Virtual Conference: Fortify Your Health With Food - December 16

Virtual Conference: Fortify Your Health With Food - December 16

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Session schedule
Number of Sessions
1
Age range
Adults
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18.00
Members
18.00
Public

Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan has partnered with Plant Powered Metro New York to present a virtual conference featuring luminaries in the field of evidence-based, whole-food nutrition and food policy. Join us for a midweek dose of inspiration. Our six engaging presenters will give you the knowledge, strength, and skills to fortify your health through the holidays and into the new year. This virtual conference will consist of six live interviews with Q+As that will take place via Zoom from 11 am-1 pm EST on Wed, Dec 9, and 11 am-2 pm EST on Wed, Dec 16. Together we will be inspired to unleash our energy and sustain our health through the power of nourishing foods.

Wed, Dec 16: The Science, Art + Practice of Plant-Based Nutrition
11 am: Why Fiber Is Key to Whole-Body Health
with Will Bulsiewicz, M.D., MSCI
A practicing gastroenterologist and author of Fiber Fueled, Dr. B explains the role of fiber in preventing and treating chronic diseases.

Noon: Cooking Demo: Own Your Health with Chef AJ
Learn secrets for weight loss by eating more food, not less, through an engaging demo by Chef AJ.

1 pm: Creating a Healthy Food Mindset with Positive Psychology, with Liana Lianov, M.D., MPH
Former chair of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine, Dr. Lianov discusses how to harness positivity for healthy eating habits, happiness, and general well-being.

Co-sponsored with Plant Powered Metro New York

Free for those being tested or treated for cancer at Breast link New York or elsewhere. Please complete this form in order to receive your discount code.

Please select Quick Checkout when registering. You will receive a confirmation letter for your regisration that will include the zoom link for this program

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