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Mark Rowe

Dr. Mark Rowe has been a practicing family physician for over 25 years.

He is a founder & doctor at the RoweCreavin Medical Practice & ‘BeWell Clinic.’

In 2009 Mark founded the Waterford Health Park, by sensitively restoring the Presentation Convent (a protected structure originally designed by the gothic revivalist architect Pugin, of Big Ben fame)

It espouses Marks core values towards primary healthcare provision – ground floor GP access, a ‘walk to’as well as ‘drive to’ for local community, free onsite parking, a building that inspires & supports positive community health initiatives  in addition to an internal environment that creates a ‘generative space.’ This includes an internal healing garden & layout that ‘normalises’ the health experience. This was recognised internationally in 2013 in receiving the global health improvement award – ‘A Place to Flourish’ award in Chicago.

Marks passion for wellbeing has led to his being appointed an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the RCSI School of Medicine & Health Sciences.

He has a successful podcast ‘In the Doctors Chair ’ launched in Spring 2021; https://bit.ly/3AWELpY.

Mark has written several books to date including  – ‘A Prescription for Happiness: The Ten Commitments to a Happier, Healthier Life’ and ‘The Men’s Health Book’. His latest book ‘The VitalityMark’ was published by Gill  in March 2022 and has been a number 1. bestseller.

Mark’s monthly Self-Development Club; an online Membership Room :  https://bit.ly/3se042q an  active engagement is a journey of growth, learning by doing & being leading to a deeper understanding of wellbeing.

He has recently developed his Health & Wellbeing measurement platform VitalityMark™ https://lnkd.in/eyrdGB5H

As a Keynote speaker, Mark Rowe has  delivered events and workshops for organisations around the world. His TEDx talk titled ‘The Doctor of the Future: Prescribing Lifestyle as Medicine’ took place in University College Dublin in 2017. Notable engagements to date have included Smurfit Executive Leadership Program, the American House of Representatives, the Japanese and British Societies of Lifestyle Medicine, as well as a number of Fortune 500 companies.

Mark  is among the first medical professionals globally to be certified as a Diplomate of the International Board of Lifestyle Medicine, advocating lifestyle change as the best medicine for lasting wellbeing.

Learn more about Dr. Mark Rowe by visiting http://drmarkrowe.com/marks-story/

Link to Dr. Rowe’s TedX Talk – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G0Vd5mOxbEM