The State of NOW 2013 conference promised a grand tour of the fascinating realm of health, wellness & social media. Along with that, it delivered a big dose of extra-strength corporate spincraft.
Erik Goldman, Editor/Co-Founder, Holistic Primary Care, began his career as a medical journalist in 1985, after graduating from the State University of New York, Binghamton with a dual bachelor's degree in biology and philosophy. From 1990 to 2000, he was the New York Bureau Chief for International Medical News Group, a division of Elsevier Health Sciences, the nation’s leading publisher of specialty-specific medical newspapers. Prior to joining IMNG, he worked as a freelance medical writer and editor on a diverse spectrum of projects and publications, ranging from pharmaceutical marketing campaigns and to medical atlases and academic medical text books (J. Willis Hurst's Ventricular Electrocardiography, and Fireman & Slavin's Atlas of Allergies.)
Erik has has a longstanding interest in indigenous healing traditions, the philosophy of science, depth psychology, religion, ecology, music. Holistic Primary Care, which he co-founded with Meg Sinclair in 2000, arose out of these interests, and in response to the need for better clinical education & information about holistic approaches to preventing and treating common chronic diseases.Contact Erik at: Erik@Holisticprimarycare.net