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  • 07.Jun.2016
       Andrew Weil on Integrative Medicine: Whole Person Medicine for the 21st Century

    Integrative Medicine: Whole Person Medicine for the 21st Century

    with Andrew Weil, world renowned leader and pioneer in the field of Integrative Medicine

    Director of the Arizone Centre for Integrative Medicine, Clinical Professor of Medicine and Professor of Public Health, University of Arizona

    Date: 7th June 2016: 7.30-9.00 pm

    Venue: Peel Lecture Theatre, School of Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol, BS8 1SS

    FREE but booking essential

     Is the current healthcare crisis going to be solved by more hospitals, drugs and surgery, or by changing our approach?

    Are doctors taught enough about nutrition and other lifestyle approaches to treating illness?

    How can conventional and complementary medicine work together to suppor health and wellbeing?

    Should physical and psychological complaints be manage by different specialists and unconnected treatment approaches?

    How can people become equal partners in their own healthcare team?

    How can we ensure medicine is delivered in a way which values people as much as protocols?

     


  • 09.Jun.2016
       Food - the forgotten medicine

    Food - the forgotten medicine

    Conference venue: Royal Society of Medicine, 1, Wimpole St, London W1G 0AE.

    The first UK conference on food and medicine will review cutting edge evidence to answer questions such as:

    What is a healthy diet?
    What is the truth behind the fat/sugar media storm?
    How can food be used to prevent and treat different problems and diseases?
    Does the food is produce affect health?

    This is a conference on not only research data, but practical
    examples of culinary practices for health used in general practice, care homes, schools and more.

    Speakers include:                                                       

    Dame Sally Davies, UK's Chief Medical Officer  

    Duncan Selbie, Head of Public Health England

    Dr Andrew Weil, US holistic health advocate

    Professor Bharat Aggarwal, professor of Cancer Medicine (Biochemistry) University of Texas, USA

    Conference fee £125 (£75 College of Medicine members; students £50 - 20 tkts)

     

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