Plant-Based Docs To Attend Major International Nutrition In Medicine Conference

The event, jointly hosted by the Physicians Committee and George Washington University School of Medicine, will present the research on nutrition
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Doctors Neal Barnard, Danielle Belardo, and Baxter Montgomery will all speak at the event

A host of leading plant-based doctors will come together at a major medical conference later this month.

The seventh International Conference on Nutrition in Medicine in Washington, jointly hosted by the Physicians Committee (PCRM) and George Washington University School of Medicine, will take place on July 26-27 at the Grand Hyatt.

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The event will offer attendees expert presentations on the latest nutrition research, opportunities to network with like-minded professionals, and up to 15 continuing education credits for doctors, nurses, and dietitians among other highlights.

Speakers at the conference will include leading plant-based health experts Neal Barnard, M.D., Dean Ornish, M.D., Baxter Montgomery, M.D., Danielle Belardo, M.D., and Robert Ostfeld, M.D. among many others. Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams will also be speaking.

A host of experts will speak at the event

Pre-conference

In addition, there will be a Pre-Conference Nutrition Basics Session on July 25. Speakers on the agenda include Neal Barnard, M.D., Rob Ostfeld, M.D., Brenda Davis, R.D. among others.

The topics covered will include heart health, weight, diabetes, cancer, practical patient tips, and more.

For those who can't attend this day, there will be a special livestream of the Pre-Conference Nutrition Basics Session on July 25 from 1-4:30 pm.

You can find out more about the event - including how to buy tickets - here

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