About: Bernie Siegel, MD
- Role : Teleclass Faculty
- Website : http://berniesiegelmd.com/
- Experience : 4th year as a Guest Speaker at Dr. Lissa Rankin’s WHMI
- Specialist in : An internationally recognized expert in the field of cancer treatment and complementary,holistic medicine.
Bernie Siegel, MD is a retired general/pediatric surgeon who is now involved in humanizing medical care and medical education. In 1978, he originated Exceptional Cancer Patients (ECaP), a specific form of individual and group therapy. He is the author of Love, Medicine & Miracles; Peace, Love & Healing; How to Live Between Office Visits; Prescriptions for Living; and Help Me to Heal (with Yosaif August).
Bernie and his wife, Bobbie, live in Connecticut and have five children and eight grandchildren. Bernie embraces a philosophy of living and dying that stands at the forefront of the ethical and spiritual issues our society and medical care grapple with today.