Hello Draeger's Gluten-Free Club Members,
Please sign-up for an individual speaker or all eight, listed below their bios. Most talks will be followed by a half hour break. The Hoover/West talk will be followed by a 15 min. break. Just email your session choices to the Organizer, Mary Claire.
Drs. Vikki and Rick Petersen, D.C., C.C.N.,
(bios: http://www.healthnowm... http://www.healthnowm...) authors of
The Gluten Effect, and
(bio: http://www.glutenfree...) author of the
Wheat Free Cook and
Gluten-Free Italian cookbooks, will speak in the morning and be followed by:
Dr. Laura Enfield Dr. Enfield is a family physician at Spring Tide Natural Health in San Mateo and worked in the bio-tech industry. She is an acupuncturist and licensed Naturopath.
Rebecca Katz, M.S. Rebecca is the senior chef-in-residence and nutritional educator at one of the country's leading cancer wellness centers - The Center for Mind-Body Medicine. She is a visiting chef and nutrition educator at Commonweal's Cancer Help Program in Bolinas, California, and author of
The Cancer Fighting Kitchen and
One Bite at a Time.
(Her books contain gluten-free recipes, but are not gluten-free cookbooks.)
Lauren Hoover Lauren trained at the California Culinary Academy and has 15 years of experience cooking in kitchens such as La Folie and Hyatt. She will also be giving a free lecture and presenting her cookbook,
No Wheat No Dairy No Problem. Lauren Hoover will be speaking with Dr. West.
Dr. Bradley West, N.D. Dr. West is a graduate of National College of Naturopathic Medicine. His training is in holistic care and detoxification with emphasis on chronic disease treatment and prevention, endocrinology and gastroenterology. Dr. West is also Research Advisor for Nordic Naturals in Watsonville, CA. He will be speaking with Lauren Hoover.
Brandi Geiger, M.S., C.M.T. Brandi has an MS in Exercise Science from the University of Cal Poly with a Minor in Nutrition. She has spent over 20 years in the health, wellness and medical industry, and is currently teaching weight loss and performance cleansing at the Johnson Chiropractic Center. Her focus will be a cleanse with non-inflammatory foods.
Sign-Up for Any of the Following Sessions: Dr. Vikki & Rick Petersen - 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Jacqueline Mallorca - 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Dr. Laura Enfield - 12:45 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. Rebecca Katz - 2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Lauren Hoover w/ Dr. Bradley West - 3:45 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Brandi Geiger, M.S., C.M.T. - 5 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. Draeger's Gluten-Free Club Meetings are free but pre-registration for the speaking sessions is required. See you there! Mary Claire Draeger DeSoto