Sophie Nathenson is Associate Professor of Medical Sociology and Population Health at Oregon Tech and is based in Portland, Oregon. Dr. Nathenson received her Ph.D. and MS in Sociology and Population Health from the University of Utah, and an undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of Tulsa. She is the founding director and designer of the Population Health Management Bachelor’s Program and the Population Health Management Research Center. She publishes on wellness, integrative health, and innovation. In addition to her academic work, Dr. Nathenson is the owner of Widespread Wellness Consulting where she mentors professionals seeking revitalization in their work lives and projects. She is active in the Pacific Sociological Association and the Association for Applied and Clinical Sociology.