About Dr. Hugo Rodier

CURRENT OCCUPATION

Pioneer Clinic Medical Director in Draper

Integrative Clinic of Nurse Practitioners, Chiropractor, Physical Therapy, Nutritionist, Trainer and Massage.

University of Utah

Adjunct Professor:

Department of Foods and Nutrition

College of Health

Member Executive Committee for

The Center for Integrative Health Education, Research and Technology

Utah Medical Association

Editorial Board member

House of Delegates Representative

Chairman Environmental/Public Health Committee

UMA Council of Trustess - 2015 to present

Other Activities

Medical consultant for EMI Health's (former Educators Mutual Insurance)

Credential and Quality Improvement Committees

Integrative Health Network Chairman (Physicians, nurses and other health workers)

Editor "Integrative Medicine" newsletter

National/International speaker on Integrative Medicine.

EXPERIENCE

Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Nurses Preceptor, 1999- present

National Health Service Corps, 1987-1989, Eskimo Program, Dillingham, Alaska.

EDUCATION

Residency, 1987, University of Washington School of Medicine, Boise Family Practice.

Internship, 1985, Baylor College of Medicine.

Medical Doctor, 1984, University of Utah School of Medicine, Family Practice Honors.

Post graduate Washington University School of Medicine, Health Administration.

Thesis: "Private Practice vs. HMO Physicians."

B.S., Brigham Young University, Major Zoology. Cum Laude.

A.D., 1075, Ricks College. Emphasis Psychology. Magna Cum Laude.

INTERNATIONAL INVOLVEMENT

Relief Aid Bombay, India, 1996; Prasaad Project, New York, New York.

Relief Aid Rwanda/Zaire, 1994: Northwest Medical Team, Portland, Oregon.

Relief Aid Somalia/Kenya, 1993: Northwest Medical Team, Portland, Oregon.

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Host Radio Program: "Integrative Health," KTALK

Member Wasatch #1 Lodge: Master Mason 32

LANGUAGES

Native Spanish speaker, born in Chile. Moved to USA as Junior in High School.

Fluent in French (paternal ancestry).

PUBLICATIONS

"Comparative Effects of Beta Blocker Adrenergic Blocking Drugs on Experimental Ventricular Fibrillation Threshold," J. American Journal of Cardiology, 1984;51:1196-1202;

Editor of Integrative Medicine newsletter; www.hugorodier.com

Book "Switching Off Chronic Illness" 2015;

Book "Gut Health: an Integrative Light Metabolic Approach to Optimize Your Health" 2010;

Book "Licking Sweet Death" 2010;

Book "Energy and Communication" 2007 - Integrative principles in health;

Utah Medical Association Bulletin:

"The JAMA on Drugs," May 2009

"Balance Our Health Care Account," December 2008/January 2009

"Wind Power Revisited," August/September 2008

"Stressful Environment, Inside and Out," April 2007

"Practical Principles of Advising Patients on Nutrition," November/December 2005

"Mad as a Hatter from Mercury in Utah," September/October 2005

INTERESTS

Writing; novel "The Fence" submitted for publication.

Theater, history, travel, physics, running, weight training, politics, economics, animals, saxophone, family.

REFERENCES

Gary Chan, MD, Neonatologist UUMC 587-7508

Glenn Richardson, PhD, U. of Utah College of Health 581-8039

Wayne Askew, Director Dept of Nutrition, U. of Utah 581-8240