Dr. Roy E. Vartabedian
Doctor of Public Health, Health
President, Designs for Wellness | Corporate Wellness Strategy Expert | New York Times Best Selling Author
Dr. Roy E. Vartabedian's Bio:
Dr. Roy Vartabedian is a specialist in Clinical Preventive Care and holds a Doctor of Public Health degree from Loma Linda University, and Master of Public Health degrees in Health Education and Nutrition. He is founder and President of Vartabedian & Associates Designs for Wellness, and has worked in the field of health promotion and disease prevention for over 30 years, with patients, managing programs, consulting, and speaking throughout the U.S., Canada, Australia and New Zealand. His landmark publication, Nutripoints, a New York Times Best-Seller, has been used in a total of 13 countries in 10 languages worldwide.
Dr. Vartabedian was Executive Director of Wellness Programs at the world-renowned Cooper Clinic in Dallas, Texas for 6 years. There he worked with Dr. Kenneth Cooper to develop the live-in Cooper Wellness Program on the 30-acre Cooper Aerobics Center facility. Earlier in his career, he taught Preventive Care in the Family Medicine Residency at Florida Hospital in Orlando, where he trained Family Medicine physicians how to incorporate Patient Education and Preventive Medicine into their practices, and developed the award-winning Preventive Care Learning Center for patients.
"My personal goal is to live to be at least 100 years old, in good health, and help as many other people come along with me as possible. If your lifestyle does not control your body, eventually your body will control your lifestyle--the choice is yours! I'm very passionate about helping others take control of their own heath, utilizing all of the tools available today."
Our company provides seminars and consulting in the areas of nutrition, personal and corporate wellness, health promotion, and longevity; and publishing in the areas of nutrition, fitness, wellness, sports, personal and spiritual development.
- Leading international authority in the fields of Nutrition, Longevity, Anti-Aging.
- Expert in nutritional analysis of foods and supplements.
- Experienced media personality on topics of best and worst foods for good health and longevity, nutrition density of foods, motivation for lifestyle changes.
- Top consultant in areas of nutrition, wellness, and weight loss program development.
Honors and Awards:
- Honored Alumnus of Achievement Award, Andrews University, Berrien Springs, Michigan, 2013
- Outstanding Service Award, Cooper Clinic, 1990
- Service Appreciation Award, Florida Hospital, 1984
- Patient Care Magazine Award, Excellence in Patient Education, 1983
- Voted to Delta Omega Society (Honorary Public Health Society), 1980
Dr. Roy E. Vartabedian's Experience:
Preventive Care - Wellness / Healthcare Consultant at The Fox Group, LLCMarch 2013 - Present | Prosper, TX
The Fox Group specializes in assisting physicians, hospitals, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, and a diverse list of other healthcare providers throughout the U.S. and abroad to achieve their strategic and operational goals. The Fox Group is one of the select healthcare consulting firms in the nation that not only provide recommendations and guidance, but will also “roll up their sleeves” and work with an organization on the implementation of necessary steps toward success.
President at Vartabedian & Associates Designs for WellnessJanuary 1990 - Present | Prosper, TX
We provide seminars and consulting in the areas of nutrition, personal and corporate wellness, health promotion, and longevity. Publishing in the areas of nutrition, fitness, wellness, sports, and spirituality. Work with authors or potential authors who have an audience and wish to get published, or work with a publisher dedicated to the wellness field who can personalize the process to their specific needs and fulfill dreams for their first or subsequent books.
Leading Authority in Nutrition and Longevity at Author New York Times Best Seller "Nutripoints: Healthy Eating Made Simple!"January 1990 - Present | Prosper, TX
Speaker, consultant, nutrition and longevity, author of 5 books including New York Times Best Seller, "Nutripoints." Media personality including over 200 TV, radio interviews, including the Today Show, Live with Regis, Joan Lunden, and PBS.
Executive Director, Cooper Wellness Programs at Cooper Clinic, P.A./Cooper Aerobics CenterJanuary 1985 - December 1989 | Dallas, TX
Developed Residential Wellness Program at Cooper Clinic from ground floor resulting in multimillion dollars of revenue and educational assistance in improving health, longevity, and quality of life for several thousand clients, both domestic and international. Developed innovative system and program to achieve optimal nutrition. Program and system encompassed in book, Nutripoints, published by HarperCollins. Book was a New York Times National Bestseller, and on Southwest Booksellers Association and Dallas Bestseller lists. Publication was a dual main feature in the Literary Guild and Doubleday Book Clubs, and has been published in a total of thirteen countries in ten languages worldwide. Outstanding Service Award-Cooper Clinic, 1990
Associate Director, Family Practice Residency, for Preventive Care at Florida Hospital, Orlando CampusJanuary 1980 - December 1984 | Orlando, FL
Responsible for training 24 rotating Family Practice residents in Patient Eduction and Preventive Medicine. Created award-winning Preventive Care teaching program from start-up for medical residency program. Won $60,000 grant to fund The Preventive Care Learning Center, a patient/resident, teaching facility. The Center taught Family Practice residents patient education/preventive medicine skills and won Patient Care magazine’s Award for Excellence in Patient Education by a Family Practice Residency. Developed off-campus Master of Public Health program for residents and allied health professionals in conjunction with Loma Linda University and an $800,000 Kellogg Foundation grant. Appreciation Award for Developing a Nationally Recognized Program in Preventive Care at the Florida Hospital Family Practice Residency, 1984. Patient Care Magazine Award for Best Patient Education Program
Dr. Roy E. Vartabedian's Education:
Loma Linda University1977 – 1980Doctor of Public Health (Dr.P.H.)Concentration: Clinical Preventive CareActivities: Completed Doctor of Public Health degree in Preventive Care and Masters Degrees in Health Education and Public Health Nutrition. Courses included classwork in the areas of nutrition, exercise training and testing, stress management, substance abuse prevention and treatment, smoking cessation, longevity, motivation and techniques for health behavior change. Clinical work at Kaiser Permanente Fontana, CA in Department of Preventive Medicine. Voted to Delta Omega Society (Honorary Public Health Society), 1990
Loma Linda University1977 – 1980Master of Public Health (M.P.H.)Concentration: Nutrition
Loma Linda University1977 – 1980Master of Public Health (M.P.H.)Concentration: Health Education
Andrews University1974 – 1977Bachelor of ScienceConcentration: HealthActivities: Organic Chemistry, Biology, Microbiology, Home Economics, Inorganic Chemistry, Massage and Non-Drug Therapeutics, Honors in English
Andrews University1974 – 1977Bachelor of Arts (equivalent)Concentration: Business Administration (all business course requirements for BA)Activities: Economics, Principles of Management, Business Law, Principles of Marketing, Accounting
Dr. Roy E. Vartabedian's Interests & Activities:
Keeping abreast of global current events, contemporary health/longevity research, and financial markets. Traveling to tropical destinations and going on nature hikes and sunset beach walks with family, friends and our Samoyed dog.