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Plant-based Lifestyle Traverse City hosts a nationally recognized speaker, August 20th: Dr. Kerrie Saunders, MS, LLP, PhD, presents: Plant-based Nutrition & Fine-tuning your Food Intake.
Register to attend FREE at www.evenbrite.com
Location: 4050 Hammond Rd., Timber Ridge Resort Conference Center – 6:30-8 p.m., tastings served 6:30, presenter begins at 7.
Taste great food, receive recipes, learn, & meet great people!
Cutting-edge research-based recommendations to help you fine-tune your food intake. Essential fatty acids; the omega-3:omega-6 balance; Vitamin B12; iron; calcium; magnesium; the research behind whole food, plant-based (WFPB) eating. Be the best example you can be, by knowing your nutrients and their optimal sources!
Dr. Saunders’ unique background in psychology, addiction, nutrition, and body composition assessment is unmatched in the U.S. She is an internationally known presenter and author with work featured on television, and in numerous newspapers, e-zines, and magazines. You may have seen her “Dear Dr. Kerrie” advice column or heard her on the radio doing “Dr. Food’s Nutrition Intermission.”
Dr. Saunders authored the first successful application and oral defense for the American Medical Association on the use of Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis in medical settings, she is co-author of the Guidelines for a Standard of Care for Preventive and Integrated Medicine, and contributing author for the block-
buster book, Rethink Food. Her own book, The Vegan Diet as Chronic Disease Prevention, is a Publishers Bestseller, now in its third printing.
Dr. Saunders supervised the world’s first multi-university interdisciplinary curriculum for medical schools on the use of food in medicine, and she is a Certified FLT Health Care Provider who has worked with the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. Dr. Saunders is a featured expert on the use of food in medicine in the exciting new Eating You Alive documentary movie, and co-star with celebrity fitness trainer John Pierre in their “Super Simple ~ Super Nutrition” food demonstration DVD series, When Bachelor Meets Homemaker. Dr. Saunders lectures frequently to audiences throughout the U.S. and Canada. You can find more on her work at Plant-based Lifestyle Traverse City (PBLTC). www.pbltc.org
PBLTC is an affiliate of the ‘Plant-based Nutrition Support Group (PBNSG). PBSNG is a plant-based support group based in Detroit with over 5,000 members, including affiliate physicians. www.pbnsg.org