The Prevention and Treatment of Disease with a Plant-Based Diet
A program of the Prescribe Vegetarian Campaign, the goal of which is to expand medical training and practice to include a plant-based diet, as an addition to standard modalities, for the prevention and treatment of disease.
April 9th, 2016 – 6:30pm – 9pm
Location: Seattle Center Exhibition Hall
Videos of the talks given at the Medical Seminar are now available here
- Free to all physicians and medical students.
- Find out what’s in it for your patients and practice.
- Regional physicians share the latest research and their clinical experience in:
- Internal Medicine
- Infectious Disease
- Preventative Medicine
- To learn more about Plant-Based Nutritional Medicine, see VegetarianPrescription.org
- See list of supporting physicians
|6:30pm||Catered light buffet||The Upper Crust Catering Co.|
|7:00pm||Welcome||Amanda Strombom, President, Vegetarians of Washington|
|7:05pm||Reducing the Healthcare Burden||Mia Gregerson, WA State Representative, 33rd District|
|7:10pm||The Campaign||Stewart Rose, Vice President, Vegetarians of Washington|
|7:15pm||Cardiology||Dr Uma Krishnan, Cardiologist, Cardiac Study Center – Tacoma, WA|
|7:30pm||Endocrinology||Dr Mythili Ramachandran, Internal Medicine, Bonney Lake Medical Center, WA|
|7:45pm||Ob/Gyn||Dr Esther Park-Hwang, Gynecologist, Multicare OB/GYN Associates, Tacoma, WA|
|8:00pm||Oncology||Dr Ron Swensen, Gynecological Oncology, Valley Medical Center, Renton, WA|
|8:15pm||Oncology||Dr Andrea Rose, Medical Oncology, Good Samaritan Hospital, Puyallup, WA|
|8:30pm||Infectious Disease||Dr Uma Malhotra, Infectious Disease specialist, Virginia Mason Hospital, Seattle, WA|
|8:45pm||Preventative Medicine||F. Patricia McEachrane-Gross MD, Preventative and Family Medicine, Ocala, FL|