (age 67)
New York, New York
OccupationPediatrician, lawyer, author, administrator
NationalityAmerican
Alma materAmherst College, Harvard University, University of Chicago
SubjectsNutrition
Notable work(s)Your Food Is Fooling You: How Your Brain Is Hijacked by Sugar, Fat, and Salt, The End of Overeating: Taking Control of the Insatiable American Appetite, A Question of Intent: A Great American Battle with a Deadly Industry

David Aaron Kessler (born May 13, 1951) is an American pediatrician, lawyer, author, and administrator (both academic and governmental). He was the Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) from November 8, 1990 to February 28, 1997.[1]

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  1. "David A. Kessler, MD". BIO (Annual International Convention) 2004 Newsroom. 2004-06-14. Retrieved 2007-12-16.

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