• Dr Marc Cohen

    Renowned Integrative Medicine Trailblazer, Author eight books and 100+ Academic Research Papers

    Professor Marc Cohen MBBS (Hons), PhD (TCM), PhD (Elec Eng), BMed Sci (Hons), FAMAC, FICAE

    Keynotes, Workshops and Talks

    Professor Marc Cohen (aka Dr Marc) is a medical doctor, university professor, poet and wellness trailblazer who is on a mission to has spent more than 30 years practicing and researching holistic health. He is a Founding Board Member of the Global Wellness Summit, Founder of the Extreme Wellness Institute and Co-Founder of the Bathe the World Foundation. Prof Cohen has degrees in western medicine, physiology and psychological medicine and PhDs in Chinese medicine and electrical and computer systems engineering and his research interests include all aspects of wellness such as health retreats, detoxification, bathing, water quality, saunas, hot springs, yoga, meditation, acupuncture, nutrition, herbal medicine, fermentation, elite athletic performance and flow states.


    He has published more than 100 peer-reviewed scientific papers and many books and technical texts on wellness and natural medicine. He is co-editor and a main contributor for the first academic book on ‘Understanding the Global Spa Industry’, co-author of the landmark text Herbs and Natural Supplements: An Evidence-Based Guide, which is currently in its 4th Edition and author of the illustrated children’s book “The Beautiful Mare and the Boy Who Gave Thanks“, which is available in 14 languages.

    Understanding the Global Spa Industry

    The First Book of its kind

    Understanding the Global Spa Industry is the first book to examine management practices in this industry and offers a groundbreaking and comprehensive approach to global spa management, covering everything from the beginnings of the industry through to contemporary management and social and ethical issues.

    With contributions from internationally renowned business leaders, practitioners and academics, this unique book is packed with case studies, examples and advice for all those working in, and studying, the international spa industry.

    Understanding the Global Spa Industry brings an analytic lens to the spa movement, examining past, current and future trends and the potential for shaping wellness and health services in the 21st century.

    Family Heath Guide to New Medicine

    How to Integrate Complementary & Conventional Medicine

    Integrated medicine is a new and innovative approach to healthcare that is empowering more people to get involved with their own health.


    New Medicine teaches you how to use complementary and conventional medicine together for safe and effective treatment. Covering over 100 ailments where studies have proven an integrated approach is more effective than either conventional medicine or complementary medicine alone, New Medicine in an indispensible guide to your health.

    Herbs and Natural Supplements,  2-Volume set: An Evidence-Based Guide

    How to Integrate Complementary & Conventional Medicine

    Herbs and Natural Supplements, 4th Edition: An evidence-based guide is an authoritative, evidence-based reference. This two volume resource is essential to the safe and effective use of herbal, nutritional and food supplements.

    Volume 1:

    The first volume provides a foundation of knowledge in the clinical practice of complementary medicine.

    It emphasises safe practice with strategies to prevent adverse drug reactions, guidelines in assessing benefit, risk and harm and the evaluation of research.

    Volume 2:

    The second volume provides current, evidence-based monographs on the 132 most popular herbs, nutrients and food supplements.

    • Comprehensive review of herbal medicine, clinical nutrition, aromatherapy, and food as medicine
    • Patient safety and wellness
    • Considerations in preoperative care and pregnancy
    • Use in the treatment of cancer
    • Herb/nutrient - drug interactions

    • Provides up-to-date evidence on the latest research impacting on herbal and natural medicine by top leaders within the fields of Pharmacy, Herbal Medicine and Natural Medicine.

    The Beautiful Mare by Dr Marc

    Experience Empowering Gratitude

    In the ever-changing world of a small village, the villagers see things as either good or bad, the wise man accepts things as they are, while the boy stays open to possibility and finds gratitude in all that comes to pass. Join his journey of discovery as his attention shifts from nature to friendship, power, learning and love


    “The Beautiful Mare and The Boy Who Gave Thanks” is a stunningly illustrated children’s book with a profound message that has been a long time coming. Based on a classic 2500 year old parable, this book has taken more than a decade to write and more than 2 years to illustrate.


  • Dr Marc Speaking Clips

    Acting my Age, Re-defining myself at Age 55

    Global Wellness Summit

    Introduction to Dr Marc, his background

    and vision for a world of wellness.

    Water, Wellness and

    the Inner Well of Being

    The Breakers Palm Beach, FL, USA October, 11 2017.

    Dr Marc discusses the deep essence of water and what it means for our own health and that of the planet.

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