BLOOMINGDALE, Ill.—Industry experts with discuss reducing health care costs through preventive measures, at the Natural Health Research Institute’s (NHRI) 6th Annual Scientific Symposium. The half-day conference, set for Oct. 28, 2011, will focus on the current evidence regarding the financial benefits of preventing chronic diseases through the use of natural products such as dietary supplements.
The conference, “Cutting Health Costs Through Prevention: Measuring the Efficacy, Safety and Cost Savings of Dietary Supplements," is held in conjunction with the National Healthcare Reform Conference, and is cosponsored by the American Nutrition Association. It will be held at the Marriott Renaissance Conference Center and Hotel in Schaumburg, Illinois.
Speakers and topics include:
- Mark Blumenthal: “Technology and the Safety of Natural Products: Optimizing Disease Prevention Through Clinically Tested Dietary Supplements"
- Meg Jordan, Ph.D., R.N., CWP: “Let Sanity Reign: The Undeniable Health-Wealth Connection for a Happier, Healthier Society"
- Artemis P. Simopoulos, M.D.: “Economic and Health Implications of Changing America’s Oil: The Omega-3 Opportunity"
- Russell Jaffe, M.D., Ph.D.: “Proactive Primary Prevention Programs: Evidence of Savings Through Application of Supplements to Treat Dietary Deficiencies"
- Len Saputo, M.D.: “National Healthcare Reform: Putting the Pieces of the Puzzle Together"
INSIDER covered last year’s symposium; find that information here.