Miriam Berg

Miriam Berg is a writer and editor, a political activist, and the president of the Council on Size & Weight Discrimination. Her special areas of interest are employment discrimination, accessibility issues, and health care rights.

Writings by Miriam Berg:

“Advocacy” chapter in Weight Bias: Nature, Consequences, and Remedies. Edited by Kelly D. Brownell, Leslie Rudd, Marlene B. Schwartz, Rebecca M. Puhl. Guilford Press, 2005. [Co-written with Lynn McAfee].

“Non-diet Approaches” entry in Encyclopedia of Obesity, ed. By Kathleen Keller, Sage Publications, 2008.

Articles in The Health At Every Size Blog (published by the Association for Size Diversity and Health), Radiance Magazine, Healthy Weight Journal, Resources: Workforce Issues in Medical Health Systems, Home Medical Equipment News, The Overcoming Overeating Newsletter, Lesbian Health News, Fat Girl, and Sojourner: The Women’s Forum.

Miriam is the author, compiler, and editor of all materials on this website unless otherwise specified.