An always entertaining and informative presenter, Dr. Greger has scoured the world's scholarly literature on clinical nutrition and developed this brand-new presentation on the latest in cutting-edge research. Focusing on studies published just over the last year in peer-reviewed scientific medical journals, Dr. Greger offers practical advice on how best to feed ourselves and our families to prevent, treat, and even reverse chronic disease in an engaging interactive quiz show format.
A founding member of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine, Michael Greger, MD, is a physician, 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. Hundreds of his nutrition videos are freely available at NutritionFacts.org, with a new video uploaded ever.
When: Thursday February 28, 2013, 8 - 8 p.m.
Who: Dr. Michael Greger:
What: "How to Feed Healthy Food to Ourselves and Our Families to Prevent Diseases:" Uprooting the Leading Causes of Death
and Delicious, Vegan, Catered Dinner
Sierra 2 Center
2791 24th Street
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Date: Feb. 28, Thursday, 6-9 pm
Please try to arrive by 5:30 pm.
Catered vegan dinner menu:
Delicious Vegan Catered Dinner:
Tamale Pie with Enchilada Sauce
Tofu Tacos with Corn Tortillas, Salsa, Shredded Lettuce, Lime Crema and Jalapenos
Mexican Garden Salad
Tangy Lime Cole Slaw
Black Bean Brownies with Raspberry Sauce and Tofu Whipped Cream
Contact Person: Linda Middlesworth, Sacramento Vegan Society
Award-winning Lani Muelrath, M.A., CGFI, CPBN, FNS, - The Plant-Based Fitness Expert- author of Fit Quickies: 5 Minute Targeted Body Shaping Workouts specializes in connecting you with whole-foods, plant-based diet, simple workouts and frame of mind so you can realize your healthy, strong body without white-knuckle hunger or exercising like a maniac. She has over 30 years of experience as a teacher, coach, and trainer.
Guest Lecturer in Kinesiology at San Francisco State University and Associate Professor in Kinesiology at Butte College, Lani is Fitness Advisor for the Dr. John McDougall Health and Medical Center Discussion Boards as well as presenter and celebrity coach for the 21-Day PCRM Vegan Kickstart, VegRun Program, and the Complete Health Improvement Project (CHIP). She is also Health and Fitness Expert for Vegan Mainstream and Healthy Living and California Plant-Based Fitness Examiner at Examiner.com. Lani is certified in Plant-based nutrition via Cornell University and holds a Fitness Nutrition Specialist Advanced Credential from the National Academy of Sports Medicine.
Multiple resources for you for healthy fitness, weight loss, and plant-based nutrition are available at www.lanimuelrath.com.