Dr. Pamela Peeke is a nationally renowned physician, scientist, expert and thought leader in the
fields of integrative, preventive and lifestyle medicine. Dr. Peeke is a Pew Foundation Scholar in
Nutrition and Metabolism, Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Maryland, holds dual
masters’ degrees in public health and policy from the University of California at Berkeley, and is a
Fellow of both the American College of Physicians and the American College of Sports Medicine. Dr.
Peeke was recently elected to the American College of Sports Medicine’s Board of Trustees,
expanding upon her existing leadership positions with the Exercise is Medicine global initiative. Dr.
Peeke is a member of the Senior Olympics Foundation board and is a competing Senior Olympic
Dr. Peeke is a thought leader and faculty at Harvard University’s Institute of Coaching where she
guides corporate leaders as an executive coach. Dr. Peeke is featured in the National Institutes of
Health’s “Changing Face of Medicine” exhibit on the history of women physicians at the National
Library of Medicine. She has been named one of America’s top physicians by the Consumers
Research Council of America. Dr. Peeke has received national recognition from the fitness and
nutrition industries for her continuing leadership and expertise.
As a senior research fellow at the National Institutes of Health’s Institute of Child Health and Human
Development, Dr. Peeke was the recipient of the National Health Research Science Fellowship and
Intramural Research Training Award while conducting her original research on the relationship
between belly fat distribution, trauma and stress. As lifestyle expert for WebMD’s 90 million
members, Dr. Peeke established a multi-media educational platform including podcasts, videos, and
community exchanges. As Chief Medical Correspondent for Discovery Health television, she was
featured in the award-winning National Body Challenge series, as well as her Could You
Survive mini-series. Dr. Peeke is a regular in-studio medical commentator for the national networks including Good Morning
America, ABC Nightline, Today Show, CNN, Fox News, the BBC and Huffington Post Live. She is a regular blogger for Huffington
Post, US News and World Report, and Prevention, among others.
Dr. Peeke is host of the popular HER radio show broadcast on iHeart, iTunes and RadioMD, and
which features news, guest experts, celebrities and lively commentary about women’s health and
Dr. Peeke is an acclaimed TED presenter with over 1 million views for her Wall Street TED talk
which took place on the stage of the New York Stock Exchange. Dr. Peeke is a popular and sought
after national keynote speaker in integrative and preventive medicine. Dr. Peeke is a three-time New
York Times bestselling author including Fight Fat after Forty, Body for Life for Women, and The
Hunger Fix: The 3 Stage Detox and Recovery Plan for Overeating and Food Addiction. Dr. Peeke is
a science and health advisor for APPLE, developing apps for use in the enhancement of stress
resilience and healthy lifestyle habits. Dr. Peeke is emeritus board member of the International Spa
Association where she pioneered the integration of complementary medicine and spa therapeutics.
Dr. Peeke has teamed with the US Surgeon General to create the Surgeon General Walks for a
Healthy and Fit Nation. She is a member of the Maryland Governor’s Council on Fitness and is
national spokesperson for the American College of Sports Medicine’s Exercise is Medicine global
campaign. She is senior editor of the women’s health section in the current Lifestyle Medicine
textbook, authoring the comprehensive chapter on women’s body composition throughout the
lifespan. Dr. Peeke is a speaker and educator for the Harvard Institute of Coaching, as well as the
Benjamin Franklin Institute for mental and behavioral health professionals.
As founder of the Peeke Performance Center for Healthy Living™, Dr. Peeke guides men and
women in their quest to optimize their quality of life and longevity. Dr. Peeke’s lifestyle coaching
program is a holistic and integrative program that incorporates her trademark Mind, Mouth and
Muscle lifestyle behavioral blueprint to manage mental health, nutrition and fitness associated with
the challenges of living and working in the 21st century globally.