GNYDA 13th Annual Health and Wellness Conference

  • Saturday, January 31, 2015
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Campus: Cayuga Room

GNYDA 13th Annual Health and Wellness Conference

Health & Wellness Conference

January 31st, 2015

10:00am - 3:00pm

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Campus: Cayuga Room

525 E. 68th Street

New York, New York 10065


Conference Program and Overview:

10:00 am: Registration

10:15 am: GNYDA Welcome Address, Shelley Wishnick RD, CDN, CDN

10:30 am: “Nutrition and Your Skin,” Jennifer Burris MS, RD, CNSC, CSSD, CDE, CSG and Doctoral Candidate in Nutrition at New York University

Interested in learning about the relationship between your dietary intake and how it can affect your skin? Join us in discovering the relationship between medical nutrition therapy and acne pathogenesis.

11:45 am: “Using Exercise as Medicine,” Dr. Jordan Metzl at Hospital for Special Surgery

Discover the secrets of using exercise to treat illness, prevent disease, and how to set goals to motivate your patients! You will learn about the impact of wellness on the body and how to use exercise as your own medicine.

1:15 pm: Break/Refreshments

1:45 pm: “Blenderized Feeding,” Julia Driggers RD, LDN, CNSC at The Children’s Hospital Of Philadelphia

What would you put into your body if taste didn't matter? Learn about the advantages of blenderized tube feeds along with how to create recipes for optimal nutrition.

3:00 pm: Networking

Registration Fee:

·         $85 GNYDA Members

·         $130 Non-members (includes GNYDA registration fee for 2015-2016)

·         $65 GNYDA Student Members

·         $95 Student Non-members (includes 2015-2016 GNYDA Student Membership fee)

5 CPEU’s have been requested

To make a payment online:  using discount code: vD2w3ULW

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