Lissa Rankin, MD

Visiting Teacher

Lissa Rankin, MD, New York Times bestselling author of Mind Over Medicine, The Fear
Cure, and The Anatomy of a Calling, is a physician, speaker, founder of the Whole Health Medicine Institute, and mystic. Her latest book is The Daily Flame: 365 Love Letters from Your Inner Pilot Light.

Passionate about what makes people optimally healthy and what predisposes them to illness, she is on a mission to merge science and spirituality in a way that not only facilitates the health of the individual, but also uplifts the health of the collective. Bridging between seemingly disparate worlds, Lissa is a connector, collaborator, curator, and amplifier, broadcasting not only her unique visionary ideas, but also those of cutting-edge visionaries she discerns and trusts, especially in the field of her latest research into “Sacred Medicine.”

Lissa has starred in two National Public Television specials and also leads workshops both online and at retreat centers like Esalen and Kripalu. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her daughter and husband. She blogs at LissaRankin.com and posts regularly on Facebook.