Nordic Naturals® Sponsors Lecture by World-Renowned Brain Health Expert at 2014 Institute for Functional Medicine Conference
Watsonville, California (May 21, 2013) Nordic Naturals® invites all attendees at the Institute for Functional Medicine Conference to enjoy a breakfast lecture with brain health expert Michael Lewis, MD, MPH, MBA, FACPM on May 30th at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis, Golden Gate Ballroom B, from 6:45 to 7:45 a.m.
Dr. Lewis’s talk, “Evolving Neurotherapeutics for Optimal Brain Health,” will address the science-backed benefits of omega-3s for the brain and the current state of research on omega-3s and neurological health. He will also present his own clinical experience using omega-3s in cases of sub-optimal brain health and cognitive function. A complimentary breakfast will be served in conjunction with the presentation.
According to Monique Wellise, National Sales Manager for Nordic Naturals’ Professional Division, “Dr. Lewis’s pioneering research in the area of omega-3s for brain health has positively impacted many lives. We are honored to support his efforts to raise public awareness of this important work.”
Nordic Naturals, known for superior freshness, purity, taste, and environmental stewardship, will exhibit its professional line of omega-3 fish oil products at Booths 20–22 during the annual IFM Conference, May 29–31 at the Marriott Marquis. Participants are invited to stop by to pick up literature and sample a wide range of omega-3 products and select EFA blends, specially formulated for the needs of practitioners. Orders placed at the conference will receive a 20% discount.
About Dr. Lewis
Michael Lewis is an expert on the use of omega-3 fatty acids to support brain health and cognitive function. He is featured regularly in the media, including appearances on CNN’s Sanjay Gupta MD show and numerous radio shows. Dr. Lewis is a retired Colonel in the U.S. Army. He is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy, West Point, and Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, with postgraduate training at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center and The Johns Hopkins University. He is founder and president of the non-profit Brain Health Education and Research Institute based in Potomac, Maryland, and is currently in private practice in the Washington, DC area.
About Nordic Naturals
Based in Watsonville, CA, Nordic Naturals is committed to delivering the world’s safest, most effective omega oils to help further its mission of correcting the global omega-3 deficiency. Distributing to more than 35 countries, Nordic Naturals offers over 200 products in a variety of flavors and formulations for adults, kids, athletes, and pets. As the number one fish oil in the United States, Nordic Naturals has revolutionized omega-3s, pioneering a new definition of fish oil quality as it relates to purity, freshness, taste, and dosage. Further information is available at Nordic Naturals’ website for health care professionals:www.nordicnaturals.com/professionals.php.