Dr. Nadine Burke Harris is the founder of CEO of the Center for Youth Wellness in San Francisco’s Bayview Hunters Point. She is the subject of a New Yorker profile and the recipient of a Heinz Award, among many other honors. Her TED talk “How Childhood Trauma Affects Health Across the Lifetime” has been viewed over three million times. She lives in San Francisco with her husband and four sons. THE DEEPEST WELL is her first book.
Wellness for Life Radio focuses on optimal health, all-natural allergy relief, clinical nutrition, environmental and lifestyle medicine as well as holistic anti-aging and life extension techniques.
Dr. Susanne Bennett will share her twenty four years of clinical experience and expertise in all-natural therapies and remedies that can help common health issues such as allergies, gastrointestinal issues, chronic fatigue, autoimmune and endocrine disorders, insomnia, fat loss resistance and much more.
Nafysa Parpia, N.D. is an independent practitioner working out of both the Santa Rosa and the Marin offices of Gordon Medical. Using a biological medicine approach, she works as a detective to discover and ultimately remove the underlying cause(s) of illness. At the same time, she helps to alleviate symptoms. Dr. Parpia specializes in the treatment of Lyme disease and other complex chronic illnesses such as autoimmunity, mold toxicity, fibromyalgia, environmental toxicity and gastrointestinal disorders.
Functional and integrative medicine that is heart centered guides how I treat my patients with complex chronic illness. Biochemical imbalances, epigenetic expression, toxin exposure, microbial exposure and emotional imbalance are often key in unraveling the mystery of and treating chronic illness. Each of these aspects is different for each patient. Thus, with compassionate listening and cutting-edge laboratory tests, I can create treatment plans that are highly individualistic and healing.
Ms. Beljanski is committed to supporting international leaders in environmental medicine research. Shas educated thousands of people around the world about the importance of detoxification as a defense against harmful toxins that can cause serious disease and infection. Born in New York City and raised and educated in Paris, Ms. Beljanski completed her undergraduate studies at The Sorbonne, then went on to pursue a law degree and was admitted to the French Bar. Currently, she serves as Vice-President of non-profit The Beljanski Foundation is based in New York City.
In her current role, Dr. Ramani Wonderling serves as the scientific liaison between Abbott and its core laboratory customers, addressing technical questions and providing scientific proof sources.
Prior to this role, she has worked on the development of tests for hepatitis viruses, HIV, Chagas disease (parasitic disease that if left untreated can cause swelling/fever, or even congestive heart failure) and toxoplasmosis (common parasitic disease that can cause serious complications for pregnant women and people with weakened immune systems).
She has 17 patents, has given more than 800 scientific presentations and has several publications in peer-reviewed journals.
Prior to Abbott, she worked on cytokine (small protein) discovery, therapeutics and DNA vaccines at Heska Corporation.
Dr. Ramani Wonderling received her Ph.D. in microbiology and immunology from the University of South Carolina. She completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland and worked on adeno-associated virus (AAV) as a gene therapy vector.
Dr. Mike Dow, Psy. D is a highly sought-after psychotherapist and bestselling author of numerous books including the upcoming Heal Your Drained Brain: Naturally Relieve Anxiety, Combat Insomnia, and Balance Your Brain in Just 14 Days. In the book, Dr. Mike explains how brain drain works, and why we’re wired to suffer from it, as well as to provide helpful tools and remedies for getting back on track. In addition, he includes nutritional information and breathing techniques, and easy-to-follow guidance on supplements, self-hypnosis and mindfulness. The short-term effects of brain drain are uncomfortable, but the long-term effects can be life-threatening, including increasing the risk of dying from a heart attack, stroke and cancer. Heal Your Drained Brain offers a 2-week plan designed to help naturally boost brain health.
Wendy Myers is founder of MyersDetox.com. She is a detox guru, functional diagnostic nutritionist, and NES Bioenergetic Practitioner based in Los Angeles, CA. She is also the #1 bestselling author of Limitless Energy: How to Detox Toxic Metals that Cause Fatigue. She has the Detox for Energy course coming soon! This is revolutionary metal detox program to regain energy and brain function. Passionate about the importance of detox to live a long disease free life, she is a much sought after speaker, appearing on countless summits and podcasts. For your free copy of Wendy’s Top 10 Tips to Detox like a Pro Checklist, go to Detoxforenergy.com to download this checklist!
Dr. Nikki Arguinzoni-Gil is a licensed Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine in California. Dr. Nikki graduated from Seattle University with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Pre-medicine/General Science and minors in Biology, Chemistry, and Psychology. She later attended world renowned, Bastyr University, where she obtained her Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine
Dr. Nikki has done extensive work in several areas of healthcare including gastrointestinal conditions, autoimmunes conditions, hormone health, women’s health and more. Dr. Nikki takes special interest in working with patients who have had their cases labeled as “difficult”, putting together the pieces of the puzzle to get to the heart and ultimately remove the cause.
Dr. Nikki has spent many years traveling overseas to places like Cambridge and London, England giving talks on medical topics such as infertility, HIV, cardiovascular disease and networking with other practitioners. She has spent much time traveling through European and Asian countries learning about practices and views on healing and medicine. She feels that learning about different realms of medicine and lifestyles through people of different cultures provides her the means of better connecting with her patients.
Dr. Nikki is committed to providing a well-rounded approach to her patient’s care that is supportive of their personal healing journey and is both informative and empowering to them.
Dr. Ed Carlton, founder of the Carlton Neurofeedback Center is a licensed chiropractor and certified neurofeedback provider who treats children and adults to improve performance and relieve symptoms from brain-based disorders that affect attention, mood, sleep, anxiety, depression, and more. He is a certified neurofeedback provider from the Biofeedback Certification International Alliance and a member of the International Society for Neurofeedback and Research. He graduated from the Texas Chiropractic College and is also a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin.
Benjamin Lynch, ND received his Cell and Molecular Biology, BS from the University of Washington and his ND from Bastyr University. His passion for identifying the cause of disease directed him towards nutrigenomics and methylation dysfunction. Currently, he researches, writes and presents worldwide on the topic of MTHFR and methylation defects. He is the author of Dirty Genes. You may learn more about Dr. Lynch and his work at www.drbenlynch.com. Dr Lynch is also the President & Founder of www.SeekingHealth.com, a company oriented towards disease prevention and health promotion. He lives in Seattle, WA with his wife, Nadia, and three boys, Tasman, Mathew and Theodor.