|A founding member and Fellow of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine, Dr. Michael Greger is a physician, New York Times bestselling author, and internationally recognized speaker on nutrition, food safety, and public health issues. He has lectured at the Conference on World Affairs, testified before Congress, and was invited as an expert witness in the defense of Oprah Winfrey in the infamous "meat defamation" trial. He is a graduate of Cornell University School of Agriculture and Tufts University School of Medicine. Currently Dr. Greger serves as the Director of Public Health and Animal Agriculture at The Humane Society of the United States. His latest book, How Not to Die, became an instant New York Times best seller. More than a thousand of his nutrition videos are freely available at NutritionFacts.org, with new videos and articles uploaded every day.|
Keynote Lecture: Uprooting the Leading Causes of Death: “How Not to Die”
Lecture: From Table to Able: Combating Disabling Diseases with Food
This lecture will focus on the leading causes of disability - angina, low back pain, diabetic neuropathy, Alzheimer’s and cancer. Although diet is one of the greatest tools we have in combating these diseases, Dr. Greger will discuss some of the conflicts of interest within the mainstream medical and dietetic organizations that prevent them from advocating the healthiest diets.
Lecture: More than an Apple a Day: Preventing and Treating Our Most Common Diseases
The best way to avoid the adverse effects of medical and surgical tests and treatments is not to avoid doctors, but to avoid getting sick in the first place. In this lecture, Dr. Greger will run through the top dozen reasons people visit their doctors to highlight some of the latest research in hopes of moving doctors lower down the list of common killers.
Dr. Michael Greger - More than an Apple a Day: Preventing and Treating Our Most Common Diseases
Dr. Michael Greger - From Table to Able: Combating Common Diseases with Food
Dr. Michael Greger - Uprooting the Leading Causes of Death, “How Not To Die”
Dr. Michael Greger - Keynote: The Latest in Clinical Nutrition: Year In Review
Dr. Michael Greger - Lecture: More than an Apple a Day: Preventing and Treating Our Most Common Diseases
Dr. Michael Greger - Lecture: From Table to Able: Combating Disabling Diseases with Food
Dr. Michael Greger -Keynote Lecture: Uprooting the Leading Causes of Death: “How Not to Die”