Eric is a physician dedicated to preventative health with a passion for bringing mindfulness to patients and providers. He brought mindfulness to patients in private practice for nine years on the campus of Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla, California, then served as Chief Medical Officer for a population health company for four years during which time he integrated mindfulness into population health initiatives. Eric designed and implemented a mindfulness-based resiliency program for healthcare providers at San Mateo Medical Center, a Mindfulness for Peak Performance program for leaders at National University, and a mindfulness for well-being program for veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder at the Palo Alto War Related Illness and Injury Study Center.
Eric has published articles in industry journals in the field of health protection and health promotion, has a written a book chapter on the health impact of lifestyle and health promotion in Health Promotion in the Workplace, 4th ed. and a book chapter on disability management and prevention in Current Occupational & Environmental Medicine, 5th ed. Eric's the author of Mindfulness and Peak Performance: Touch the Ground, Touch the Sky.
He loves to integrate mindfulness with surfing and kayaking, and quality time with his family.