Dr Mark Rowe
Family Physician and thought leader in Health, Happiness & Inner Wisdom
Living with Vitality
Dr. Mark Rowe graduated from UCD Medical School in 1991. He is among the first medical professionals globally to be certified as a Diplomate of the International Board of Lifestyle Medicine.
Lifestyle Medicine is defined as an evidence-based 'lifestyle first' approach to prevention and treatment of chronic disease.
He advocates lifestyle change as the best medicine for burnout prevention and lasting well-being. By incorporating his principles of self-care with his extensive medical experience, he enables lasting positive change in people and their organisations.
He founded the Waterford Health Park in Ireland which received the Global Health Improvement Award, ‘A Place to Flourish.’ As recognition of Dr. Rowe’s commitment to the built environment, and the pivotal role of primary care in the community. He has authored two books to date including 'A Prescription for Happiness’ & ‘The Men’s Health Book'. His TEDx talk titled 'The Doctor of the Future: Prescribing Lifestyle as Medicine' took place in University College Dublin.