About the Journal

Advances in Mind Body Medicine explores the relationship between mind, body, spirit and health; the human experiences of health, illness and medical care; and the clinical, social, and personal implications of a medicine that acknowledges the whole person.

Advances looks for fresh thinking vigorous debate, and careful analysis. It is open to all members and observers of the healthcare and research community.

Combining a holistic approach to conventional medicine Advances helps serve all types of practitioners.





Andrew W. Campbell MD


Lee S. Berk, DrPH, MPH
School of Public Health and School of Medicine,
Loma Linda University

Joan Borysenko, PhD
Mind/Body Health Sciences, Inc

David M. Brady, ND, DC, CCN
University of Bridgeport

Timothy Culbert, MD
Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

James S. Gordon, MD
Center for Mind-Body Medicine
Georgetown University

T. George Harris
University of California, San Diego

Lewis Mehl-Madrona, MD, PhD
University of Saskatchewan

Pamela Miles, Reiki Master
New York, NY

James W. Pennebaker, PhD

Martin L. Rossman, MD
University of California, San Francisco

Tatjana Sivik, MA, MD, PhD
Institute of Psychosomatic Medicine and University of Göteborg
Göteborg, Sweden

Ann Gill Taylor, RN, MS, EdD, FAAN
University of Virginia

Sidney MacDonald Baker, MD
Autism Research Institute

Mark Blumenthal
American Botanical Council

Ian Coulter, PhD
RAND/Samueli Chair in Integrative Medicine

James Dillard, MD, DC, LAc
Integrative Pain Medicine

Gloria F. Donnelly, PhD, RN, FAAN
Drexel University

Jeanne Drisko, MD
University of Kansas

Joel S. Edman, DSc, FACN, CNS
Thomas Jefferson University

Karen Erickson, DC
New York Chiropractic College

Andrea Girman, MD, MPH
Genova Diagnostics

Garry F. Gordon, MD, DO
Gordon Research Institute

Yuxin He, LAc, PhD
Academy of Oriental Medicine at Austin

Elise Hewitt, DC
Portland, OR

Ellen Kamhi, PhD, RN
Stony Brook University

Anup Kanodia, MD, MPH
Ohio State University

Günver Kienle, Dr med
Institute for Applied Epistemology

Lori Knutson, RN, BSN, HN-BC
Allina Hospitals & Clinics

James B. Lago, EMT, DDS, BA
Chicago Dental Health

Lixing Lao, PhD, LAc
University of Maryland

Karen Lawson, MD
University of Minnesota

Eric Leskowitz, MD
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston

George Lewith, MD, FRCP
University of Southhampton

Erqiang Li, PhD
East West College of Natural Medicine

Susan Luck, MS, RN
University of Miami

Cuauhtemoc Hernandez Maya, MD
Tao Healing Arts Center

Bill Manahan, MD
University of Minnesota

Rollin McCraty, PhD
Institute of HeartMath

Daniel A. Monti, MD
Thomas Jefferson University

Gerard Mullin, MD
Johns Hopkins University

John Neely, MD
Pennsylvania State University

Paula J. Nenn, MD, ABIHM
Optimal Health and Prevention Research Foundation

Garth L. Nicolson, PhD
The Institute for Molecular Medicine

Xie Ning, PhD
Heilongjiang University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Joseph E. Pizzorno, ND
Seattle, WA

Lawrence A. Plumlee, MD
Chemical Sensitivity Disorders Association

William J. Rea, MD
Environmental Health Center-Dallas

Eric R. Secor Jr, ND, MPH, MS, LAc
University of Connecticut

Martha Stark, MD
Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Mental Health Center

Alex Vasquez, DC, ND, DO
University of Texas

Roeland van Wijk, PhD
International Institute of Biophysics

Shi Xian, MD, PhD
General Hospital of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army

Shun Zhongren, PhD
Heilongjiang University of Traditional Chinese Medicine