Dr. Mark Gilbert is a board certified psychiatrist who has a wealth of experience in the field of Mind Body Medicine and the treatment of patients with stress, trauma, and life-threatening and chronic illnesses. As a lecturer at the University of Toronto, Dr Gilbert taught the Family Therapy program at the Hospital for Sick Children for almost a decade, taking special interest in consultation to families affected by physical illness. In April 2006 he joined the Psychiatry Department at the University of Arizona as Director of the Consultation-Liaison program and as the Director of the Mind-Body Medicine Skills Group Program at the Arizona Health Sciences Center. He has run The Eye of the Hurricane for patients, as well as for faculty, residents and medical students at the University. Dr. Gilbert is also the Associate Director of Psychosocial Oncology and Director of Professionalism at the Arizona Cancer Center. He has a full affiliation with the Reproductive Health Center in Tucson, a teaching affiliation with the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, and is a Board Member of the International Network of Integrative Mental Health.
Dr. Gilbert has lectured extensively in his field, including key note lectures to Hospitals and Academic Departments across North America. He has been frequently interviewed by the Canadian Broadcast Network on radio and television, and in Canada's national newspaper, the Globe and Mail. He was recently profiled on PBS's Arizona Illustrated and in the Arizona Republic, and has given dozens of lectures on Mind-Body Medicine across the country.