August 13-14, 2021
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7:00 am – 8:15 am
*Special New Practitioner Breakfast (sign-up required) Join our board members to learn more about NCIMS and evolution of functional medicine in NC!
8:15 am – 9:00 am
JJ Skyler & Sachin Patel, NCIMS Creating Our Functional Present
9:00 am – 10:30 am
Robert Feeley, MD Healing Breaths: Proven BREATHWORK Techniques for Practitioners and Their Patients
10:30 am – 11:00 am
11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cheryl Burdette, ND Chronic Conditions & Cytokines
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Lindsey Berkson, MA DC CNS Estrogen Vindication and Need for Hormones in Today’s Toxic World
3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jim LaValle RPh Longevity 2.0: The Coming Age of Omics
5:15 pm – 6:15 pm
Integrative Medicine IMPACT Awards Reception
Join us as we honor a few special practitioner-leaders in the evolution of functional/integrative medicine and celebrate the many transformations along our history!
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Dinner Downtown (on your own/small groups – sign up at Registration to join in!)
8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Special Relaxation Breathwork Session Wind down and discover the gentle power of breathwork with our Healing Breaths presenter!
7:00 am – 8:00 am
8:00 am – 10:00 am
Mark Houston, MD Nutritional and Supplemental Therapy for Dyslipidemia
10:00 am – 10:30 am
10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Andrea Nakayama, Functional Nutritionist: 3 Roots Many Branches – A Remedy for the Autoimmune Epidemic
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Optional 30 minute Outdoor Yoga Class
1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Annual Meeting: Come learn more about NCIMS from its volunteer board & committee members
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
David Rakel, MD Enhancing the Clinician Effect through Compassion and Clinical Pearls
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
David Friedman, DC The Evolution of Obesity
Our Member Attendees ARE Our VIPs!!
As an extra BONUS for current NCIMS MEMBERS, we are happy to announce that you’ll have access to session recordings within 30 days of being in Asheville! If your membership is current when you register, you’ll receive a private link to the recordings. You’ll have access through our new Members Only portal with our event recordings library as long as you are a member!
Asheville, North Carolina
Asheville blends New Age hipness with historical architectures such as Art Deco, Beaux Arts and Neoclassical, to create a fun, earthy and eclectic vibe. With a variety of locally owned restaurants, shops and galleries, your activity choices will be hard to narrow! Relax and rejuvenate at a Himalayan Salt spa, sample local kombucha brews, enjoy local cuisine at farm-to-table restaurants, discover local artisans, white water raft the French Broad River, or hike one of 75 trails around this vibrant mountain city.
A discounted group rate has been arranged at the Renaissance Asheville Hotel. Details will be emailed to you when you register for the conference.
All conference attendees will be required to follow the county mandated hotel protocols. For more information on these COVID-19 measures, please click here.
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