Food As Medicine for Women’s Health
Esalen Institute, Big Sur, California
May 19-24, 2019

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This universally acclaimed professional training program provides health professionals with the foundation they need to effectively integrate nutrition into clinical practice—and their own lives. The Center for Mind-Body Medicine provides a curriculum for physicians, registered dietitians, and educators to bring back to their communities.

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Participants will leave grounded in the fundamentals of sound nutrition, knowledgeable about cutting-edge research, and prepared to confidently and compassionately guide their patients toward practical life-giving healthy nutrition.

Delicious, whole-foods lunches are served during the professional nutrition training program along with lively food demos that further inspire a meaningful nutritional transformation. Partial scholarships & CEUs available.

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Food As Medicine’s remarkable faculty includes the country’s leading lifestyle medicine clinicians & researchers as well as some of our most gifted holistic nutritionists, mind-body practitioners, patient advocates, & chefs.

What You Will Learn

  • Food-based solutions for chronic disease prevention and management
  • Understanding hormones for health, happiness, and a vital life pre- and post-menopause
  • Energy: The adrenal and thyroid connection
  • Digestive distress, including microbiome-centric strategies for bloating, IBS, reflux, and more
  • Autoimmune conditions and a science-based immune recovery plan
  • Healthy weight management and blood sugar strategies
  • Anxiety, depression, panic, and stress solutions
  • How nutrition helps chronic pain and fibromyalgia Integrated cancer care
  • Vitamins, minerals and herbal guidelines
  • Preconception and prenatal health
  • Mindful eating, meditation, movement and the art of self-care

Who Should Attend

  • MDs, DOs, NDs & DCs
  • RD’s, Nutritionists & CHHC’s
  • Medical, Nursing & Nutrition School Faculty
  • Medical, Health & Public Health Students
  • Clinical Faculty in Residency Programs
  • Nurses & Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants
  • Social Workers
  • Community Health Practitioners
  • Psychologists
  • Acupuncturists
  • Other Health Professionals

Upcoming Food As Medicine Trainings

The Center for Mind-Body Medicine will be presenting Food As Medicine for Women’s Health at The Esalen Institute in Big Sur, California from May 19-24, 2019.

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