Medical Director, Lisa Nelson MD

Education

Graduated summa cum laude from the University of MA in Amherst

Medical degree from University of MA Medical School, Worcester

Completed residency in family medicine at Boston Medical Center

Experience

Practicing family physician in Pittsfield, MA

Director of Medical Education at Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health in Stockbridge, MA( link)

Clinical instructor in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health in the School of Medicine at UMass, Worcester

Specialties/Interests

Community health and wellness

A whole foods approach to diet & nutrition

Mindfulness and stress reduction

Exercise medicine

The prevention and reversal of chronic disease through lifestyle change

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