Dr. Berkson is considered a thought leader in integrative medicine. She has been a clinician, professor, best-selling author, and radio show host, all with an emphasis on hormones, nutrition, digestion, and environmental science. Dr. Berkson was a hormone scholar at Tulane University, at an environmental estrogen think-tank “The Center for Bioenvironmental Research”. There she worked with the scientists who discovered the first two estrogen receptors.
Dr. Berkson is a professor to MDs and pharmacists at A4M and PCCA - higher board certification courses to become functional practitioners.
Dr. Berkson formulated the first female nutraceutical line for physicians in the U.S. and holds a patent with Dr. J.V. Wright on bioidentical hormones. Dr. Berkson also holds another collaborative patent on a drug for dialysis and diabetic patients. She is a research fellow with Health Sciences Collegium and has collaborated and published original research on dialysis and nutrition with The University of Texas Medical School in Houston and Bryan Nathan, PhD.
Dr. Berkson hosts the Dr. Berkson’s Best Health Radio Show and is a diligent author of Berkson’s Blogs. She is also a best-selling author with over 21 published books and has online courses for physicians and “smart patients” at Berkson University.
Dr. Berkson consults with patients and physicians internationally, specializing in medical nutrition for breast cancer and inflammatory bowel disease, as well as serious complex cases.
Dr. Berkson pioneered the concept of “green pregnancies” and the unappreciated role of hormones and the gut. Dr. Berkson is considered the North American expert on oxytocin applications in clinical practice and has lectured and written on oxytocin for over a decade, as published in the Townsend Letter, a journal where she regularly contributes.
Dr. Berkson’s latest book, SEXY BRAIN, explains environmental castration and how to protect our human intimacy, as well as brainpower.