18. Feb


Podcast with Dr. Brad Schoenfeld

Brad Schoenfeld, Ph.D, C.S.C.S., is an internationally renowned fitness expert and widely regarded as one of the leading authorities on body composition training (muscle development and fat loss). He is a lifetime drug-free bodybuilder, and has won numerous natural bodybuilding titles.

Brad is a best-selling author of multiple fitness books. His newest release, The M.A.X. Muscle Plan (Human Kinetics, 2012), is a scientifically-proven approach to maximizing muscle development and has been widely referred to as the "muscle-building bible." Brad also has authored  Sculpting Her Body Perfect (over 150,000 copies in print), Look Great Naked (LA Times bestseller and #1 overall book on Amazon.com on multiple occasions), Women's Home Workout Bible, and others.

Brad has been published or appeared in such consumer publications as Shape, Self, Fitness, Ladies Home Journal, Redbook, Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire, Woman's Day, Fit, The New York Times, New York Daily News, Gannett Suburban Papers, The Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Oxygen, Musclemag, Ironman, Muscle and Fitness Hers, and many, many others. He is currently a columnist for Muscular Development Magazine and serves as a regular fitness expert for numerous popular websites. He has been a fitness correspondent for News 12 (Westchester, NY) and has appeared on over a hundred television shows including FOX Newschannel, CNN Headline News, CBS Evening News, UPN News, Good Day New York, Good Day LA, CBS New York Live, NBC Live at Five, and Today in New York, as well as hundreds of radio programs across the country.

Brad is a consultant to Reebok International and provides educational content for their ReebokOne program. He also is on the advisory board for Dymatize Nutrition, a leading manufacturer of nutritional supplements. He was formerly the national spokesperson for Dreamfields Foods, makers of the world's premier low-carb pasta.

Brad also have some new books coming out this year that are available for pre order: Science and Development of Muscle Hypertrophy and a book for females called Strong & Sculpted.

Also make sure to check out his website where he publishes great blog post regarding his latest research.

In this podcast, Brad and I discussed the mechanisms for muscle hypertrophy.




About the author:

Juma Iraki

Juma Iraki is a certified Personal Trainer and holds a Bachelor degree in Nutrition Sciences. He has also completed the IOC Diploma in Sports Nutrition through the International Olympic Committee and is currently doing his Masters degree in Sports Nutrition at The University of Stirling.

He is the CEO of Iraki Nutrition AS and Head of Nutrition at AFPT where he lectures in Sports Nutrition. He also works as a business consultant for Proteinfabrikken in Norway and as a sports nutritionist for the National Judo Federation in Norway.