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Hildemar Dos Santos, MD, DrPH
Assistant Professor, School of Public Health
School of Public Health
Service    International Service
  • Health Seminar in Guayaquil, Ecuador
    Seminar on Lifestyle-related diseases for health professionals ( 11/2014 )
    Topics: xercise, metabolic syndrome, diabetes and hypertension
    Sermon at Guayaquil SDA Church about "Church as a community health center."
  • Antigua North Caribbean SDAC Union Health Summit - 2014 ( 8/2014 )
    Cancer Prevention Seminar
    Health seminars at Antigua Spanish SDAC
  • Floresta SDA Church in Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Health seminar on diabetes prevention, obesity, stress management and metabolic syndrome

    ( 5/2014 )
  • Trinidad Tobago Mission Trip with Hands International – Lectures on metabolic syndrome and childhood obesity. 

    ( 4/2014 )
    Health fairs with health assessments at school and church settings. Participation on panels to discuss the importance of prevention for the current epidemic of chronic diseases in Trinidad.
  • Clinic Vida Natural , Brazil (Natural Life Clinic)
    Former Sao Roque Adventist Clinic ( 11/2013 )
    Presentation on metabolic syndrome and obesity prevention
  • Jamaica Mission Trip - with Hands International ( 8/2013 )
    Health lectures, health panel, health fairs, school programs, lecture at the North Caribbean Adventist University
  • Barbados 2012. Health Summit for the South Caribbean SDA Union Conference

    ( 7/2012 )
    Cancer Prevention
    Health sermons at SDA churches
    Cancer prevention lectures at SDA churches
  • Health Seminars at three SDA Brazilian churches, Moema, SP; Sarandi, RS and Campo Grande, MS ( 9/2010 )
    Lectures on metabolic syndrome, cancer prevention, anti-aging strategies and stress management
  • Cancer Prevention Seminar Dominican Republic, 2010 ( 3/2010 )
    Organized by the Inter American Division of the SDA Church Food Company
  • Director and coordinator of the Vegetarian Cooking classes and initiator of the Vegetarian Cooking Certification course at Hong Kong and Tsuen Wan Adventist hospitals ( 11/2001 - 9/2007 )

    Vegetarian cooking classes and dertification on vegetarian cooking were presented at the hospital cafeteria and always followed by health lecture

  • Director of the Lifestyle Management Center at Hong Kong Adventist Hospital and Tsuen Wan Adventist Hospital, Hong Kong China ( 11/2001 - 9/2007 ) Link...

    Promotion of  health and prevention services to the community

  • Director of the weight control program Funfit at Hong Kong and Tsuen Wan Adventist hospitals
    ( 1/2001 - 9/2007 )
    Promoting exercise, diet and other important behaviors for weight management
  • Director of the Newstar Health Trip program to Taiwan and Thailand, at Hong Kong and Tsuen Wan Adventist hospitals ( 1/2001 - 9/2007 )
  • Adjunct teacher at Hong Kong Adventist College, Hong Kong ( 1/2003 - 8/2007 )
    Presented lectures on the prevention of smoking, alcohol and other drugs.
  Community Service
  • CHIP - Coronary Heart Improvement Program at Drayson Center - ( 1/2014 - 4/2015 )
    Health assessments, blood screenings, lifestyle counseling and lectures. 2 -3 programs per year.
  • Drayson Center Preventive Care Clinic Open House at LLU Drayson Center
    Yearly event on the first half of the year ( 7/2013 - 4/2015 )
    Free health assessments to the community, lifestyle counseling, health and age, stress assessments, coronary risk assessments, glucose screenings, etc.l
  • The Full Plate Diet
    Director of the program since its beggining in 2012. ( 1/2012 - 4/2015 )
    Group sessions with food demos, health lectures, practical applications, exercise activities, supermarket visit and emotional eating.
    Ongoing monthly sessions
  • Loma Linda University Family Health Fair
    From 2011 to 2014 ( 4/2011 - 4/2015 )

    Booth for health assessments, stress assessment, body composition and lifestyle counseling.
    Yearly event at the LLU Drayson Center Gym

  • LLU SPH Healthy People Conference, 2015 ( 3/2015 )
    Booth for health asseessments and lifestyle counseling.
  • Loma Linda Market Night ( 4/2013 - 2/2015 )
    Booth for Health Assessments, body composition and lifestyle counseling - weekly on Tuesday evenings
  • Women's Conference at Ontario Convention Center by Loma Linda University ( 11/2011 - 1/2015 )
    Booth for stress assessment and counseling
    Yearly event. participation since 2011
  • Loma Linda Benefits Fair 2014 ( 11/2014 )
    Booth for Stress Management and Counseling
  • Mexican Consulate Health Fair ( 10/2014 )
    XIV Binational Health Week - Boot for health assessments and counseling
  • Loma Linda University Lifestyle Health Fair ( 10/2012 - 10/2014 )
    Conducted once a year to promote prevention services and assessments to the community.
  • Loma Linda University Health Symposium ( 9/2012 - 9/2014 )
    Organized yearly and delivered at the Loma Linda University Church - Lectures by LLU professors, health assessments and breif counseling
  • Ontario UPS Health Fair 2014 ( 8/2014 )
    Organized a booth for health assessments, body composition and lifestyle counseling for UPS employees
  • Long Beach Jazz Festival ( 8/2013 - 8/2014 )
    Organized booth for health assessments, body compostion and lifestyle counseling. Drayson Clinic team went to 2013 and 2014 festivals.
  • United Methodist Church of San Bernardino Health Fair ( 5/2014 )
    Organized a booth for body composition, health assessments and lifestyle counseling
  • Redlands Market Night ( 10/2013 )
    Booth organized in conjunction with the LLU School of Pharmacy
    Health assessments, body composition lifestyle counseling
  • Loma Linda Medical Center Murrieta Community Health Fair ( 9/2013 )
    Booth for health assessments, body composition, blood screening, health and age questionnaire
  • Health assessement for the conference for Evangelical Pastors with Bruce Nelson at Anaheim Marriott ( 9/2013 )
    Health assessments, body composition, hand grip, health and age and lipid panel by finger stick blood screenings.
  • Chamber of Commerce Breakfast and health lecture ( 8/2013 )
    Prentation of the Drayson Center Preventive Care Clinic services plus a free health assessment
  • 5th International Congress on Vegetarianism ( 2/2013 )
    Coordinator of the booth for health assessments and lifesytle counseling
    Services: body composition, health and age, hand grip and personal lifestyle counseling
  • Cancer Prevention Seminar for the Health Summit of the North American Division of the SDAC, Orlando, FL 2012 ( 1/2012 - 2/2012 )
    Designer and Presenter of the Cancer Prevention Seminar - 10 sessions

    Two groups: Spanish and English 
  • SAG Health Fair - Screen Actors Guild - Hollywood, CA, 2011 ( 11/2011 )
    Booth for smoking cessation assessment and counseling and body composition.
  • Community Health Fair at Frazee Clinic, San Bernardino, CA 2011 ( 10/2011 )
    Booth at the fair for body composition, fitness tests and lifestyle counseling
    Fair organized by the Loma Linda Campus Hill Church
  • Metropolitan Detention Center - Los Angeles, CA
    Health fair and seminar ( 10/2011 )
    Blood pressure assessments, body composition, health counseling and lecture on anti-aging strategies
    Audience: Center Employees
  • USPHS - United States Public Health Services - Convention in San Diego, CA, 2010
    Health fair with health and age questionnaire, body composition, , blood pressure and health counseling ( 5/2010 )
  Society Memberships (non-professional)
  • Board Member of the Hands International non profit organization ( 2/2015 - 4/2015 )
  • Member of the Inland Empire Coalitiion ( 4/2014 - 4/2015 )
  • Member of the San Bernardino Tobacco Free Coalition ( 4/2013 - 4/2015 )
  • Founder and current member of the Loma Linda Healthy City coalition ( 4/2013 - 4/2015 )
  Church Activities
  • Antigua Spanish SDA Church Health Lectures
    Language: Spanish
    Topics: Stress Management, diabetes prevention, weight management. ( 8/2014 )
  • Project Change at Flatbush SDA Church, Brooklyn, NY
    Health assessments, blood screenings, research questionnaires ( 4/2014 )
  • New York Portuguese SDA Church - Lecture on Anti-Aging Strategies
    Language: Portuguese ( 4/2014 )
  • Paramount Spanish SDA Church
    Health Lecture  on Anti-Aging Strategies
    Language: Spanish ( 2/2014 )
  • San Diego Chinese SDA Church
    Health lectures on metabolic syndrome, anti aging strategies
    Health assessments and lifestyle counseling ( 1/2014 )
  •    Loma Linda University Church - Chair of the Health Ministries Committee
    Designed and organized health fairs, seminars, health screenings and other health activities. Designed and coordinated the Blue Zone Sabbath School.
    ( 6/2010 - 11/2013 )
  • Director of the Blue Zone Sabbath School at Loma LInda University Church ( 1/2010 - 11/2013 )
  • Del Rosa SDA Church
    Lecture on Metabolic Syndrome
    Participation on the health and prevention symposium ( 10/2013 )
  • San Diego Evangelistic Crusade with Pastor Max Fox
    Interview with Skype during the program
    Topic: Anti-aging Strategies ( 9/2013 )
  • Kansas Ave SDA Church Health Fair
    in partnership with the Project Change lead by Dr Montgomery
    Goal: Health assessment of the African American population for the prevention of prostate cancer
    Health assessments, body composition, blood screenings ( 8/2013 )
  • Brownsville SDA Church, Texas -  Health Seminar for the community
    Lectures on anti-aging, diabetes, hypertension, exercise, obesity and cancer prevention ( 7/2013 )
  • Chino, California Portuguese Speaking SDA Church - Health assessments and health lectures
    Topics: Metabolic Syndrome, Hypertension, Diabetes and Obesity ( 6/2013 - 7/2013 )
  • Health Sermon on Exercise at Loma Linda Spanish SDA Church ( 4/2013 )
  • Loma Linda Campus Hill Church Health Fair
    Coordinated a booth for health assessments and body composition ( 1/2013 )
  • Anaheim Spanish SDA Church - Health Seminar
    Language: Spanish
    Topics: Metabolic syndrome and Anti-aging strategies ( 11/2012 )
  • Orlando Portuguese SDA Church - Orlando, FL
    Lecture on Prevention. ( 2/2012 )
  • Loma Linda Spanish SDA Church
    Lecture on stress management ( 5/2011 )
  • Kansas Ave SDA Church Health Fair 2011
    Body composition, blood screening for lipid pannel, health counseling ( 4/2011 )
  • Vietnamese Anaheim SDA Church Health Fair
    Health assessments, heart assessment questionnaire, lipids and glucose by finger stick, health counseling
    Lecture on Anti-Aging Strategies ( 4/2011 )
  • Loma Linda University Sabbath School
    Study topic: Exercise and health
    With students Salim Serrano and Daniel Saugh ( 4/2010 )
  • Director of the Health Evangelism program at the Chinese speaking church Bible Auditorium Seventh-day Adventist Church, Hong Kong
    Provided once a month health lecture and once a year one week health series. Included were vegetarian tips, health assessments and individual counseling.
    ( 1/2005 - 8/2007 )
  • Health Ministries Director for the Hong Kong Adventist Hospital Church. Seminars, lectures, newsletter release, etc. ( 1/2004 - 8/2007 )
  • Director of the Chino Community Services Center at the Chino Portuguese SDA Church. ( 4/1999 - 4/2001 )
  Society Memberships (professional)
  • Founder-Member and Member of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine ( 4/2015 )
  • Ex-Member of the American Public Health Association ( 4/2011 - 4/2013 )
  • Ex-Member of the American College of Sports Medicine ( 4/2001 - 4/2008 )
  • Ex-Member of the Brazilian National Council of Physicians - Brazil ( 1/1979 - 12/2001 )
  • Ex-Member of the Saso Paulo Council of Physicians - Brazil ( 1/1979 - 4/2001 )
  Committee Membership (LLU)
  • Member of the LLU Distance Learning Committee ( 3/2015 - 4/2015 )
  • Member of the Preventive Medicine Research committee ( 3/2015 - 4/2015 )
  • Chair of the Preventive Care DRPH program committee ( 1/2014 - 4/2015 )
  • Member of the Distance Learning Committee at SPH ( 1/2014 - 4/2015 )
  • Member of the Scientific Committee for the Healthy People 2015 Conference at LLU ( 10/2014 - 3/2015 )
  • Chair of the Recruitment Working Group at the School of Pblic Health ( 4/2014 - 12/2014 )
  • Member of the Health Promotion Department Committee ( 9/2007 - 12/2013 )
  • Member of the Hulda Crooks Scholarship Committee ( 1/2009 - 12/2010 )
  • Member of the Organizing Committee of the Healthy People 2010 Conference at LLU ( 9/2009 - 4/2010 )
  • Member of the Spiritual Committee - Loma Linda University ( 1/1999 - 12/2001 )
  Accreditation Support -- LLU
  • Member of the special committee to discuss the mission statement of the University at SPH. ( 10/2007 )
  Presentations -- Lay Audience
  • Riverside Senior Center
    Presentation on how to keep healthy at an olde age - Tips on Exercise and Diet ( 2/2013 )
  • Smoking Cessation Program - Drayson Center Wellness Clinic - November and December, 2011 Group sessions, lectures, counseling sessions using the Quit Now stop smoking method.

    ( 11/2011 - 12/2011 )
  • Spirituality and Health - Loma Linda Employees Health - at Montain View Plaza, November 14, 2011

    ( 11/2011 )
  • LLUC Blue Zone Sabbath School - Organizer and coordinator of the Blue Zone Sabbath School – at LLUC with  bible study and health lectures weekly. Started on May 2010 there have been health lectures practically on every Sabbath to the present day. Meetings at the Wong Kerlee International Conference Center, Room 1116 – Shearer Heidar.

    ( 5/2010 - 11/2011 )
  • TV Channel 2 – Cable TV – Interview about weight management and promotion of the Drayson Center Wellness Clinic. April 14

    ( 4/2011 )
  • Loma Linda Spanish SDA church – Sermon on health - Health to the community as servants of Christ – Spanish – April 02.

     

    ( 4/2011 )
  • Vietnamese SDA church in Anaheim – lecture on Anti Aging Strategies – april 04

    ( 4/2011 )
  • Metabolic syndrome - Winter Wednesdays – Health Seminars at Loma Linda University Church Title Staying Ahead of the Curve – about prevention of Metabolic Syndrome – open to the community – Jan 12, 19, 26, Feb 02, 09. Coordinate speakers, health assessments, Body composition, lipids and glucose by fingerstick, health counseling. Lecture on Metabolic syndrome, definition, main features and prevention.

    ( 1/2011 - 2/2011 )
  • Hope Channel TV – November 04, special recording “Exercising in your office” for the China Hope TV Channel. Filmed a special exercise clip and participated in the Panel - English.

     

    ( 11/2010 )
  • Hope Channel TV – Nov 17 – filming a health show for China Hope TV – Prevention of addictions, participated in the panel.

    ( 11/2010 )
  • Moema SDA church in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Sep 17-19. Health seminar with lectures on cancer prevention, stress management, anti-aging, and metabolic syndrome. Language: Portuguese

    ( 9/2010 )
  • Porto Alegre SDA church in Brazil. Lecture on Anti-aging strategies, Sep 22, 2010. Language: Portuguese

    ( 9/2010 )
  • Campo Grande SDA church in Brazil. Lecture on Anti-aging strategies, Sep 25, 2010. Language: Portuguese

    ( 9/2010 )
  • LLBN TV Interview with Dr. Krick and Tonstad to promote lifestyle activities and Preventive Care programs at LLBN – Health and Wise and Wealthy program – August 10, 2010.

    ( 8/2010 )
  • LLBN TV promotion of the community walking program In Steps for Life at LLBN – June 01, 2010

    ( 6/2010 )
  • Cancer Prevention Seminar – Spanish – Inter-American Division SDA – Food Companies Retreat in Dominican Republic – May 2010

    ( 5/2010 )
  • LLBN TV Interview about smoking cessation with Dr. Olivia Moses. Promotion of our free smoking cessation clinic.

    ( 5/2010 )
  • Loma Linda Spanish SDA – Lecture on Stress Management  - May 29 – Spanish

    ( 5/2010 )
  • Exercise and Health - Sabbath School Presentation at LLUC -  Exercise lecture with a panel at LLUC with two students Salim Serrano and Daniel Saugh – April 17, 2010

    ( 4/2010 )
  • Metabolic Syndrome Lecture - Tolco Inc  - Corona, Riverside, CA. Presentation to employees on metabolic syndrome – bilingual English and Spanish. April 23, 2010

    ( 4/2010 )
  • Lecture on Heart Disease Prevention at Redlands Nursing Home – March 10, 2010

    ( 3/2010 )
  • Blue Zone Seminar – Health in the Blue Zone – Winter Wednesdays LLUC Winter 2010 coordinator and lecturer. Health assessments and coordination of lectures. Lecture on Anti-aging Strategies.

    ( 1/2010 - 2/2010 )
  • Cancer Prevention Seminar – Health Summit of the North American Division of the Seventh-day Adventists – Lectures in Spanish and English, Winter 2010 (Jan 31 – Feb 05) Orlando Florida –  12 sessions in spanish and 12 sessions in English.

    ( 1/2010 - 2/2010 )
  • Pacific Union Conference of the Seventh-day Adventists – The West Point of Evangelism – presented 5 sessions on how to develop health programs for churches – diabetes, hypertension, weight control, stress management and exercise programs. December 5-9, 2009.

    ( 12/2009 )
  • Music Therapy lecture at the Fellowship Hall, Loma Linda University Church on Dec 10, 2009 with a focus on stress management.

    ( 12/2009 )
  • Stress Management Seminar – Loma Linda University Church – 10 sessions – Oct, Nov and Dec, 2009

    ( 10/2009 - 12/2009 )
  • Humor therapy lecture at the Fellowship Hall, Loma Linda University church with a focus on stress management and health, November 11, 2009

    ( 11/2009 )
  • KCAL TV 9 interview to promote health services to the community and the  Drayson Center Wellness Clinic – October 14, 2009

    ( 10/2009 )
  • TV presentations for 3ABN – with student Claudio Japas – September 2009,  7 health presentations – Wonderfully Made Show plus one interview talking about Loma Linda University and programs at the School of Public Health.

    ( 9/2009 - 8/2009 )