[cs_content][cs_section parallax=”false” style=”margin: 0px;padding: 0 0px 45px;”][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ class=”cs-ta-center” style=”padding: 0px;”][x_button size=”global” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”#recording” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””]Webinar Recording and Slides[/x_button][x_gap size=”50px”][/cs_column][/cs_row][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][x_image type=”none” src=”https://cmbm.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/fb-share-fam-womenshealth-susan-blum-autoimmunity.jpg” alt=”” link=”true” href=”https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8477431856035221515″ title=”” target=”blank” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][/cs_column][/cs_row][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][cs_text class=”cs-ta-center” style=”font-size: 125%;”]

Women and Autoimmunity:
Understanding the Connection and Targeting Treatment

Presented on September 12, 2018

[/cs_text][cs_text]In this webinar, Dr Blum will review the underlying triggers for autoimmunity, including hormonal issues specific to women. She will explain how to begin healing your immune system using food, mind-body medicine, healing the gut microbiome, supporting detoxification, and balancing hormones.[/cs_text][/cs_column][/cs_row][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ class=”cs-ta-center” style=”padding: 0px;”][cs_text class=”cs-ta-left”]This webinar presented by noted dietitian nutritionist, Susan Blum, MD, MPH is the first in a series of Food As Medicine webinars presented by the Center for Mind-Body Medicine and hosted by leading nutrition author, speaker and integrative nutritionist Kathie Madonna Swift, MS, RDN, LDN.[/cs_text][/cs_column][/cs_row][cs_row id=”recording” inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/2″ class=”cs-ta-center” style=”padding: 0px;”][x_gap size=”50px”][x_button size=”global” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”https://register.gotowebinar.com/recording/806318449549581324″ title=”” target=”blank” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][x_icon type=”video-camera” class=”mvn mln mrs”]View Recording[/x_button][/cs_column][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/2″ class=”cs-ta-center” style=”padding: 0px;”][x_gap size=”50px”][x_button size=”global” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”https://cmbm.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/FAM-Webinar-Women-and-Autoimmune-Final-wide.pdf” title=”” target=”blank” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][x_icon type=”download” class=”mvn mln mrs”]Download Slides[/x_button][/cs_column][/cs_row][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ class=”cs-ta-center” style=”padding: 0px;”][cs_text]

Learning Objectives

[/cs_text][cs_text class=”cs-ta-left”]During this webinar, you will learn:

  1. Why estrogen is a powerful immunomodulator.
  2. The role of hormones in driving autoimmunity and how to re-balance them to improve immune health.
  3. How food triggers inflammation and the best guidelines for choosing food.
  4. The importance of the gut microbiome in driving immune issues, and how to heal your gut.
  5. The role of toxins and infections in triggering autoimmunity and what you can do to lower your toxin load and treat infections.

[/cs_text][/cs_column][/cs_row][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”false” class=”cs-ta-left”]Susan Blum, MD, MPH[/x_custom_headline][/cs_column][/cs_row][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”2/3″ style=”padding: 0px;”][cs_text]Susan Blum, MD, MPH, is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Preventive Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. She has been treating, healing and preventing chronic diseases for nearly two decades. A Preventive Medicine and Chronic Disease Specialist, Dr. Blum is the Founder and Director of Blum Center for Health in Rye Brook, New York, where she leads a multi-specialty team of physicians, nurse practitioners, nutritionists and health coaches, all providing cutting edge Functional and Integrative Medicine services.

In her first best-selling book, The Immune System Recovery Plan (Scribner; 2013), Dr. Blum offers her four-step program, which she has used to help thousands of patients recover from autoimmune and immune-related conditions without medication. Dr. Blum’s second book, Healing Arthritis (Scribner; 2017) offers a ground-breaking approach to helping arthritis sufferers reverse and heal this condition.

Dr. Blum is Board Certified in Preventive Medicine and Certified in both Functional Medicine and Integrative and Holistic Medicine. She is a member of the Medical Advisory Board for The Dr. Oz Show, the Institute for Integrative Nutrition, and is Senior Teaching Faculty with the Center for Mind-Body Medicine in Washington, D.C. and teaches throughout the world in their training programs. She is also on the Board of Directors for the True Health Initiative, and on the Scientific Advisory Board for Genomind, a Medical Biotech Company.

Dr. Blum approaches medicine—and her life—from a whole-body perspective, incorporating all facets of wellness into every aspect. Following her passion for nutrition, she co-founded Organic Pharmer, a grab-and-go, functional food and juice eatery, with delivery available nationwide, and puts these principles into practice by beginning each day with a 20-minute meditation, a green smoothie made from the contents of her garden and a walk on her country road with her dog, Trixie. [/cs_text][/cs_column][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/3″ style=”padding: 0px;”][x_image type=”none” src=”https://cmbm.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/cmbm-faculty-susan-blum-md.jpg” alt=”Susan Blum, MD, MPH” link=”false” href=”#” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][cs_text]Susan S. Blum, MD, MPH
CMBM Faculty Member &
Founder and Director
Blum Center for Health[/cs_text][/cs_column][/cs_row][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”false” class=”cs-ta-left”]About Kathie Madonna Swift, MS, RDN, LDN, FAND[/x_custom_headline][/cs_column][/cs_row][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/3″ style=”padding: 0px;”][x_image type=”none” src=”https://cmbm.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/cmbm-fam-faculty-kathie-swift.jpg” alt=”Kathie Swift, MS, RDN, LDN, FAND, EBQ” link=”false” href=”#” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][cs_text]Kathie Madonna Swift, MS, RDN, LDN, FAND, EBQ[/cs_text][/cs_column][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”2/3″ style=”padding: 0px;”][cs_text]Kathie Swift, MS, RDN, LDN, FAND, EBQ  is the co-founder of the Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy, www.IFNAcademy.com, a comprehensive, online, educational program for dietitians interested in functional medicine.

Notable in her dietetic career, Kathie has served as the Education Director for the Center for Mind Body Medicine’s highly acclaimed Food As Medicine professional training program for almost two decades.

Kathie is the co-author of  The Inside Tract: Your Good Gut Guide to Health with Dr. Gerard Mullin. Her most recent book,  The Swift Diet: 4 Weeks to Mend the Belly, Lose the Weight, and Get Rid of the Bloat, with co-author Joseph Hooper features the latest science on the microbiome. Connect with Kathie at www.kathieswift.com[/cs_text][/cs_column][/cs_row][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”false” class=”cs-ta-left”]Food As Medicine for Women’s Health[/x_custom_headline][/cs_column][/cs_row][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”2/3″ class=”cs-ta-center” style=”padding: 0px;”][cs_text class=”cs-ta-left”]Kathie will join James Gordon, MD and leaders in the worldwide movement for women’s health to present everything you need to know about using food to promote health and prevent and treat illness on May 19-24, 2019 at Esalen Institute in Big Sur, CA.[/cs_text][x_button size=”global” block=”false” circle=”false” icon_only=”false” href=”https://cmbm.org/training/food-as-medicine-womens-health-2019/” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=”” id=”qa”]Learn More about Food As Medicine for Women’s Health[/x_button][/cs_column][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/3″ style=”padding: 0px;”][x_image type=”none” src=”https://cmbm.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/food-as-medicine-logo.jpg” alt=”” link=”true” href=”https://cmbm.org/training/fam-kripalu-2016/” title=”” target=”” info=”none” info_place=”top” info_trigger=”hover” info_content=””][/cs_column][/cs_row][/cs_section][cs_section parallax=”false” style=”margin: 0px;padding: 45px 0px;”][cs_row inner_container=”true” marginless_columns=”false” style=”margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;”][cs_column fade=”false” fade_animation=”in” fade_animation_offset=”45px” fade_duration=”750″ type=”1/1″ style=”padding: 0px;”][x_custom_headline level=”h2″ looks_like=”h3″ accent=”false”]Food As Medicine for Women’s Health Webinar Series[/x_custom_headline][cs_text]This is the first webinar in The Center for Mind-Body Medicine’s Food As Medicine for Women’s Health Webinar Series. Join us for the entire series:

  • Women and Autoimmunity: Understanding the Connection and Targeting Treatment
    Presented by Susan Blum, MD, MPH on September 12, 2018
  • Nutrition and Women’s Cancers: The Science Behind the Solutions
    Presented by Joel Evans, MD on October 25, 2018
  • The New Frontier of Healthcare: Medical Cannabis
    Presented by Laura Lagano, MS, RDN on November 15, 2018
  • Movement, Nutrition, and Self-Care for Women: An Energy/Mitochondrial Perspective
    Presented by Monique Class, NP on January 3, 2019
  • Taking Women’s Health to Heart
    Presented by Cindy Geyer, MD on February 6, 2019
  • Healing the Healer
    Presented by Aviva Romm, MD on March 20, 2019 at 12:30 pm ET/ 9:30 PT
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