Dr. Arjun Rayapudi

Dr. Arjun Rayapudi is a general surgeon and a plant-based community nutritionist. He is certified by American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. He did his surgical residency training at University of Florida and University of Illinois at Peoria after obtaining the medical degree from Rangaraya Medical College. He holds Plant Based Nutrition Certificate from Cornell University and Dr. McDougall's Starch Solution Certificate. He is working as a General Surgeon and Endoscopist at Burin Peninsula Health Care Center, located in beautiful rural Newfoundland, Canada.

Dr. Shobha Rayapudi


Dr. Shobha Rayapudi is a physician, epidemiologist, researcher, and a clinical trialist. Besides the medical degree from Rangaraya Medical College, she holds a Masters of Science degree in Epidemiology (Clinical trials and evidence synthesis) from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and a certification in Plant-Based Nutrition from Cornell University. Working as a clinical trialist at the Johns Hopkins Center for Clinical Trials, her principle scientific interests have been on effects of nutrition in preventing and reversing chronic diseases. Along with her rocking husband, beautiful son, and veggie-loving dog, she resides in beautiful rural Newfoundland