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- Evening Pre-Conference: Reception and Lecture. Award-winning journalist and author, Gary Taubes, on Why We Get Fat
- How Do Changes in Our Food Supply Affect Our Genes? Artemis Simopoulos, MD, FACN; Jeffrey Bland, PhD, FACN, CNS; Rita Raman, MD, MACN; Alex Vasquez, ND, DC, DO, FACN
Thursday, November 14 – How Should We Handle the Cholesterol Controversy? Miguel Angel Martinez Gonzalez, MD, MPH, PhD; Stephen Sinatra, MD, FACN, CNS; Jonathan Bowden, PhD, CNS; Beatrice A. Golomb, MD, PhD; Mark Houston, MD, FACN
Friday, November 15 – Can Pain be Managed with Nutrition? Mimi Guarneri, MD, FACC, ABIHM; Robert A. Bonakdar, MD, FAAFP, ABIHM; Nancy Cotter, MD, FACN; Michael Stone, MD; Yoram Shir, MD
Friday, November 15 - Can Diet and Nutrients Balance the Inflammatory Process? Beverly Teter, PhD, MACN, CNS; Deanna Minich, PhD, CNS, FACN; Russell Jaffe, PhD, MD, FACN; Monica Reinagel, MS, CNS
Saturday, November 16 - Politics and Controversy. Richard Black, PhD; Harry G. Preuss, MD, CNS, MACN; Richard Anderson, PhD, FACN; Joan Ifland, PhD, MBA; Richard B. Kreider, PhD, FACSM, FISSN
Herb Tour approximately one-hour visit to a local botanical garden to see herbal medicines in their natural environment. Walk through the garden, and discuss plant scientific names, the correct form of the plant to use for medicine, and some basic plant preparation techniques.
CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
MDs and DOs: The American College of Nutrition (ACN) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. ACN designates this educational activity for up to 19 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CNS and RDs: The Certification Board for Nutrition Specialists authorizes up to 19 CNE credit hours for Certified Nutrition Specialists. Continuing education (CE) credit hours, up to 19 hours, will be authorized by the Commission on Dietetic Registration for Registered Dietitians.
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