AIHM President's Choice: An Article Series with AIHm President, Mimi Guarneri, MD, FACC, ABIHM

About the AIHM President’s Choice Article Series

We welcome you to take part in our tradition of sharing scientific news, policy changes, breakthroughs in integrative health, and more.

About AIHM President’s Choice

The President’s Choice, a much-loved tradition of the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine, has been carried over as an AIHM member benefit. Mimi Guarneri, MD, FACC, ABIHM, our President, shares curated selections of clinical medical results, advances in integrative health care, and more.

Guarneri, MimiMimi Guarneri, MD, FACC, ABIHM

Board-certified in cardiovascular disease, internal medicine, nuclear medicine and holistic medicine, Dr. Mimi Guarneri is President of the Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine, former President of the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine, and is Senior Advisor to the Atlantic Health System for the Center for Well Being and Integrative Medicine. She is founder and medical director of Guarneri Integrative Health, Inc., and the learning and educational center at Pacific Pearl La Jolla in La Jolla, California, which opened in 2014. She began her career at Scripps Clinic as an attending in interventional cardiology, where she placed thousands of coronary stents. Recognizing the need for a more comprehensive and holistic approach to cardiovascular disease, she founded the Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine and served as Medical Director for 15 years.

Dr. Guarneri is the author of The Heart Speaks. Her work has been featured on NBC Today and PBS. Her next book, 108 Steps to Health, Healing, and Longevity: A Cardiologist Reveals Your Road Map to Health, will be published by Hay House in 2016. Twenty-four of her video lectures were published as a series for The Great Courses, titled The Science of Natural Healing.

She has received numerous honors. Highlights include the 2012 Linus Pauling Functional Medicine Lifetime Achievement Award from the Institute for Functional Medicine and the Grace A. Goldsmith Award from the American College of Nutrition; the 2009 ARCS scientist of the year; and the 2011 winner of the Bravewell Leadership Award, which honors a physician leader who has made significant contributions to the transformation of the US health care system.

President's Choice Article Index