The Rev. Dr. Kenneth L. Bakken is a physician, public health scientist, and ordained pastor in the Lutheran tradition. He is founder and president of HealthVision International, a non-profit organization dedicated to the healing ministry in the church catholic. Dr. Bakken is medical director of the Fibromyalgia Syndrome treatment program at Bayview Medical Center in Tacoma, Washington and consultant for Theosis, an ecumenical program dedicated to the health and wellness of clergy and leaders in church and society. He is an internationally recognized author, educator, lecturer, and retreat leader.