Doctor Michael F. Roizen Joins Delos Advisory Board

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Chief Wellness Officer at Cleveland Clinic Joins Wellness Real Estate™ Pioneer’s Power-Packed Team

(New York, September  2012)  Delos™, the pioneering developer of Wellness Real Estate™, is pleased to announce that renowned Chief Wellness Officer at Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Michael Roizen, has joined its Advisory Board.  Dr. Roizen joins a distinguished panel of Delos advisors including Dr. Deepak Chopra, world renowned health and wellness expert; the Honorable Dick Gephardt, former House of Representatives Majority Leader; Senator Mel Martinez, R-Fla. and former Senator and HUD Secretary; the Honorable Terry McAuliffe, former Chairman of Bill Clinton’s Presidential Campaign and Former DNC Chairman; and Jason McLennan, world renowned sustainable building expert.

Dr. Roizen is the first person in the country to hold the position of Chief Wellness Officer, and under his leadership, the Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute has become a leader in helping patients, community members and employees achieve optimal well-being and a high quality of life.  He has developed several ground-breaking programs and is responsible for implementing wide-reaching wellness strategies that aggressively advocate healthy living and remove possible barriers to this end.  Dr. Roizen has championed wellness and prevention, attempting to shift the national focus from “sick” care to “health” care.

“We are honored to have such a distinguished member of the medical community serve on our board,” said Delos co-founder Morad Fareed.  “Through Dr. Roizen’s passion for wellness and his medical expertise, collectively, we can substantially impact health and wellness for so many people.  His leadership in wellness and prevention takes us one step closer in our quest to integrate the best of medical science and preventative healthcare to create environments that support and protect the physical and emotional well-being of individuals.”

Wellness Real Estate incorporates all that is beneficial for both the homeowner and the environment. Having spent the past four years collaborating with doctors and researchers at Columbia University Medical School and the renowned Cleveland Clinic, as well as with architects, engineers and contractors, the Delos design strategies are a curated offering, based on extensive medical evidence, that provide optimal conditions for health and well-being.

In addition to his work at Cleveland Clinic, Dr. Roizen is an award-winning author of the book series, RealAge.  Through this series, Dr. Roizen has changed the way people think about aging, health and wellness. This message is reinforced through his YOU book series, co-authored by Mehmet Oz, M.D.  The duo has written six books in the YOU series – five of which are New York Times best-sellers.  A world-renowned speaker, Dr. Roizen has given more than 1,400 lectures to professional medical groups and has been recognized with more than 20 professional lectureships. He is regularly quoted and featured in national newspapers, magazines and televised news programs.

About Delos LLC®:

A U.S.-based real estate developer, Delos has pioneered Wellness Real Estate™, which incorporates amenities that help sustain both the environment and enhance residents’ health and well-being. Delos designs include an array of innovative, built-in amenities that research suggests will improve various aspects of individual occupant health including: cardiovascular, respiratory and sleep health, orthopedic health, weight and metabolism management, stress reduction, mood enhancement, cognition and memory enhancement, health literacy and health behavior motivation. More information on Delos is available at HYPERLINK “” \t “_blank”

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