Educational Symposiums

Educational Symposiums and Seminars Attended

2012

Aug 9-11 -  International and American Association of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN),
Twenty-First Annual Symposium, Diabetes and Obesity: Innovations, Myths and Missed Opportunities, San Antonio, TX.
Speakers Include: Eric Ding, PhD, James LaValle, RPh, DNM, CCN, Jacqueline Eberstein, RN, Suzy Cohen, RPh, Thomas Walshe, MD,Steven Lamm, MD, Shane O’Connor, MS, Robert Rakowski, DC, DCABN, CCN, Clifford Sheats, PhD, Artemis Simopoulos, MD, Richard Peterson, MD, MPH, John Leonard PhD, Luke Bucci, PhD, CCN

2011

Aug 18-20 - International and American Association of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN),
Twentieth Annual Symposium, Reclaiming Vibrant Health: Molecular Perspectives for Living Younger Longer, Various Speakers, Baltimore, MD.
Speakers include: Datis Kharrazian, DC, Alicia Johnson, N.MD, Robert Rakowski, DC, DCABN, CCN, Ross Pelton, RPh, CCN, John Ritchie, Jr., PhD, Edward Kondrot, MD, Robert Abel, MD, Chris Meletis, ND, Steve Haltiwanger, MD, CCN, Mark Schauss, DBA, Mitchell Ghen, DO, PhD, Alan Gaby, MD.
        
May 21-22 - King Bio Pharmaceuticals Seminar: Contemporary Breakthroughs in Homeopathy, Frank J. King, Jr., ND, DC

Apr. 11 - Integrative Therapeutics Dinner Seminar: Controversies in Nutrition,  Dr. Alan R. Gaby, MD, Louisville, KY     

2010

Sept. 20 - Dinner Seminar: Restoring Digestive Vitality, Jeremy Appleton, ND, Louisville, KY        

Sept. 8 - Dinner Seminar: Natural Innovations in Sub Clinical Hypothyroidism, Holly Lucille, ND, RN, Chicago, IL.     

Aug. 18-21 - International and American Association of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN),
Nineteenth Annual Symposium, Common Clinical Dilemmas and Misdiagnoses, Various Speakers, Las Vegas, NV
Speaker include: Steve Haltiwanger, MD, CCN,  Van Merkle, DC, CCN, Stephen Sinatra, MD, Thomas O’Brien, DC, DACBN, CCN, Frank Shallenberger, MD, HMD, Vikki Peterson, DC, CCN, Tamara Mariea, PhD, CCN, Russell Blaylock, MD, CCN, Richard Peterson, DC, CCN, Carlos Viana, OMD, CCN, James McAfee, ThM, CCN

May 21 - Seminar: Clinical Pearls: Integrative Detoxification and First Line Comprehensive Care, Dr. Russell M. Jaffe, MD, CCN, Chicago, IL

2009

Sept. 18-21 - International and American Association of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN), Eighteenth Annual Symposium, The Effect of Gastrointestinal Integrity on Total Body Health and Well Being, Various Speakers, Phoenix, AZ
Speakers include: Mitchell Ghen, DO, PhD, Thomas O’Brien, DC, DACBN, CCN, Carrie Louise Darnell, ND, Martie Whittekin, CCN, Steve Haltiwanger, MD, CCN, Stephen Olmstead, MD, Richard Lord, PhD, Jorge Flechas, MD, MPH, Geri Brewster, RD, MPH, CDN, Reid Winick, DDS, Lisa Everett, RPh., CCN

May 24 - Conversational Dinner: Vitamin D, Diabetes and Other Health Related Topics, Dr. Russell M. Jaffe, MD,CCN and Dr. Michael Hollick MD, PhD, Chicago, IL  

2008

Sept. 4-7 - Seminar topics included, scientific review, nutritional prevention, assessment,   and support of patients with various types of trauma: Qualitative and quantitative   targeted solutions for hydration, protein, fatty acid, carbohydrate and mineral   repletion or exclusion based on current scientific research and theories will be   presented. Brain trauma and neurological problems, circulatory problems,   gastro-intestinal illnesses, stress, pre and post surgical nutrition, addiction and pain are to be studied.
International and American Association of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN),Seventeenth Annual Symposium. The Role of Clinical Nutrition in Pre and Post Traumatic Care, Baltimore, MD
Speakers include: Rick Jaffe, Esq., Datis Kharrazian, DC, DACBN, Russell Blaylock, MD, CCN, Decker Weiss, NMD, FASA, Eileen Wright, MD, Michael Wald, MD, DC, CCN, Steve Hatiwanger, MD, CCN, David Brady, ND, DC, CCN, DACBN, Richard Clement, MD, Jeffrey Marrongelle, DC, CCN, Gregory Ellis, PhD, CNC

Feb. 1-3 - World Organization of Natural Medicine Practitioners, Fifth Annual National Conference, Integrating Natural Medicine in Clinical Practice, Various Speakers, Houston, TX
Speakers include: Stephen Holt, MD, Charles McWilliams, NMD, Gabriel Cousins, MD, Leonard Horowitz, D.M.D.,M.A.,M.P.H., Paul Tai, DPM, FACFS, AEPS, Jack Hinze, NMD, Pharm.D.
 
Jan. 26-27 - Clear Mind Center, Level I: NeuroIntegration Foundation Workshop, A Breakthrough in Non Drug Treatment of Emotional Learning and Stress-related Problems, Denise Hetrick & Various Speakers, Irvine, CA

Jan. 19-20 - American Nutriceuticals Seminar: ”The Cancer Cascade, A 12-Year Disease,” William S. Coury, Sarasota, FL    

2007

Nov. 2-4 - Health Studies Collegium, 1st Biannual Clinical Symposium,, First Line Comprehensive Care on Integrative Health, Dr. Russell Jaffe and various speakers, Leesburg, VA Speakers include: Adam Vinitsky, MD,     

Oct. 13 - Metagenics Educational Programs, The Neurobiology of Mood and Cognitive Disorders, Dr. Jay Lombard, DO, Indianapolis, IN

Aug. 30 - International and American Association of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN),

Sept.  1 - Sixteenth Annual Symposium, Incorporating Clinical Nutrition in the Medical Therapy of Chronic Disease Syndromes, Various Speakers, Orlando, FL
Speakers include: Russell Blaylock, MD, John Parks Trowbridge, MD, Robert Rakowski, DC, DACBN, CCN, David Luce, MD, DANLA, Robert Silverman, DC, DACBN, CCN, Russell Jaffe, PhD, CCN, Eileen Wright, MD, Liz Lipski, PhD, CCN, Jack Tips, Phd, CCN, Thomas O’Brien, DC, DACBN, CCN, Steve Haltiwanger, MD, CCN

Aug. 29 - International and American Association of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN), Pre-Symposium on Advanced Case Solving Strategies, Dr. James LaValle, R.Ph., NMD, CCN, Orlando, FL

Feb. 8-10 - Symposium: Recent Advances in the Use of Iodine in Medical Practice, Dr. Guy Abraham, Dr. Donald Miller, Dr Bernard Eskin, Dr Jorge Flechas and Dr. David Browenstein, William Shevin, MD, D.Ht Phoenix, AZ

2006

Nov. 30 - NeuroScience Seminar, Balancing Biomarkers of Neurological Stress in Menopause/Periomenopause, Obesity and Mood Disorders, Eileen Wright, MD, Indianapolis, IN       

Sept. 7-10 - International and American Association of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN), Fifteenth Annual Symposium. Exocrine Physiology, Various Speakers, San Diego, CA        
Speakers include: David Quig, PhD., Jacob Teitelbaum, MD, Julian Whitaker, MD, John Cannell, MD, Nigel Plummer, PhD., Jorge Flechas, MD, MPH, David Brady, ND, DC, CCN, Alex Vasquez, ND, Sam Queen, CCN, James LaValle, RPh, ND, MS, CCN, Ellen Culter, DC.
 
Sept. 6 - International and American Association of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN), Pre-Symposium on Exocrine Physiology, Dr. James LaValle, R.Ph., NMD, CCN, San Diego, CA        

Apr. 8-9 - Nambudripad’s Allergy Elimination Techniques Seminar: Advanced – 1 NAET Certification Course, Dr. Devi S. Nambudripad, MD,  DC, L.Ac., Ph.D        

Feb. 9 - NeuroScience Seminar: Neurotransmitters and Adrenal Stress, Dr. Bradley Bush, ND, Indianapolis, IN      

Feb. 4-5 - Nambudripad’s Allergy Elimination Techniques Seminar: Basic NAET Certification Course, Dr. Devi S. Nambudripad, MD, DC, L.Ac., Ph.D.

2005

Nov. 5 - NeuroScience Seminar: The Assessment and Correction of Neurotransmitters, Gottfried Kellerman, PhD., Chicago, IL    

Oct. 14-16 - World Organization of Naturopathic Medical Practitioners, Third World Congress, Study of Electrodermolgy, Homeopathy, Chinese Acupuncture and Aromatherapy in Natural Medicine, Various Speakers, Quito, Ecuador  
 
Oct. 10-11 - Pan American Institute and Institute of Investigation, Education and Promotion of Ecuador, Seminar: Study of Laboratory Evaluations and Electro Dermal Screening Equipment, Dr. Charles McWilliams, Quito, Ecuador

Sept.  1-4  - International and American Association of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN), Fourteenth Annual Symposium. Endocrine Physiology of Healthy Glands and Hormones, Various Speakers, Orlando, FL  
Speakers include: James L. Wilson, ND, DC, PhD, Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD, CCN, Jacob Teitelbaum, MD, Steve Haltiwanger, MD, CCN, Russell Blaylock, MD, Ralph Holsworth, Jr, DO, Barry Sears, PhD, Lisa Everett, RPh, CCN, Robert Rakowski, DC, CCN, James LaValle, RPh, ND, CCN

June 29-July 9 - Fellowship: The International Society of Electrodermologists, Nevis, West Indies

June 24-25 - Westbrook University by the Academy of Integrative Medicine, Seminar: Laboratory Analysis: Testing, Interpretation and Application, Various Speakers, Omaha, NE

May 30-31 - Seminar: The Pathogenesis and Clinical Significance of Low Zeta Potential, Dr T.C. McDaniel D.O., Cincinnati, OH    

March 19 - Seminar: Dr. Chi’s Fingernail and Tongue Analysis Workshop, Tsu-Tsair Chi, N.M.D., PH.D, Skokie, IL       

Feb. 18-20 - Seminar: How to Create a Healthy Home, The Institute of Neurobiology, Various Speakers, Bellevue, WA., Deitrick Klinghardt, MD

2004

May-August PanAmerican School of Natural Medicine, Ltd, Nutrition, Detoxification, Dolorology, Balneology and Physiotherapies and Its Relation to Naturopathic Practice, Home Study                                         

August 27-29 - International and American Association of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN), Thirteenth Annual Symposium. Nutritional Advancements in Pediatric and Adolescent Care, Various Speakers, New Orleans, LA
Speakers include:  Nigel Plummber, PhD, Jeffrey Bradstreet, MD, Rashid Buttar, DO.

July 15-18 - Seminar: The Latest Findings in Nutritional Medicine and Spiritual Healing, Boulderfest 2004, Various Speakers, Broomfield, Co.
Speakers include: Mark Houston, MD, William Wolcott, Mary and Dan   Eades, Eric Pearl, Dietrich Klinghardt, Lorain Cordain

June 19 - Seminar: O-ring Evaluation, Bio-Energetic Evaluation, Theory and Applications, Dr. William Kneebone, D.C., Chicago, IL             

April 25 - Seminar: New Directions in Natural Medicine, Dr. Charles McWilliams, President, Dean PanAmerican School of Natural Medicine, President World Organization of Natural Medicine Practitioners, Toronto, Canada
 
Feb. 19-21 - The Academy of Integrative Medicine Seminar: The Involvement of Hormones On Health: The Function & Regulation of Hormones, Jack Hinze, NMD, Pharm.D., Elias Ilyia, Ph.D., Robert Rawkowski, DC, CCN, DACBN, DIBAK, Phoenix, AZ    

Jan 31 - Feb. 1 - Crayhon Research, Inc Seminar, Advanced Training in Clinical Nutrition, Robert Crayhon, MS, Robert Rountree, MD, Jay Wilson, DC, St. Petersburg, FL

2003

Nov 13-15 - Academy of Integrative Medicine Seminar, Non-Invasive Management of Pain and Neuopathies, John Hawrylak, D.C., N.D., Jack Hinze, Pharm. D. N.M.D., Omaha, NE.     

Aug 27-31 - International and American Associations of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN), Twelfth Annual Scientific Symposium, Nutrition and Cancer: Prevention, Assessment and Support, Various Speakers, Orlando, FL
Speakers include: Asa Hershoff DC, ND, DHANP, Richard Jaffe, Esq.,   Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD, CCN, Steve Haltiwanger, MD, CCN, Garry Gordon, MD, Do, MD(H), Robert Rakowski, DC, DCABN, CCN, H.L. “Sam” Queen,   MA, CNS, CCN, Michael Wald, DC, DACBN, CCN, Patrick Quillin, PhD,   RD, CNS, Jack Young, MD, PhD, Friedrich Douwes, MD, Robert Rakowski,   DC, DACBN, CCN, Thomas Hesselink, MD, Stanislaw Burzynski, MD, PhD, William Lane, PhD.

July 26-27 - Effective Treatment of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, ME and Pain, Workshop Level 2 - Advanced Training, Jacob Teitelbaum, MD, Buena Park, CA,      

Feb 21-23 - Designs for Health Institute Seminar: Using Metabolic Testing to Achieve Clinical Breakthroughs, Robert Crayhon, MS, Alexander Bralley, Ph.D., CCN, Aristo Vojdani, Ph.D., MT, Clearwater, FL.    

Feb. 8-9 - Effective Treatment of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, ME and Pain, Workshop Level 1 - Foundation Training, Jacob Teitelbaum, MD, Buena Park, CA.      

2002

Aug. 28 - International and American Associations of Clinical Nutritionists

Sept 1 - (IAACN), Eleventh Annual Scientific Symposium, Multiple Components of Weight Management: A Major Challenge for the 21st   Century, Various Speakers, Chicago, IL.
Speakers include: Michael Wald, DC, CCN, DACBN, Fred Pescatore, MD, MPH, CCN, Richard Jaffe, Esq., Steve Haltiwanger, MD, Frank King, Jr.,  ND, DC,  Richard Clement, MD, Dean Raffelock, DC, DACBN, CCN, Carol Simontacchi, PhD, CCN, Joseph Mercola, DO, John Allocca, PhD, ScD, CCN, David Steenblock, MS, DO, Luke Bucci, PhD, CCN, Cliff   Sheats, PhD, CCN, Robert Rakowski, DC, CCN, H.L. “Sam” Queen, MA, CCN

Jan. 2-May 1  - Clinical Nutrition Certification Board (C.N.C.B.), Post Graduate Studies in Clinical Nutrition, Home Study Modules  
    Module 1 - Immunology and Clinical Nutrition    6 Hours
    Module 2 - Geriatrics and Clinical Nutrition  10 Hours
    Module 3 - Women’s Nutrition    10 Hours
    Module 4 - Hormonal Health and Clinical Nutrition 10 Hours
    Module 5 - Microbial Health and Clinical Nutrition 17 Hours
    Module 6 - Clinical Neurology and Clinical Nutrition  23 Hours

Feb. 23-24 - C.N.C.B. Post Graduate Studies in Clinical Nutrition, Gary Bassett, Ph.D., Review Session for Exam, Phoenix, AZ  

Jan. 12-13  - International and American Associations of Clinical Nutritionists (I.A.A.C.N.), Seminar: Bio-Terrorism, Gary Bassett, PhD and H.L. “Sam” Queen, MA, MT (ASCP), D.Sc., CCN, Houston TX  

2001

Nov. 18 - Seminar: Drug Nutrient Depletion’s, Approaching Women’s Health   Naturally, Understanding the Multiple Metabolic Syndrome Part I & II, James LaValle, R.Ph.,N.M.D., CCN, Columbus, OH.    

Nov. 10-11 - C.N.C.B., Post Graduate Studies in Clinical Nutrition, Session 1, Various Topics, Ross Pelton, R.Ph., Ph.D., CCN, Phoenix, AZ  

Oct. 20-21 - C.N.C.B., Post Graduate Studies in Clinical Nutrition, Session 4, Laboratory Evaluations in Nutritional Medicine, Gary Bassett, Ph.D., Atlanta, GA       

Sept. 19 - Seminar:  Nutritional Co-Management in Cancer, Douglas Krech, O.M.D., Chicago, IL.        

June 30 - July 1 - C.N.C.B., Post Graduate Studies in Clinical Nutrition, Session 3, Human Toxicity, Related Conditions and Therapy Protocols, James LaValle, R.Ph., N.M.D., CCN, Cincinnati, OH    

Apr. 28-29 - C.N.C.B., Post Graduate Studies in Clinical Nutrition, Session 2, Various Topics, Ross Pelton, RPh., Ph.D., CCN, Chicago, IL