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Third Annual Plant-based Nutrition Symposium

Blair Education Center, Park City Hospital, PArk City, UT

Saturday, November 23, 2019

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Agenda (subject to change):

8:45 – 9:15 – Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:15 – 10:15 – "Whole Foods, Plant-based 101" - Shipra Bansal MD

10:15 – 10:30 - Break

10:30 - 11:15 – "Gut Health and the Microbiome " - Zach Bush MD

11:15 – 12:00 – “The Standard American Diet is Bad for Bones and Joints: Observations in Surgery” - Thomas Rosenberg MD

12:00 – 12:30 – Lunch

12:30 – 1:15 – Q&A Panel - Moderated by Kathy Smith

1:15 – 2:15 – – “The Environmental Impact of Diet” - Keegan Kuhm

2:15 – 2:30 – Break

2:30 – 3:15 – "Eating for a Healthier Gut" - Zach Bush MD

3:15 – 4:00 – Q&A and Closing Remarks


About Our KEynote Speakers:

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Zach Bush, MD is one of the few triple board-certified physicians in the country - with expertise in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism, and Hospice/Palliative care. The breakthrough science that Dr. Bush and his colleagues have delivered offer profound new insights into human health and longevity. His education efforts provide a grassroots foundation from which we can launch change in our legislative decisions, ultimately up- shifting consumer behavior to bring about radical change in the mega industries of big farming, big pharma, and Western Medicine at large.

Shipra Bansal, MD is a board-certified Family Physician at North Country HealthCare, a community health center in Flagstaff, Arizona. She has been integrating Lifestyle Medicine into her clinical practice for 4 years and developed a group visit model for patients interested in treating their chronic disease with diet. Dr. Bansal is also a Regional Director of Medical Education with AT Still University School of Medicine in Arizona (ATSU-SOMA) and has been the Medical Director for the Sedona Health and Nutrition Conference for the past two years.


Keegan Kuhn is an award-winning American documentary filmmaker. He is best known for producing documentaries What the Health (2017), Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret (2014), and Turlock: The documentary (2013. His films focus on social justice topics of environmental, animal and human rights issues. Kuhn is the owner of First Spark Media, a video production company that caters to non-profit organizations and businesses.

Keegan spoke at our first symposium and we’ve been eager to bring him back!