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Lisa M. Belisle

Lisa Belisle was raised in Yarmouth, Maine, the oldest of ten brothers and sisters. She earned an undergraduate degree from Bowdoin College, a Doctor of Medicine from University of Vermont College of Medicine, and a Master of Public Health from Medical College of Wisconsin.

Lisa operated her own family medical practice for six years before starting Aerie River, a practice devoted to prevention and wellness that employs an integrative approach to medicine that includes and traditional and non-traditional therapies.

She is a medical advisor for Raising Readers, MaineHealth Learning Resource Centers, and Mainehealth Employees Works on Wellness (WOW) Program. Lisa writes regularly for Parent & Family and The Maine Switch as well as maintaining her website ( and blog ( She also hosts an hourlong radio show Sunday mornings on WPEI 95.5 and 95.9FM Portland and WLOB 1310AM in Portland, Maine.

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