Amit Sood, M.D.

  1. Internist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  1. Cancer treatment
  2. Complementary and alternative medicine
  • Complementary and alternative medicine
  • Cancer prevention
  • Cancer symptom control

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 2006
    Fellow - Integrative MedicineUniversity of Arizona
  2. 2005
    Fellow - Advanced Internal MedicineMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  3. 2005
    MS - Clinical ResearchMayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  4. 2003
    CertificateYoga Sadhna Center - Yoga and Pranayama Experiential course
  5. 2003
    Certificate - Reiki certificate courseCosmic Rhythm Center
  6. 2003
    Diploma - Diploma in AcupressureAcupressure Research Training & Treatment Institute
  7. 1997
    Resident - Internal MedicineAlbert Einstein College of Medicine
  8. 1995
    Senior Resident - Medical OncologyAll-India Institute of Medical Sciences
  9. 1994
    Resident - Internal MedicineAll-India Institute of Medical Sciences
  10. 1991
    Internship - Pediatric MedicineGandhi Medical College
  11. 1990
    MDGandhi Medical College
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Certifications

  1. 1997
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2015
    Faculty of the YearMayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  2. 2014
    Center for Innovation (CFI) CoDE Innovation awards2014 CoDE Award
  3. 2013
    Outstanding Physician/Scientist Educator AwardMayo Clinic School of Health-Related Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  4. 2013
    Outstanding Physician ScientistMayo Clinic School of Health-Related Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  5. 2012
    Living in the MomentThis program introduces the concept of mindfulness and demonstrates techniques for reducing stress and savoring the present moment.
  6. 2012
    Living in the Moment - Gold ReelThe Media Communications Association-International 43rd Annual Media Festival
  7. 2012
    Bronze Award Winner - Living in the Moment (Patient Education Video)National Health Information Award
  8. 2012
    Merit Award Winner - Help in Stressful Times (Patient Education Video)National Health Information Award
  9. 2012
    $1.5 million Grant to Endow Wellness Theme for Mayo Clinic Scottsdale Medical School in honor of Dr. Amit SoodCarla and Russell Paonessa
  10. 2012
    Terrance and Judith Paul Foundation to support the Market Study of Stress Management and Resilience Training (SMART) ($150,000)Terrance and Judith Paul Foundation
  11. 2011
    Career Development Award - Effect of an Integrative Medicine Consultation on Outcomes for PatientsMayo Clinic
  12. 2011
    Mindful Eating for Weight LossDivision of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition, Department of Internal Medicine
  13. 2011
    Terrance and Judith Paul Foundation to support Mayo Mind Body Initiative (MMBI) and Stress Management and Resilience Training (SMART) Program ($200,000)Terrance and Judith Paul Foundation
  14. 2010
    Distinguished Service AwardDepartment of Internal Medicine
  15. 2010
    Innovator of the Year AwardDivision of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  16. 2010
    Resilience Training for Radiology StaffDepartment of Internal Medicine
  17. 2010
    Horst Rechelbacher Foundation to support Mayo Mind Body Initiative (MMBI) and Stress Management and Resilience Training (SMART) Program ($50,000)Horst Rechelbacher Foundation
  18. 2009
    Intelligent Optimist NominationNominated as one amongst top twenty Intelligent Optimists making the world a better place
  19. 2009
    Resilience Training for Pink Ribbon MentorsMayo Sponsorship Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  20. 2009
    Resiliency Training for Physician Well BeingDOM MIDAS Award Selection Committee - Education, Department of Internal Medicine
  21. 2009
    David Hartmann gift in honor of Dr. Amit Sood ($55,000)David Hartmann
  22. 2009
    Richard Cella gift in honor of Dr. Amit Sood ($10,000)Richard Cella
  23. 2009
    Carla and Russell Paonessa fund to support Mayo Mind Body Initiative (MMBI) and Stress Management and Resilience Training (SMART) Program ($150,000)Carla and Russell Paonessa
  24. 2005
    Recognized as Amongst Top 2% of the CME PresentersMayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  25. 1993
    Essar Scholarship-Adjudged as One of the Top 10 Scholars in IndiaEssar Gujarat Limited, India
  26. 1992
    Essar Scholarship-Adjudged as One of the Top 10 Scholars in IndiaEssar Gujarat Limited, India
  27. 1991
    Pfizer Post Graduate Medical Award-Adjudged as the Academically Most Successful Graduate of the Medical SchoolPfizer, Incorporated
  28. 1991
    Medal of Special Honor for Being Adjudged as the Academically Most Successful Outgoing Medical Student for the Graduate Years 1984-1990Gandhi Medical College
  29. 1991
    Medal of Special Honor for Being Adjudged as the Academically Most Successful Outgoing Medical Student for the Graduate Years 1984-1990Doctor's Club of Bhopal, India
  30. 1990
    Indian Medical Association Award-Adjudged as the Academically Most Successful Graduate of the Entire State (6 Medical Schools) for the Years 1984-1990Gandhi Medical College
  31. 1990
    Gold Medal for Overall University First Rank in Clinical BoardsGandhi Medical College
  32. 1990
    Clinical HonorsGandhi Medical College
  33. 1988
    Paraclinical HonorsGandhi Medical College
  34. 1988
    Gold Medal for Overall University First Rank in Paraclinical BoardsGandhi Medical College
  35. 1986
    Preclinical HonorsGandhi Medical College
  36. 1986
    Gold Medal for Overall University First Rank in Preclinical BoardsGandhi Medical College
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Professional memberships

  1. 2013
    Scientific ReviewerZAT1 HS-11 Clinical Studies of Complementary and Alternative Medicine study section, National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health
  2. 2013
    Scientific ReviewerZAT1 HS-12 NCCAM Loan Repayment Programs Study Section, National Institutes of Health
  3. 2012 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Values Council Research Committee, Saint Marys Hospital Sponsorship Board, Mayo Clinic Rochester - Executive Board
  4. 2011
    Medical ReviewerHealthy Heart for Life
  5. 2011
    AuthorAskMayoExpert
  6. 2011 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Physicians
  7. 2011 - present
    MemberConsortium of Academic Health Centers for Integrative Medicine
  8. 2010
    Scientific ReviewerNIH Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation Sciences (MRS) Study Section, National Institutes of Health
  9. 2009
    Scientific ReviewerNIH Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation Sciences (MRS) Study Section, National Institutes of Health
  10. 2009
    Scientific ReviewerSpecial Emphasis Panel, National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health
  11. 2009 - present
    ChairMind Body Medicine Initiative, Complementary and Integrative Medicine Program, Mayo Clinic Committees
  12. 2008
    Scientific ReviewerSpecial Emphasis Panel, National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health
  13. 2008
    Scientific ReviewerNIH Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation Sciences (MRS) Study Section, National Institutes of Health
  14. 2008
    Scientific ReviewerR13 Conference Grant Review, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health
  15. 2008 - present
    Associate MemberMayo Clinic Center for Translational Science Activities
  16. 2008 - present
    MemberKnowledge and Encounter Research (KER) Unit
  17. 2007 - 2010
    MemberSociety of Nicotine and Tobacco Research
  18. 2006 - 2012
    MemberNorth Central Cancer Treatment Group
  19. 2006 - 2009
    MemberPersonnel Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  20. 2006
    Scientific ReviewerClinical Vignettes, Midwest Society of General Internal Medicine
  21. 2006 - present
    FacultyPostdoctoral Academic Affairs Committee, Curriculum Subcommittee, Clinical Research Training Program
  22. 2005 - 2015
    MemberResearch Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  23. 2005 - 2010
    MemberSociety of Integrative Oncology
  24. 2005 - 2006
    LeaderFatigue Module, Cancer Prevention and Control Committee, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center - Rochester
  25. 2005
    Scientific ReviewerCAM Abstracts, National Society of General Internal Medicine
  26. 2005 - present
    MemberComplementary and Alternative Medicine Practice Committee, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  27. 2005 - present
    MemberIntegrative Medicine Oversight Group, Clinical Practice Committee - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  28. 2004 - 2005
    MemberOutcomes Research Group, Department of Internal Medicine
  29. 2004 - present
    Associate MemberSociety of General Internal Medicine
  30. 2003 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  31. 2000 - 2002
    DirectorMorbidity and Mortality Committee, Ocean Beach Hospital and Medical Clinic
  32. 2000 - 2002
    Vice Chief of StaffOcean Beach Hospital and Medical Clinic
  33. 2000 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  34.  
    FounderCardiac Rehabilitation Program, Ocean Beach Hospital and Medical Clinic
  35.  
    MemberQuality Improvement Committee, Ocean Beach Hospital and Medical Clinic
  36.  
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Ocean Beach Hospital and Medical Clinic
  37.  
    MemberPeer Review Committee, Ocean Beach Hospital and Medical Clinic
  38.  
    MemberStrategic Planning Committee, Ocean Beach Hospital and Medical Clinic
  39.  
    MemberHospital Expansion Project, Ocean Beach Hospital and Medical Clinic
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