Dr. Ronald Hoffman MD, CNS, FACAM has been a pioneer in the field of Integrative and Functional Medicine. He was medical director of the Hoffman Center, founded in 1985, and continues to see patients in his medical practice in New York City. He is Past President of the American College for Advancement in Medicine (ACAM), and currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Alliance for Natural Health (ANH). He is author of numerous books and publications, the latest of which is How to Talk to Your Doctor (About Complementary and Alternative Medicine). He is frequently called upon to lecture to the public and medical professionals, and his articles have appeared in medical journals as well as popular magazines. He is the host of America’s longest-running physician-hosted health radio program, which began as Health Talk in 1988, and now is syndicated nationally as Intelligent Medicine. Additionally, his Intelligent Medicine podcasts feature various health topics as well as notable guests in the natural health community. He is an avid runner, cyclist and swimmer, and has recently added yoga to his personal regimen.