James B. LaValle, RPh, CCN, is a nationally recognized clinical pharmacist, nutritionist, and the founder of LaValle Metabolic Institute and Integrative Health Resources. Dr. LaValle has extensive experience in clinical practice, product design and formulation, and technology development. He is also an educator, media personality, and author who has written over eighteen books, including Cracking the Metabolic Code and Smart Medicine for Healthier Living.