Chief Medical Advisor
Dr. Susan Lord graduated from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, completing her residency in Family Practice. From 1996 to 2007, she was the Associate Director for Medical Education and Director of Nutrition Programs at the Center for Mind-Body Medicine in Washington, DC. She directed Food as Medicine, a week-long training program in clinical nutrition for physicians, medical school faculty and other health professionals.
Dr. Lord was a senior faculty member for the Center's other week long training programs, Mind-Body Medicine and CancerGuides. She also worked extensively in the Healing the Wounds of War program, teaching mind-body medicine to health professionals in Kosovo, during and after the war.
She specializes in complementary and alternative medicine using mind-body approaches, functional medicine, clinical nutrition, Gestalt psychotherapy and lifestyle counseling.