Medical Seminar

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 1st, 2017 – 6:30pm – 9pm

Location: Seattle CenterAppleRX Exhibition Hall

Videos of the talks given at the 2016 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:
    • Cardiology
    • Endocrinology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Ob/Gyn
    • Oncology
    • Infectious Disease
    • Preventative Medicine

2016 Evening Program

6:30pm Check-in
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