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Ámate Ahora Sponsor Acknowledgement

Ámate Ahora Health Expo. www.joinamate.org

Monday, April 21, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)

Chicago, IL

Ámate Ahora Sponsor Acknowledgement

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April 21st, 2014 we are offering a very Special Acknowledgement to to our Diamond Sponsor NutriMedicos Dr. Estella Hernandez Located 1719 W. 18th Street | 312.929.2927.

Dr. Estella Hernandez began her medical career not too far from the office location, attending the UIC College of Medicine from 1998-2002. From there, she went on to complete her residency at the Illinois Masonic Medical Center and graduated in 2006. Not only did she complete her training with a medical degree and license in hand, but also carrying 50 pounds of extra weight! She began working in a south side community clinic and soon realized that in order to properly counsel her patients on treatment of their chronic diseases, she need to do something about her own weight issues. She commenced her weight loss journey by walking/running for exercise and watching her sugar/fat intake and has gradually made lifestyles changes to lose a total of 40 pounds to date. Dr. Hernandez was proud of her weight loss accomplishment but felt that she did not have enough resources or support to help her patients do the same. It was at this time that she searched online and found the American Society of Bariatric Physicians, the organization for medical weight loss specialists. Dr. Hernandez attended her first ASBP conference in April 2010 and heard stories of patients being able to stop their medications and change their lives by weight loss. Since then, she knew she had found her calling and has dedicated her life to combating this disease.

She began her battle by creating and implementing the Paso a Paso weight loss program at the Esperanza Health Center in Pilsen where she helped nearly 100 patients lose weight and resolve their medical conditions such as prediabetes, high cholesterol, fatty liver, etc. She has recently participated in a bariatric medicine fellowship offered by the ASBP and has attended many other their conferences throughout the nation.

Saludos, agents of transformation thank you for your contribution! Collaborating as community leaders, panelists, exhibitors, sponsors, and stakeholders committed to mobilizing the community to Live Healthy. 

 ÁMATE AHORA HEALTH EXPO is unique, in that we have powerfully diverse agents of transformation standing for optimal wellbeing, offering a one-stop expo in Español. And creating a unified voice committed to mobilizing our community to be responsible for our health one day at a time! 

Agenda
A. 11:00 Our journey

A heartfelt thanks for our generous host and spa sponsor- Chocolate For Your Body!

Fuerte Abrazo a Apple Cargo Express, Dot Press-Mario Galindo, Jaime Garza, ESDC & Board-  Adrian Soto, Gerry Alvarado, Alex Cabrera, Antonio Guillen, Rey Rivera, Geralex Jan Services, Lalo's on Maxwell, La Taberna on Halsted, AVI.CCC- Manuel Medina, Michael Martin, Anthony Pena, Dr. Steven Rothschild MD, Dr. Mercedes Martinez MD, Dr. Estella Hernandez MD, Walgreens Pharmacy, Commissioner Jesus "Chuy" Garcia, Raul Sanchez Mount Sinai, Un Buen Doctor- Carlos M. Olea,  Extra- Nikoleta Morales, Germon SantiagoAztecaTV61, Hoy- Sara Cano, Sergio Rojas NBC5, Lourdes Duarte WGN9, Stacey Baca ABC7, Paula Gomez Univision, Chocolate For Your Body, Hispanic Pro, Radio ViveFM- JR Rojas, El Chef Ambroscio, MyHabanero, Los Angeles De Crystal-Monica Becerra, Susana Avita, Chineka Washington, MeztiSoy Fruit Market- Sonia Yanez & Victor Perez, La Catrina Cafe- Diana Galicia & Salvador Corona, Robert Renteria- Barrio, Women Empowerment- Nancy Gonzalez & Audeni Rojas, and Gerardo Torres and Pilsen Portal many many others for making our day extraordinary.

B. 11:15 Diamond Sponsors Acknowledgement: NutriMedicos Dr. Estella Hernandez MD

1719 W. 18th Street 773.929.2927
 

C. 11:30 Acknowledging Where We Are 15mins.

1. Sponsors/Exhibitors/MCs

2. KeyNote: Dr. Steven Rothschild MD (*Pending)

3. AVI Manual Medina

4. Graphic Designer Jaime Garza, Cinamon & Marketing Sponsors

5. Team of Panelist 

6. Information Round Tables

7. Healthy Bites/Elixirs

8. Volunteers & Team Leads from AVI & LADCO:

Welcoming Team, Registration Team, 

Evaluation Team, Crowd/Parking Team, etc 

9. Access to Medical Services- Sinai

10. Print

11. Raffle items, silent auction, door prize, give aways, goodie bag items. 

12. Education Partners 

13. Community/Church Partners

14. Ámate Ahora Campeones De Salud- May 22nd

15. Mandatory Dry Run May 22nd @ 11am AVI
 

D.12noon. Group picture & Raffles

E. 12:15 ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD: MEZTISOY + LA TABERNA TAPAS

JOIN US! Ámate Ahora Challenge at NutriMedicos 1719 W. 18th St (Paulina)  5/22nd, 6/5 @ 630-830pm.

Have questions about Ámate Ahora Sponsor Acknowledgement? Contact Ámate Ahora Health Expo. www.joinamate.org
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Chocolate For Your Body
1743 S Halsted St
Chicago, IL 60608

Monday, April 21, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)


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