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International Plant-Based Nutrition Healthcare Conference is Antidote to Obesity and Chronic Disease Trends
The Plantrician Project’s 5th annual International Plant-based Nutrition Healthcare Conference, set for September 24-27 in Anaheim, CA, will feature many of the world’s leading clinical nutrition experts focused on the evidence that overwhelmingly supports a plant-predominant dietary lifestyle as the antidote to the unsustainable obesity and chronic disease trends that are taking too great a toll on human life and the alarming rise in associated healthcare costs.
Dr. Dean Ornish receives the 2016 Plantrician Project Luminary Award during the opening session of the 4th annual International Plant-based Nutrition Healthcare Conference, which runs through Saturday, September 24 at the Anaheim Marriott in Anaheim, CA. The conference, attended by nearly 800 medical professionals, representing more than a dozen countries, is produced by The Plantrician Project.
OMED 2016 and International Plant-based Nutrition Healthcare Conference are Scheduled Back-to-Back in Anaheim September 17-24
With OMED 2016 drawing thousands of osteopaths to Anaheim, CA September 17-20, the International Plant-based Nutrition Healthcare Conference, set in the same location for September 21-24, will be attended by DO’s, MD’s, and a wide array of other medical professionals interested in learning the science that supports the efficacy of whole food, plant-based nutrition as a prescription for prevention, treatment and even reversal of lifestyle-related chronic disease…
Ted Crawford, DO, is attending both conferences. “I’m taking advantage of both OMED 2016 and the International Plant-based Nutrition Healthcare Conference being in the same place this year,” said Crawford. Crawford says, “It is the most enlightening and rewarding medical conference I’ve ever attended—it will change the way you live and how you treat your patients.”
Anaheim to Host 4th Annual International Plant-based Nutrition Healthcare Conference with Kaiser Permanente Clinicians at the Forefront of the Food as Medicine Movement
The International Plant-based Nutrition Healthcare Conference will present its 4th annual CME accredited event September 21-24, 2016 at the Anaheim Marriott, in Anaheim, California. A reflection of the growing food as medicine movement, this year’s event is on track to draw as many as 800 medical practitioners, with a strong representation of Kaiser Permanente physicians and allied health professionals.
On behalf of our Plantrician Project team, we’d like to extend our sincerest blessing to you and your family this holiday season. Your expression of support throughout this year have been deeply appreciated. Every note of thanks and encouragement has reaffirmed the vision and mission of the Project.
Optimal Whole Food, Plant-based Dietary Lifestyle is Center Stage at this Week's International Plant-based Nutrition Healthcare Conference
Nearly 600 physicians and medical professionals from across the U.S. and around the world will gather this week in Anaheim, CA for the third annual International Plant-based Nutrition Healthcare Conference. Drs. Ornish, Esselstyn, Campbell, and Williams, along with many of the foremost plant-based dietary lifestyle experts will be featured as part of the conference faculty.
The Plantrician Project and the Rouxbe Cooking School Join Forces to Develop Culinary Rx – a Plant-Prescription Course
Rather than a pill for every ill, Culinary Rx is designed as a food-as-medicine prescription that healthcare and wellness professionals can confidently prescribe to patients and clients.
Dr. Campbell addresses the reductionism of individual nutrients being investigated and findings interpreted, ignoring the coordinated, integrated and virtually symphonic nutrient activity (wholism) that occurs in vivo.
San Diego Plays Host This Week to International Plant-based Nutrition Healthcare Conference Featuring Drs. Ornish, Esselstyn, Campbell and Other Leading Experts
Over 400 physicians and clinicians representing 14 countries around the world will gather this week at the Loews Coronado Bay Resort will gather this week for the second annual International Plant-based Nutrition Healthcare Conference. Drs. Ornish, Esselstyn, Campbell and many of the foremost experts in preventive, nutritional medicine—whole food, plant-based nutrition—are featured as part of the conference faculty.
With the goal of ushering in a sustainable healthcare system, founders announce the launch of The Plantrician Project, a 501c3 not-for-profit organization that will focus on developing educational tools, resources and conferences that educate, equip and empower physicians and allied health professionals about the use of whole food, plant-based nutrition as a therapeutic intervention to prevent, suspend and even reverse the epidemic of chronic disease that’s plaguing the U.S. and many other countries around the world.