July 25 Lifestyle Medicine Seminar at St. Catherine's University

July 17, 2019 5:04 PM | Anonymous

MPHA Members,


The Physician Assistant Studies Program at St. Catherine's University, is sponsoring a seminar on Lifestyle Medicine on July 25th. Thanks to MPHA Global Health Co-Chair Donna DeGracia for sharing this opportunity!


Please see the attached flyer for more details. There is no registration. Members of the public are welcome to attend as well.


July 25 Lifestyle Medicine Flyer



Lifestyle Medicine involves the use of evidence-based lifestyle therapeutic approaches, such as a predominantly whole food, plant-based diet, regular physical activity, adequate sleep, stress management, avoidance of risky substance use, and other non-drug modalities, to prevent, treat, and, oftentimes, reverse the lifestyle-related, chronic disease that is all too prevalent(American College of Lifestyle Medicine)


PRESENTED BY DAVID KROSKA, MD


SCHEDULE AND LOGISTICS

THURSDAY, JULY 25 9:00 AM TO 3:00 PM

ST. CATHERINE UNIVERSITY RECITAL HALL OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
TOPICS:

  1. Health trends and epidemiology

  2. Obesity – looking at the question of HEALTHY sustained weight management

  3. Cancer and lifestyle

  4. Cardiovascular disease – prevention and reversal

  5. Diabetes, the global epidemic

  6. Dementia and neurodegenerative disorders

For more information contact Donna DeGracia drdegracia@stkate.edu


See St. Kate's map on attached flyer.


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