is an award-winning medical doctor, health expert, coach, speaker, author and flamenco dancer who is passionate about helping people to improve their health, decrease the impact of stress, and live more meaningful lives that make a difference.
Dr. Biali has studied principles of wellness, nutrition, life balance, stress management, burnout and psychology for over 20 years. Formerly clinically depressed and deeply frustrated with life, Dr. Biali applied the very principles she teaches to her own life, transforming her circumstances and health.
Dr. Biali has been featured as a coach and wellness expert on The Today Show and The Ricki Lake Show, and her opinions appear frequently in media such as Self, Fitness, Redbook, Health, Martha Stewart Living, The Washington Post and The Chicago Tribune. She blogs for PsychologyToday.com, and was a health columnist and “Embrace Life Expert” for Reader’s Digest Best Health.
Her clients have included American Express, Hilton, Procter and Gamble, Toyota, Bayer and other multinational corporations. In 2013, American Express recognized Dr. Biali as a “Real Life Potentialist” who has broken away from traditional paths and followed a unique calling in life.
As a health and life coach Dr. Biali works with clients from around the world, from military leaders and senior executives to stressed-out moms. She has consulted as a coach for Cosmopolitan and other publications and was a Founding Member of the ICPA (Institute of Coaching Professional Association) affiliated with Harvard Medical School. She is also a professional spokesperson, educating the public on elements of a healthy lifestyle.
An international keynote speaker who attained Professional Member status in the Canadian Association for Professional Speakers (CAPS), the National Speakers Association (NSA) and the Global Speaker’s Federation, Doctor Biali’s speaking clients have included government and health organizations, corporations, a wide variety of professional associations, universities, and international women’s organizations.
In addition to her Doctorate of Medicine and Bachelor’s of Science in Dietetics from the University of British Columbia, Dr. Biali has received numerous awards, including the Rakesh Goel Prize for most outstanding clinical skills, the UBC Medal in Dietetics, and the Woman of Worth Award in Health & Wellness. She attends courses in preventive and lifestyle medicine at Harvard Medical School.