The Nutritional Therapists of Ireland (NTOI) is delighted to announce its annual AGM and nutrition summit which is due to take place on Saturday, 18th April, 2015 in the Clarion Hotel, Liffey Valley, Dublin 22.
Nutritional therapy is becoming an increasingly recognised means of promoting optimal health and disease prevention in both adults and children. Dealing with a variety of health conditions such as: digestive and respiratory disorders, IBS, weight issues, diabetes, heart disease and more common autoimmune conditions such as fibromyalgia. – nutritional therapy explores the potential causes of a patient’s health condition, and engages the patient in a personalised therapeutic partnership that not only helps improve the presenting symptoms, but also looks to address the underlying dysfunction so that optimum health and vitality can be restored.
Sponsored by Scope Healthcare featuring the Biocult range, the event boasts a number of guest speakers lead by internationally acclaimed, Dr Deanna Minich who will present at the Summit as part of her European tour.Dr Minich is a leading expert in the field of wellness and lifestyle medicine having created the whole-self approach to nutrition called ‘Food and Spirit’. At the summit, Dr Minich will cover “The Power of Phytonutrients: Attendees will be educated about the latest research and clinical applications for plant based phytonutrients in relation to gene expression, disease treatment & prevention and personalised nutrition. Other speakers include:
- Éva Hill Hamilton – discussing ‘The first thousand days – The vital role of microbiota in building the immune system from conception onwards.
- Patricia Daly – presenting on “Turning Poison into Medicine”, a deeper understanding of the ketogenetic diet in cancer care.
As well as providing the ideal platform for peer-to-peer networking, the NTOI Summit provides the perfect stage for supplier brands within the industry to perform on. This year’s event welcomes a line-up of exhibitors including BioCare, Bio-Kult, Bionutri, GreenValu, The Cultured Food Company, GUNA health supplements, Natural Life and Revive Active Products.
This event will be open to all qualified nutritional therapists as well as health journalists and members of other complementary health organisations. Registration for non NTOI members takes place at 11 am. Places are limited and will be sold on a first come first served basis. Please register at http://www.ntoi.ie/ the cost is €35 and registration must take place on or before the 16th of April.
The NTOI is the professional association supporting qualified Nutritional Therapists in Ireland. To find a comprehensive contact list for all NTOI practitioners listed by region, please visit www.ntoi.ie.