Dr. Andrew Weil

Founder and director, The Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine

<p>Andrew Weil, M.D., is a world-renowned leader and pioneer in the field of integrative medicine, a healing oriented approach to health care which encompasses body, mind, and spirit. Dr. Weil's latest book, <em>TRUE FOOD: Seasonal, Sustainable, Simple, Pure</em> publishes on October 9th, 2012.</p> <br> <p>Combining a Harvard education and a lifetime of practicing natural and preventive medicine, Dr. Weil is the founder and director of the <a href="" rel="nofollow">Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine</a> at the University of Arizona Health Sciences Center, where he is also a Clinical Professor of Medicine and Professor of Public Health and the Lovell-Jones Professor of Integrative Rheumatology. Dr. Weil received both his medical degree and his undergraduate AB degree in biology (botany) from Harvard University.</p> <br> <p>Dr. Weil is an internationally-recognized expert for his views on leading a healthy lifestyle, his philosophy of healthy aging, and his critique of the future of medicine and health care. Approximately 10 million copies of Dr. Weil's books have been sold, including <em>Spontaneous Healing</em>, <em>8 Weeks to Optimum Health</em>, <em>Eating Well for Optimum Health</em>, <em>The Healthy Kitchen</em>, <em>Healthy Aging, </em>and <em>Why Our Health Matters</em>.</p> <br> <p>Online, he is the editorial director of <a href="" rel="nofollow"></a>, the leading web resource for healthy living based on the philosophy of integrative medicine. He can be found on Facebook at <a href="" rel="nofollow"></a>, Twitter at <a href="" rel="nofollow"></a>, and Dr. Weil's Daily Health Tips blog at <a href="" rel="nofollow"></a>.</p> <br> <p><em><strong> See a comprehensive list of Dr. Weil's information: </strong></em><em><strong><a href="" rel="nofollow"></a></strong></em></p> <br> <p>He authors the popular "Self Healing" special publications, and is the Director of Integrative Health at Miraval Life in Balance Resort in Tucson, Ariz. As a columnist for <em>Prevention </em>magazine and a frequent guest on <em>Larry King Live, Oprah</em>, and the <em>Today Show</em>. Through books, websites, newsletters and his <a href="" rel="nofollow">nutritional vitamin</a> tool, Dr. Weil provides valuable information and insight on how to incorporate conventional and complementary medicine practices in one's life to optimize the body's natural healing power.</p>

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