Southeast Regional Integrative Medical Conference 2017

  • June 2, 2017
    June 2, 2017
    4:30 am - 4:00 pm
  • June 3, 2017
    June 3, 2017
    4:30 am - 11:30 am

Southeast Regional Integrative Medical Conference

June 2-3, 2017

The 2017 Southeast Regional Integrative Medical Conference will be held June 2-3, 2017, in Asheville, NC.

To book your hotel stay, visit our booking page here and enter group code NIM. You may also call the Reservations Department at (844) 330-0296 and refer to the NC Integrative Medical Society. The reservation cutoff date is May 3, 2017.

View our 2017 Conference Brochure2017 Conference Brochure.


  • Improve your patient outcomes by understanding how environmental factors affect endocrine function, including sex hormones, thyroid, HPA axis, and blood sugar metabolism.
  • Learn the latest data about common endocrine disruptors your patients are exposed to on a regular basis, and what to do about this complicated issue.
  • Network with a community of peers who are putting patients first and transforming the practice of medicine.

TARGET AUDIENCE – This meeting is designed for medical professionals interested in Integrative/Functional Medicine including MD, DO, PA, NP, DC, ND, RD, RN, PharmD, LAc.


June 2, 2017

8:30 am – 9:30 am

Registration/Breakfast/Visit Exhibits

9:30 am – 10:30 am

“The Ability of New Testing to Assess the Effects of Toxic Chemicals on Chronic Illness” – William Shaw, Ph.D.

10:30 am – 11:30 am

“Zika and Microcephaly in Brazil” – Stephanie Seneff, Ph.D.

11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Lunch/Visit Exhibits

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

“The Role of Hormones, Essential Nutrients, Environmental Toxins and Lifestyle Choices on Breast Cancer Risk” – David Zava, Ph.D

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

“Challenges to the Medical Food Category in the United States” – Bruce Burnett, PhD

3:00 pm – 3:15 pm

Break/Visit Exhibits

3:15 pm – 4:15 pm

“Weight Loss and the Optimization of Hormonal Balance with Attention to the Toxic Load” – Keoni Teta, ND, LAc, CSCS

4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Reception (Exhibit Hall)

June 3, 2017

8:30 am – 9:30 am

Registration/Breakfast/Visit Exhibits

9:30 am – 10:30 am

“AAEM Approach to Environmental Illness and Toxicology” – Robert Taylor, MD

10:30 am – 11:30 am

“Stress and Endocrine Disruption” – Alan McDaniel, MD

11:30 am – 12:00 pm

Annual Members Meeting

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Lunch/Visit Exhibits

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

“Dental Mercury, Root Canals, and Gum Disease: A Biological Approach to Treatment” – John Kempter, DDS

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

“Hormones in Our Toxic World” – Benjamin Gonzalez, MD

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

“The Present Legal Status of Cannabidiol (“CBD”)” + Q&A Session (non-CME session) – Rodney (“Rod”) Kight, Jr., JD

4:30 pm – Adjourn


*This CME activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the Joint Providership of The Institute for Medical Studies (IMS) and The North Carolina Integrative Medical Society. IMS is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Institute for Medical Studies designates this live activity for a maximum of 9 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



If you are interested in exhibiting at this year’s conference, please e-mail Liz at A special thank you to all of our vendors signed up to date!


Gold Level

Boston Heart Diagnostics

Silver Level

Entera Health

Sanseco International, Inc.

Exhibit Level

Anova Health

Apex Energetics

Biotics Research Corp.

Courtagen Life Sciences, Inc.

Designs for Health

Dunwoody Labs


Great Plains Laboratory

Life Extension

Microbiome Labs


Triangle Compounding Pharmacy

Wellness By Design




Venue Phone: (844) 330-0296

Venue Website:

1 Resort Drive, Asheville, North Carolina, 28806

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