Mark Moyad, M.D., M.P.H.

Jenkins/Pomkempner Director of Preventive & Alternative Medicine

Biography

“Dr. Moyad is arguably the world’s leading medical expert on dietary supplements, but he’s not quick to recommend them to everyone.” (from the Editors of Prevention Magazine). He currently occupies an endowed position, which was created and funded entirely by the patients he has helped over the past 25+ years.  He is the Jenkins/Pokempner Director of Preventive/Complementary and Alternative Medicine at the University of Michigan Medical Center in the Department of Urology.  Mark received his medical education from the University of South Florida College of Public Health and the Wayne State University School of Medicine.  He is the primary author of over 150 published medical journal articles on the subjects of lifestyle changes and supplements, the past editor-in-chief of the medical journal Seminars in Preventive & Alternative Medicine, and has given over 5000 lectures around the world to the public and health care professionals in virtually every medical specialty and major medical center.  Mark is the co-author or author of 15 academic and consumer books including Integrative Medicine Clinical/Teaching Guidebooks, the Promoting Wellness Series for patients and his most recent public bestseller “The Supplement Handbook: A Trusted Expert’s Guide to What Works & What’s Worthless for more than 100 conditions.”  He has been a consultant and/or interviewed for most major magazines, websites, radio and television shows devoted to health in the U.S. and appears regularly on a variety of network news/programs. Dr. Moyad also loves running, movies, sushi, his wife Mia and kids, University of Michigan Football, Hockey, Basketball & Softball teams but only when they are winning, and their dog “Chauncey”, but of course not in that specific order.