• McKimmon Conference & Training Center (map)
  • 1101 Gorman St
  • Raleigh, NC, 27606
  • United States
2015 Speakers

2015 Speakers

Join 19 distinguished clinicians, researchers and experts on the benefits of plant-based diets in Raleigh, NC this September for our second annual conference. Continuing education hours are available for a variety of health practitioners and this is one of the most affordable conferences of its type in the world. Join us and learn the power of plants in the prevention of disease!

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify dietary risk factors associated with development or progression of major chronic diseases, such as cardiovascular diseases, cancer and diabetes.
  2. Describe evidence for specific protective mechanisms and health benefits that may be provided at cellular, individual and global levels via plant-based nutrition.
  3. Discuss how nutritional advisement emphasizing plant-based approaches may be integrated into clinical practice, thus facilitating positive, measurable and cost effective clinical outcomes for various preventable chronic diseases.
  4. Identify factors that influence dietary choices or discourage behavior change, as well as strategies and techniques for promoting sustainable nutritional advancement in individuals and communities.

Discounted registration available till June 15th. Details including speaker bios, schedule, lodging, etc available at http://preventionofdisease.org/.