Food Vitals 

webinar series

The ‘Food Vitals’ webinar series ran from September to December 2020. In each webinar, expert presenters explored the crucial role of diet in preventing and treating chronic disease, citing their extensive nutrition knowledge and clinical experience. 

Food Vitals - plant-based nutrition for prevention and treatment of disease

Each Food Vitals webinar highlighted the role of whole food plant-based dietary patterns as a vital ally to stem the tide of preventable disease. Hosted by Dr Libby Forsyth for DFN, each session featured a keynote presentation by a topic expert, alongside further panelists who shared their knowledge and experiences on incorporating evidence-based nutrition into clinical practice.

 

Access the recordings and downloads below to add to your disease management toolkit.

Libby at HCP Guide media launch Sept 202

Evidence-based nutrition in healthcare • 24 September 2020 

Larger (max size) CL copy of Food Vitals

Speakers Dr Adrian Griscti, MBBS, FACRRM, FASLM; Emma Strutt APD, FASLM; Drew Harrisberg, Exercise Physiologist and athlete thriving with type 1 diabetes

Host Dr Libby Forsyth, Events & Education Lead, Doctors For Nutrition   

Date Thursday 24 September 2020
Time 6:30 - 7:30 PM AEST
Cost Free (optional donation)
Audience Health professionals, students and interested public

Full event description

 

Women's health and the best start for kids • 8 December 2020 

Food Vitals 3 | Women's Health and kids.

Speakers  Dr Gemma Newman, Dr Heleen Roex, Dr Preeya Alexander and Deeni Betar-Young APD

Host Dr Libby Forsyth, Events & Education Lead, Doctors For Nutrition   

Date Tuesday 8 December 2020
Time 8:00 PM – 9:10 PM AEDT
Cost Free (optional donation)
Audience Health professionals, students and interested public

Full event description

 

Inflammatory bowel disease and the gut microbiome • 10 November 2020 

Inflammatory Bowel Disease and the Gut M

Speakers  Dr Alan Desmond, Angela Genoni PhD, Dr Alyce Churchill 

Host Dr Libby Forsyth, Events & Education Lead, Doctors For Nutrition   

Date Tuesday 10 November 2020
Time 7:30 - 8:40 PM AEDT
Cost Free (optional donation)
Audience Health professionals, students and interested public

Full event description

 

Cardiovascular disease, nutrition and COVID-19 • 16 December 2020 

Food Vitals 4 | Cardiovascular Disease b

Speakers  Dr Kim Williams, Dr Andrew Davies, Dr Ahmad Farshid, Dr Andrew Little and Adam Guthrie 

Host Dr Libby Forsyth, Events & Education Lead, Doctors For Nutrition   

Date Wednesday 16 December 2020
Time 7:30 - 8:40 PM AEDT
Cost Free (optional donation)
Audience Health professionals, students and interested public

Full event description

 

Keep up with the latest DFN news, events, opportunities and more

The information on the Doctors For Nutrition website and related media platforms is provided for general information purposes and is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Please consult you doctor or other professional healthcare provider with any questions or concerns you have regarding your health.​ By using this website you agree to our terms.

© 2021 Doctors For Nutrition | Registered Charity ABN 97626980345 | Privacy & Terms |          |

  • Doctors For Nutrition Facebook
  • Doctors For Nutrition Twitter
  • Doctors For Nutrition Instagram
  • Doctors For Nutrition LinkedIn
  • YouTube
Voted Top 10 MyGivingCircle.png
NVA2020__Winner-V2__Change-Maker.png

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians and Tangata Whenua of the lands and waters across Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand where we live and work, and pay respect to Elders past, present and emerging​. We aspire to learn from First Peoples’ traditional understanding of health as a multi-dimensional concept, embracing environmental, community and individual wellbeing.

  • White Facebook Icon
  • White Instagram Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White LinkedIn Icon
  • White YouTube Icon