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Health Conference Early Registration Extended

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October 5, 2016

Northwest Health and Nutrition Conference

Oregon Convention Center
Friday, October 21

On October 21, Northwest VEG and Adventist Health will co-host the fifth annual Northwest Health and Nutrition Conference, a professional conference featuring five top speakers exploring the science behind plant-based nutrition. Speakers this year include:
  • Neal Barnard, MD: Plant-Based Diet for Diabetes and Obesity
  • Milton Mills, MD: How Plant-based Diets Improve the Interaction between the GI Tract and the Microbiome
  • Julieanna Hever, RD: Transforming the Future of Healthcare
  • Alan Goldhamer, DC: Fasting, an Ancient Approach to Modern Problems
  • Brooke Goldner, MD: Healing Autoimmune Disease with Supermarket Foods
Early-bird registration has been extended through Monday, October 10. Visit the website for information on our speakers, continuing education credits, and the schedule.

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