Dr. Mark Blais, DPM

Professor of Biology
PreMed Advisor

Office: SH 219
Phone: (434) 592-4692


  • B.A., Assumption College, 1983
  • B.S., Dr. Wm. M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, 1987
  • D.P.M., Dr. Wm. M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery,1987

Courses taught by Dr. Blais

  • BIO 211: Anatomy and Physiology I
  • BIO 212: Anatomy and Physiology II
  • CRST 290: History of Life

Professional Memberships and Licensure

  • Podiatry Licensure- Massachusetts
  • Human Anatomical Professional Society


Dr. Blais is a native of Charlton, Mass. and now lives with his wife Donna and two sons John and Eric in Lynchburg Va. His daughter Amanda and grandson Xavier reside in Massachusetts. Dr. Blais practiced Podiatric Medicine and Surgery from 1987-2003 and was Board Certified in Podiatric Medicine and Orthopedic. In 2002 he began teaching Medical Assisting at Salter College, Anatomy for Pre-Med majors at Assumption College, and in 2005 added Anatomy and Physiology for Nurses at Becker College. He came to Liberty University in the fall of 2006 and has taught in the Biology/Chemistry Department. He also serves as Liberty Universities Pre-Med Advisor. Dr. Blais passion is in demonstrating Gods glory in His creation through the understanding of the anatomy and physiology of the human body.


  • Blais,M. and Scarlet,J.J. “Complications of the Diabetic Foot” Journal of Podiatric Medicine, June, 1987
  • Blais,M. “From fins through fantasy to wings” Answers in Genesis, www.aig.org, January 17, 2007
  • Blais,M. “Evaluating the gait analysis of Ardi” Answers in Genesis, www.aig.org, November 25, 2009