Lehigh Valley Lifestyle Medicine Symposium *POSTPONED

Sat, March 28, 2020

7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Bethlehem, PA

Bethlehem, Bethlehem, PA, United States (map)
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Event Description
Event hosted by Plant Based New Jersey.

We are saddened to have to report that we are indefinitely postponing the 2020 LV Lifestyle Medicine Symposium to protect the health and safety of our community and to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.  For anyone who has registered, we will be in contact via email with additional details.  

** REGISTRATION REQUIRED at: https://lvlifestylemedicine.org
** COST: $65 for general public (see below for CME and other options)

In response to the escalating epidemic of chronic disease in our community, Kellyn Foundation and St. Luke's University Health Network will hold the second annual Lehigh Valley Lifestyle Medicine Symposium on March 28, 2020 in partnership with the Bethlehem Area School District at Northeast Middle School.

Join us as we explore current evidence-based strategies for diabetes and
cardiovascular disease reversal, Food as Medicine, cultivating resilience, the connection of healthy soil to healthy people and a healthy planet, and the power of our lifestyle choices in nurturing both a long lifespan and a long healthspan.

Register at: https://lvlifestylemedicine.org

7:30AM – 8:00AM: Registration/light breakfast buffet
8:00AM – 9:00AM: “The Circle of Life: The Interconnectedness of Human, Soil, Animal, and Planetary Health” – Bonnie Coyle, MD
9:00AM – 9:45AM: “Epigenetics: The Art of Playing Your Cards Wisely” – Meagan Grega, MD
9:45AM – 10:00AM: Break
10:00AM – 10:45AM: “The Impact of Stress on Our Wellbeing and What We can Do About It” – Christine Marchionni, MD
10:45AM – 11:45PM: “Rescuing Your Patients and Your Practice with a 15-Day WFPB Jumpstart” – Ted Barnett, MD
11:45PM – 1:00PM: Plant-Based Lunch and Networking
1:00PM – 2:00PM: “Preventing and Reversing Type 2 Diabetes” – Hans Diehl, DrHSc, MPH, FACN
2:00PM – 2:45PM: “Lifestyle Medicine and Athletes – Nutrition is Just the Beginning” – Andy Goodbred, MD
2:45PM – 3:00PM: Break
3:00PM – 3:45PM: “Sleep: The Forgotten Piece of Wellness” – Giuseppe Gugliemello, DO
3:45PM – 4:45PM: “Whole Food Plant Based Nutrition: Seven Lines of Evidence” – Scott Stoll, MD
4:45PM – 5:00PM: Closing Remarks Wrap-up

Cost for Saturday’s Symposium:

Healthcare Providers Requiring CME: $100
(Register for Ticket Option 1 & 1A)

Attendees Not Requiring CME: $65
(Register for Ticket Option 1)

St. Luke’s University Health Network Residents: $10
(Register for Ticket Option 1 and use provided promo code)

Medical Students: FREE
(email [email protected] to receive a promo code)​

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