Dr. Cecilia Hart passed away on June 20, 2009. She was medical director of the Berkeley Integrative & Naturopathic Medical Group in Berkeley, California, and a professor at Bauman College of Holistic Nutrition in Berkeley. Dr. Hart attended Stanford University and had a lifelong commitment to social change. Her profession was a natural extension of that commitment. Dr. Hart traveled extensively, studying with several prominent healers. She specialized in autoimmune and chronic diseases, and believed that the deepest healing begins with spirit.