Maya Shetreat-Klein, MD

Food as Medicine Faculty

Maya Shetreat-Klein, MD, is an integrative pediatric neurologist, herbalist, urban farmer, naturalist, and author of The Dirt Cure: Growing Healthy Kids With Food Straight from Soil. Maya completed the University of Arizona’s Fellowship in Integrative Medicine and subsequently wrote the Introduction to Integrative Neurology curriculum. She has lectured on children’s health, education and time in nature, botanical medicine, biodiversity, and the relationship between health and the natural world. Maya has testified on topics including fracking, safe products for children, and the impact of chemical exposures on children’s health. She practices in New York City, where she teaches about Terrain Medicine.