This is the faculty from the 2019 course. 2020 faculty not yet available.

Harvard Medical School

  • Abby Altman, PhD, Instructor in Psychiatry
  • Suzanne Bertisch, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Helen Delichatsios, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Elizabeth P. Frates, MD, Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Part-time
  • Janine Gilarde, RN, Breast Cancer Weight Loss Study, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; Founder, Coaching for Healthy Living
  • Lee Kaplan, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Suzanne Koven, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Susan Larrabee, LICSW, Clinical Social Worker, Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Roseanna Means, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Part-time
  • Darshan Mehta, MD, MPH, Instructor in Medicine
  • Kimberly Parks, DO, Lecturer on Medicine, Part-time
  • Edward M. Phillips, MD, Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Rani Polak, MD, Chef, MBA, Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Part-time
  • Shalu Ramchandani, MD, Instructor in Medicine, Part-time
  • Elizabeth Recupero, DO, Lecturer on Medicine, Part-time
  • John Rodolico, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Part-time
  • Claudia Rodriguez, MD, Instructor in Psychiatry
  • Laura Strauss Shea, LICSW, Clinical Social Worker, Phyllis Jen Center for Primary Care, Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Joji Suzuki, MD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
  • Walter Willett, MD, DrPH, Professor of Epidemiology and Nutrition, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Guest Faculty

  • Jane Barg, Health coach, Culinary coach, Chef
  • Cedric Bryant, PhD, President & Chief Science Officer, American Council on Exercise (ACE)
  • Nick Buettner, Founder and Vice President of Product, Blue Zones
  • Shirley Garrett, Culinary coach, Health coach, Medical exercise specialist, Chef
  • Veronica Kacinik, MSc, RD, PHEC, CDE, Co-Founder and Director, Food Literacy at the Medical Weight Management Centre, Coquitlam, BC, Canada
  • Liana Lianov, MD, MPH, Chair, Happiness Science and Positive Health Committee, American College of Lifestyle Medicine; Vice Chair, American Board of Lifestyle Medicine
  • Barbara Livingstone, DMin, LMHC, Private practice
  • Dean Ornish, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco and University of California, San Diego
  • Tom Rifai, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Wayne State University
  • Theresa Stone, MD, Attending Physician in Internal Medicine, MedStar Washington Health Center