|November 20, 2012||
David Jones, MD: A Clinician’s Journey
Interview by Laurie Hofmann and Suzanne Snyder
David S. Jones, MD, is the president and director of medical education for The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM), Gig Harbor, Washington. He has practiced as a family physician with emphasis in functional and integrative medicine for more than 25 years. He is a recognized expert in the areas of nutrition, lifestyle changes for optimal health, and managed care, as well as the daily professional functions consistent with the modern specialty of family practice. Dr Jones is the recipient of the 1997 Linus Pauling Award in Functional Medicine. He is the immediate past president of PrimeCare, the Independent Physician Association of Southern Oregon (IPASO), where he served for 7 years representing the majority of physicians in the Southern Oregon area.
Laurie Hofmann, MPH, is executive director of The Institute for Functional Medicine. She recently interviewed David Jones, MD, on behalf of Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine.