Dr. Mark Rowe graduated from UCD Medical School in 1991 and has worked in General Practice for more than twenty years to date. He founded the Waterford Health Park in Ireland which received the Global Health Improvement Award, ‘A Place to Flourish.’
Mark 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.
Dr. Rowe has an unbridled desire to change the culture of ‘a pill for every ill’; instead he advocates positive lifestyle change as the best medicine for burnout prevention and lasting wellbeing.
He has authored two books to date including ‘A Prescription for Happiness’ & ‘The Men’s Health Book’. He also writes the GoodHealthTimes, a free quarterly newsletter with seasonal positive health messages.
As an International Keynote speaker, Dr. Rowe regularly delivers events & workshops for organisations around the world on topics including :
- Prescription For Inner Happiness
- Keys To Real Resilience
- Purpose – Secret Sauce For Life Success
- Self-Care: Lifestyle As Medicine
- Optimum Vitality
- Habits & Willpower That Work
- Cultivating Environments To Flourish
- Why Wellbeing Works.
Dr. Rowe can work with you to create a bespoke message for your people & organisation. By incorporating his principles of self-care with his extensive medical experience, he enables lasting positive change in people and their organizations. Notable speaking invitations to date include the American House of Representatives. His TEDx talk titled “The Doctor of the Future: Prescribing Lifestyle as Medicine” took place in University College Dublin.