Donald D. Hensrud, M.D., M.P.H.

  1. Public Health and General Preventive Medicine Specialist
  2. Internist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Exercise
  2. Nutrition (Healthy eating)
  3. Obesity
  1. Preventive care
  2. Therapeutic diet
  • Nutrition
  • Obesity
  • Nutrition and disease prevention
  • Plant-based nutrition
  • Dietary supplements
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hospital nutrition support
  • Clinical preventive medicine
  • Physical activity and exercise

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 1992
    MS - Nutrition SciencesUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
  2. 1992
    Fellow - Clinical NutritionUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
  3. 1989
    MPH - Master of Public Health in EpidemiologyUniversity of Minnesota
  4. 1989
    Fellow - Preventive MedicineMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. 1987
    Resident - Internal MedicineMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. 1984
    MDUniversity Of Hawaii, West Oahu
  7. 1980
    BS - Natural ScienceUniversity of North Dakota

Certifications

  1. 1992
    Public Health and General Preventive MedicineAmerican Board of Preventive Medicine
  2. 1987
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2009
    Top 40 Alumnus, 40th Anniversary of the UAB School of Health Related ProfessionsUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham
  2. 2008
    Best Health and Nutrition Cookbook Past 12 Years, The Mayo Clinic/Williams-Sonoma CookbookGourmand World Cookbook Awards
  3. 2007
    President Charles E. Kupchella Preventive Medicine and Wellness AwardUniversity of North Dakota
  4. 2007
    Best Doctors in America listBest Doctors, Inc.
  5. 2005
    James Beard Foundation Award, The New Mayo Clinic CookbookJames Beard Foundation
  6. 2001
    Honorable Mention, Mayo Clinic on Healthy WeightAmerican Medical Writers Association
  7. 1999
    Julia Child Award, The Mayo Clinic/Williams-Sonoma CookbookAwarding Organization
  8. 1999
    Best Health Cookbook in the World, The Mayo Clinic/Williams-Sonoma CookbookInternational Cookbook Revue
  9. 1996
    Annual Gehlar Lecture in NutritionSalem Hospital - Salem, Oregon
  10. 1992
    Clinical Nutrition Fellows AwardAmerican Society for Clinical Nutrition
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Professional memberships

  1. 2013 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Office of Wellness
  2. 2007 - present
    Executive Committee MemberDan Abraham Healthy Living Center
  3. 2007 - present
    MemberPreventive Services Work Group, Mayo Clinic Task Forces/Work Groups
  4. 2005 - 2013
    ChairDivision of Preventive, Occupational and Aerospace Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  5. 2005 - present
    MemberResearch Committee, Division of Preventive, Occupational and Aerospace Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  6. 2004 - 2008
    ChairHealth Promotion Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  7. 2004 - 2005
    MemberStep 3 Item Review Committee, National Board of Medical Examiners
  8. 2003 - 2004
    PresidentAmerican Board of Physician Nutrition Specialists
  9. 2003 - 2004
    LeaderTechnology Assessment Report on Dietary Treatments for Weight Loss, Technology Assessment Committee, Institute for Clinical Systems Integration
  10. 2002
    LeaderTechnology Assessment Report on Pharmacological Approaches to Weight Loss, Technology Assessment Committee, Institute for Clinical Systems Integration
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