Plant-Based Health

Plant-Based Health Professionals UK will be selecting and hosting a team of expert speakers on topics surrounding plant-based health and nutrition

Timetable

Saturday

12:00pm

Healthy & Sustainable Diets

Sandra Hood

Sandra’s talk ‘Healthy & Sustainable Diets’ will be discussing the link between vegan diets & sustainability as well as the[…]

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Sandra Hood

1:00pm

The many benefits of a wholefood plant-based diet

Dr. Josh Cullimore

Dr Cullimore, a practising GP, will explain the many benefits of a wholefood diet, including reduced risks of heart disease,[…]

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Dr. Josh Cullimore

2:00pm

Panel: Barriers to adopting a whole food plant-based diet and how to overcome them

Dr. Shireen Kassam, Sandra Hood, Kate Dunbar, Dr. Sue Kenneally

This is your opportunity to come and ask those burning questions about plant-based diets to a multi-professional panel of doctors,[…]

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Dr. Shireen Kassam

Sandra Hood

Kate Dunbar

Dr. Sue Kenneally

3:00pm

Mental Health Resilience; how our food choices and lifestyle are linked with brain function and mental health.

Dr. Arvind Maheru

Did you know about the exciting developments in our understanding of how our diet impacts on our susceptibility to memory[…]

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Dr. Arvind Maheru

4:00pm

Gut Health: how a plant-based diet can change your world

Dr. Alan Desmond

Dr Alan Desmond will discuss the medical evidence that compels him to recommend a whole food plant-based diet and why[…]

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Dr. Alan Desmond

5:00pm

What does diet and lifestyle have to do with cancer?

Dr. Shireen Kassam

Cancer is not inevitable. More than 40% of cases could be prevented through diet and lifestyle. Come and listen to[…]

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Dr. Shireen Kassam

Sunday

11:00am

Navigating the World of Medicine as a Vegan

Dr. Rebecca Jones

The Vegan Doctor will outline considerations to be taken when you need to see your doctor or take medications, and[…]

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Dr. Rebecca Jones

12:00pm

Vegan nutrition myth busting

Heather Russell

This year, Heather will be addressing common myths around vegan nutrition. By the end of the session, you should have[…]

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Heather Russell

1:00pm

Panel: Barriers to adopting a whole food plant-based diet and how to overcome them

Dr. Shireen Kassam, Dr. Luke Vano, Dr. Sue Kenneally, Heather Russell

This is your opportunity to come and ask those burning questions about plant-based diets to a multi-professional panel of doctors,[…]

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Dr. Shireen Kassam

Dr. Luke Vano

Dr. Sue Kenneally

Heather Russell

2:00pm

The modern day epidemics of heart disease and diabetes. What do they have in common and how can they be prevented and reversed?

Dr. Gemma Newman

Dr Gemma Newman explores the causes of our number one killer in the Western World and what we can do[…]

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Dr. Gemma Newman

3:00pm

Lets talk women’s health and veganism

Dr. Nitu Bajekal

Dr Nitu Bajekal will explore the relationship between the whole foods plant-based (WFPB) way of eating and women’s health. The[…]

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Dr. Nitu Bajekal

4:00pm

Can cats and dogs go vegetarian?

Professor Andrew Knight

The health hazards inherent to meat-based diets for cats and dogs are extensive. Nutritionally-sound vegetarian diets can result in health[…]

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Professor Andrew Knight