"The Mind/Body/Spirit Connection
Mark Pettus, MD
Patient Education Forum - HSS
NYC (2014)

About Dr. Pettus:
Dr. Pettus is a board-certified internist and nephrologist practicing for more than 25 years. He received his A.B. from Boston University and his M.D. from the University of Massachusetts Medical School. His postdoctoral training was at Harvard Medical School. He completed his renal fellowship at The Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. Dr. Pettus is also an alumnus of The Advanced Program for Conflict Resolution, Negotiation, and Mediation at The Harvard School of Public Health. He also has certification as an integrative holistic practitioner.

He currently serves as Medical Director of Translational Education, Wellness and Population Health at Berkshire Health Systems. In addition, he serves as Associate Dean of Medical Education at The University of Massachusetts Medical School’s western campus at Berkshire Medical Center. He is Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. He is the author of two books; The Savvy Patient: The Ultimate Advocate For Quality Health Care and It’s All in Your Head: Change Your Mind, Change Your Health, and Change Your Life. Dr. Pettus has appeared on numerous TV and radio venues nationally, including Good Morning America, NPR and PBS

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