Casitalks

2015 Speakers

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

David Katz, MD, MPH, FACPM, FACP

  • Founding Director,Yale University's Prevention Research Center
  • President, American College of Lifestyle Medicine
  • Director, Integrative Medicine Center

David L. Katz MD, MPH, FACPM, FACP, is the founding (1998) director of Yale University's Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center. He received his BA from Dartmouth College (1984; Magna Cum Laude); his MD from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1988); and his MPH from the Yale University School of Public Health (1993). He is a two-time diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine, a board-certified specialist in Preventive Medicine/Public Health, and a clinical instructor in medicine at the Yale School of Medicine.

Dr. Katz is the Editor-in-Chief of the journal Childhood Obesity, President of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine, founder and President of the non-profit Turn the Tide Foundation, and medical director for the Integrative Medicine Center at Griffin Hospital in Derby, CT. He is the principal inventor...

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CONFERENCE CHAIR

 

David Brady, ND, DC, CCN, DACBN

 

Dr. David M. Brady has 22-years of experience as an integrative clinical practitioner and over 18 years in health sciences academia. He is a practicing naturopathic physician licensed in Connecticut and Vermont and board certified clinical nutritionist. Dr. Brady also received his initial clinical training as a chiropractic physician. He currently serves as the Vice Provost for the Division of Health Sciences, Director of the Human Nutrition Institute, and is an associate professor of clinical sciences at the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut. He maintains a private practice, Whole Body Medicine, in Trumbull, CT. Dr. Brady is also the Chief Medical Officer for Designs for Health, Inc., is an expert consultant to the nutritional supplement and clinical laboratory industries...

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WORLD CLASS SPEAKERS

Izabella Wentz, Pharm.D

Dr. Izabella Wentz, Pharm.D., FASCP is a passionate, innovative and solution focused clinical pharmacist.
Fascinated by science and the impact of substances on the human body, Izabella decided to pursue a degree in pharmacy...

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Dennis Goodman, MD, FACP, FACC, FCCP

Dennis Goodman, MD, FACC, graduated cum laude and with distinction from the University of Cape Town Medical School in Cape Town, South Africa, in 1979. He served his internship at Grootte Schuur Hospital...

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JJ Virgin, CNS, CHFS

Celebrity Nutrition & Fitness Expert JJ Virgin is author of three NY Times bestsellers: The Virgin Diet: Drop 7 Foods, Lose 7 Pounds, Just 7 Days; The Virgin Diet Cookbook: 150 Easy and Delicious Recipes to Lose Weight and Feel Better Fast; and The Sugar Impact Diet. JJ specializes in weight loss resistance ...

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Gerard Mullin, MD, MHS, CNSP, FACN

Gerard E. Mullin MD is a board-certified internist, gastroenterologist and nutritionist. He is an associate professor of medicine and serves as the director of Integrative GI Nutrition Services at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Mullin has accrued ...

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Kelly Brogan, MD

Kelly Brogan, M.D. is a holistic women’s health psychiatrist on faculty at George Washington University and in private practice in Manhattan. She uses a functional medicine approach with her patients, and specializes in working with women who are pregnant, postpartum...

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Nancy O'Hara, MD, MPH, FAAP

Nancy O’Hara, MD, MPH, FAAP is a board-certified pediatrician. Prior to her medical career she taught children with autism. Dr. O’Hara graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in the AOA Honor Society and earned a Master’s degree in Public Health from the University of ...

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Rebecca Hunton, MD

Rebecca Hunton, M.D. earned her undergraduate degree in finance and accounting from the University of Florida and completed her medical training at the Ohio State University. She is not only an Integrative Physician, but also a successful business entrepreneur...

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Todd LePine, MD

Dr. LePine is a Dartmouth Medical School graduate and is Board Certified in Internal Medicine. He has advanced expertise in Integrative Functional Medicine. If you are low in energy, not sleeping well, taking too many pills, or struggling to lose ...

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