For the media

The Vitamin D Council is regarded across the globe as a primary source for the latest news and research on vitamin D. The Vitamin D Council has been mentioned or used as a source of information in countless newspapers and magazines, including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Huffington Post and Whole Foods Magazine. Executive Director Dr. John Cannell has appeared on 60 Minutes and Sunday Today, while the video “Dr. John Cannell on vitamin D” has been viewed over 180,000 times on YouTube.

The Vitamin D Council is a nonprofit, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) educational corporation. The Vitamin D Council’s mission is to educate the general public and health professionals on vitamin D, sun exposure, and the vitamin D deficiency pandemic.

Contact information

Brant Cebulla
Development Director
(805) 439-1075
[email protected]

In the news

"Defending Against Disease -- With Vitamin D: New Studies Suggest It Isn't Just Bones That Might Benefit." Wall Street Journal. July 15, 2008.

"Quest Acknowledges Errors in Vitamin D Tests." The New York Times. January 7, 2009.

"How much vitamin D do I need?" Chicago Tribune. March 22, 2009.

"How Much Vitamin D? Why Many Experts Take Issue With The IOM's New Recommendations." Huffington Post. Decmber 25, 2010.

"Low Vitamin D Raises Women's Hip Fracture Risk." The Washington Post. August 19, 2008.

"New Research on Vitamin D, Part 1: Vitamin D is Unique." Whole Foods Magazine. April 2011.


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