Anne Ornish created and directs Ornish Lifestyle Medicine’s digital platform, Empower, an online ecosystem for providers, participants and alumni of Ornish Lifestyle Medicine Programs. Anne has over 20 years of advanced training in yoga and meditation. She is a certified Integrative Health & Spirituality practitioner through the California Pacific Medical Center and also received professional training in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction with Dr. Jon Kabat-Zinn. Her multimedia series of guided practices are featured on her website.
Anne Ornish produced the online channel for the Ornish Program at WebMD from 1998-2006. Since then, she has been Director of the Ornish Digital Platform, designed to educate, activate and support those interested in leading a healthier lifestyle -- including Empower, an application for certified providers, enrolled participants and alumni of the Ornish Program. Since 2013, Healthways Inc. and Dr. Dean Ornish entered into a partnership to provide Ornish Lifestyle Programs, bringing their benefits to a far broader audience. Through these proven programs, people are empowered to quickly undo (reverse) their heart disease and other chronic conditions, allowing them to sustainably transform their lives for the better. Anne's multimedia series of guided practices are featured both inside Dean Ornish, MD's book, The Spectrum and on the OrnishSpectrum.com website. Anne was featured on the cover of Yoga Journal magazine's July/August 2006 issue.