Virtual Conference: Fortify Your Health With Food - December 9

Virtual Conference: Fortify Your Health With Food - December 9

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Session schedule
Number of Sessions
1
Age range
Adults
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10.00
Members
10.00
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 9: How Food Policy Affects Your Health
11 am: Local Leaders on the Power of Healthy Eating
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams discusses his new book, Healthy at Last, and the story behind his leadership on issues of nutrition and healthy food access.
Noon: What You Need to Know About the Politics of Food, Nutrition, and Health, with Marion Nestle, Ph.D.

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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