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Nutrigenomics: Application to Dietary Approaches and Nutritional Supplements

With Deanna Minich, PhD, MS, CNS, RYT

Free Webinar, July 15, 2015 at 7PM USA Central time

Nutrigenomics is the scientific study of the interaction of nutrition and genes, especially with regard to the prevention or treatment of disease. Join us and learn how to break the cycle of inherent health issues. 



2015 Garden Walk and Lecture

Expert guided tours from 10am-3pm, July 17, 2015

Please join us at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy as we
co-host the 2015 Garden Walk and annual Alan Lesniewicz Memorial Lecture to celebrate the first and only urban medicinal plant garden in the city of Chicago.
About the Atkins Medicinal Garden.

Alan Lesniewicz Memorial Lecture–12:00pm
Room 134-1 College of Pharmacy

In her keynote lecture, Dr.Cassandra L.Quave will share with us how her lab group has discovered new leads for antibiotic adjuvants, from field research documenting the traditional use of these plants in topical therapeutics for skin infections to the laboratory analyses that have revealed their unique mechanisms of action against drug resistant bacteria, like MRSA. 


Arriving on Campus:
The college is located at 833 S. Wood St. in Chicago. As you arrive on campus, parking is available in the Wood street parking structure at 1100 S. Wood St. See the
parking map. Please make your way to the garden at the corner of Wood and Polk streets adjacent to the AOB building on the map.

The Role of Diet

With ​Elizabeth Lipski, PhD, CCN, CHN, CNS 

Free Webinar, September 17, 2015 at 7PM USA Central Time

Dr. Lipski explains how and why inflammation often begins in the gut and can be mitigated and even prevented by incorporating fermented and cultured foods into your diet.

Registration Opening Soon!




Multivitamins in the Promotion of Optimal Health & Wellness 

With Jeffrey Blumberg, PhD, FASN, FACN, CNS-S 

Free Webinar, October 15, 2015 at 7PM USA Central Time

Do multivitamins make a difference? Can they improve your health? Are you taking too much or not enough? Dr. Blumberg explains how to find optimal intakes of micronutrients.

Registration Opening Soon!





Check back soon for updates on our 2015-16 program schedule. 


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