Guptha, Leena S., DO, MBA

Leena S. Guptha is the Academic Dean of Online Education at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. She graduated from the British College of Osteopathic Medicine, holds a master’s in Complementary Therapy/Medical Science from the University of Westminster (1996), was valedictorian of her MBA cohort, and trained in integrative health coaching at Duke University. Guptha is currently pursuing a PhD in health sciences with a concentration in Global Education. After practicing physical medicine and rehab for 6 years, and holistic mind-body spirit practice for 20, she now maintains a health coaching and empowerment practice. In addition to her work at Pacific College, she has served as the President of the American Massage Therapy Association, Chair/CEO of the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, and volunteered her time with ACCAHC, now known as the Academic Collaborative of Integrative Health. She has taught at the International College of Osteopathic Medicine, University of Bridgeport, National University of Health Science, and DeSales University, among others. Dr Leena is driven to transform the landscape of healthcare through program development and practice and was inducted into the World Massage Hall of Fame in 2015.

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