About Joan Borysenko, PhD

Joan Borysenko, PhD is a world renowned expert in the mind-body connection and a pioneering force in integrative medicine. Her work has been foundational in the growth of an international healthcare revolution that recognizes the role of meaning and spirituality in health and healing.

She earned her doctorate in Medical Sciences from Harvard Medical School, where she completed post-doctoral training in cancer cell biology. After the death of her father from cancer, she became more interested in the person with the illness than in the disease itself, which drove her to complete further postdoctoral fellowships in behavioral medicine and psychoneuroimmunology.

Dr. Borysenko is also a licensed psychologist; President of Mind-Body Health Sciences, LLC in Santa Fe, NM; and a New York Times bestselling author. Learn more on her website.

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Mind-Body Medicine