Dr. David P Rakel MD Family Medicine Doctor

Dr. David Rakel is a family medicine doctor in Madison, Wisconsin. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Meriter Hospital and University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. He is one of 138 doctors at Meriter Hospital and one of 111 at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics who specialize in Family Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Family Medicine Doctor: Sports Medicine (Non-Surgical)

Education & Medical Training

North Colorado Medical Center
Residency, Family Practice, 1991 - 1994

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Value associated with mindfulness meditation and moderate exercise intervention in acute respiratory infection: The MEPARI Study.
Rakel, D.,Mundt, M.,Ewers, T.,Fortney, L.,Zgierska, A.,Gassman, M.,Barrett, B.

Meditation or Exercise for Preventing Acute Respiratory Infection: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Barrett, B., Hayney, M. S., Muller, D., Rakel, D., Ward, A., Obasi, C. N., Brown, R., Zhang, Z., Zgierska, A., Gern, J., West, R., Ewers, T., Barlow, S., Gassman, M., Coe, C. L.

Sustainability, synthetic chemicals, and human exposure.
Podein, R.J., Hernke, M.T., Fortney, L.W., Rakel, D.P.

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