Chairman of the Institute for Functional Medicine and Five-time #1 New York Times Bestselling Author
Mark Hyman, MDhas dedicated his career to identifying and addressing the root causes of chronic illness through a groundbreaking whole-systems medicine approach known as functional medicine. He is a family physician, a five-time #1 New York Times bestselling author, Chairman of the Institute for Functional Medicine, Linus Pauling Award recipient, and an internationally recognized leader in his field. Through his private practice, education efforts, writing, research, advocacy and public-policy work, he strives to improve access to functional medicine, and to widen the understanding and practice of it, empowering others to treat the underlying causes of illness, tackling the roots of our chronic-disease epidemic. The Blood Sugar Solution book and companion PBS special addresses the global epidemic of obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease.