Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 11:45am
Lunch served at 11:45am; Event at 12:00pm.
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 9:00am
Health meets Food is dedicated to teaching medical professionals and communities about the important connection between good health and healthy eating.
Conference will be held at the New Orleans Culinary and Hospitality Institute and the Sheraton Hotel.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 1:00pm
featuring Dean Thomas LaVeist and Rebekah Gee, Secretary, LDoH.
Registration, Program Details, and Hotel Information are found at: https://bit.ly/2WZyWDV.
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 12:00pm
Lunch will be provided
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 7:00pm
End of year celebration
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 12:00pm
Dr. Embers will be presenting "Diagnosing and Curing Late Stage Lyme Disease: Challenge Accepted" which will address the sensitivity of current diagnostic tests for Lyme disease as it varies by stage of disease. She will discuss the test they have developed that is aimed at diagnosing Lyme disease at all phases of the infection. Furthermore, the question of the effectiveness of antibiotic treatment for Lyme disease has long been contentious among physicians and researchers. Her team has shown that in nonhuman primates, intact spirochetes can persist following antibiotic treatment. Dr.