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Day 1, Drayson Center  |  Day 2, Drayson Center  |  Day 3, Drayson Center

Program - Day 1, Drayson Center

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Day 1 - Monday, March 9

1:00 PM

 

Welcome and Opening Plenary
 
Lifestyle Diseases are the Biggest Killers Globally, and they are no Longer Confined to the Developed World

Chidi Ngwaba, MD (Host)
Founder & Director, The Lifestyle Medicine Practice, UK

2:10 PM Live it. Active Session
2:25 PM

SYMPOSIUM: ACTIVE TECHNOLOGYHealthy People Conference, Active Technology Symposium

Innovate Now, Smarter & Wiser
Doug Goldstein
eFuturist

Motivation by Gamification
Julie Price
Social & Mobile Games for Health Creator

Future of Active Tech Research: Internal Motivation vs. Social Motivation vs. Competition
D.P. Harris, PhD

Vice President of Information Systems, Loma Linda University Health

End of Day 1
4:30PM

 

Program - Day 2, Drayson Center

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Day 2 - Tuesday, March 10

7:00 – 7:30 AM HPHC Fitness Class
7:00 AM Registration Opens
8:00 AM

Welcome 

State of the IE: Healthcare and Prevention
To be announced

8:30 AM

 

Keynote Address:
  
Exercise is Medicine: Merging Fitness with Healthcare 

Robert Sallis, MD, FAAFP, FACSM
Exercise is Medicine Advisory Board Chair
9:20 AM Live it. Active Session
9:35 AM

SYMPOSIUM: EXERCISE IS MEDICINEHealthy People Conference, Active Men Symposium

The Role of Exercise in Immune Modulation
Connie Rogers, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Pennsylvania State University

Optimizing Neurological Function Through Exercise
Dan Wilson, DPT
Loma Linda University Health

Effect of Exercise on Telomere Length: Connections to Longevity
Penelope Duerksen-Hughes, PhD
Associate Dean, Basic Science and Translational Research, School of Medicine, Loma Linda University

11:40 AM Healthy People in Healthy Communities Expo
1:45 PM Live it. Active Session
1:50 PM PossAbilities
Alicia Garcia

2:15 PM

SYMPOSIUM: ACTIVE MEN. ACTIVE WOMEN.

Chronobiology of Exercise for Men: Timing of Physical Activity for Optimal Therapeutic Outcome
Wes Youngberg, DrPH
Founding Director and Fellow, American College of Lifestyle Medicine 

Healthy People Conference, Active Women SymposiumStrongWomen-HealthyHearts
Sara Folta, PhD

Assistant Professor, Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University

The Active Advantage for Families
Dominique Wakefield, PhD(c) MA CPT, CWP
Assistant Professor, Health & Exercise Science, La Sierra University


4:20 PM Closing Remarks


Evening Reception
Location: LLU Farmers Market
4:30 - 6:00 PM

6:00 PM









SYMPOSIUM: FAITH AND HEALTH
Join us for an enlightening evening uncovering the connections between faith and health. Signature findings from the Adventist Health Study and many others to be discussed by today's formost leaders in the field. 

LOCATION: Damazo Amphitheater, Centennial Complex, Loma Linda University

TIME: 6:00 - 7:30 PM. Meet & Greet reception to follow.
             

 

 

 

Program - Day 3, Drayson Center

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Day 3 - Wednesday, March 11

7:00 – 7:30AM HPHC Fitness Class
7:00AM Registration Opens
8:00 AM

Welcome 

8:35 AM




KEYNOTE ADDRESS: Blue Zones: Secrets of a Long Life 
Nick Buettner
Community and Corporate Program Director, Blue Zones, LLC

9:25 AM Live it. Active Session
9:40 AM

SYMPOSIUM: ACTIVE HAPPINESS
Healthy People Conference, Active Happiness Symposium

To Be Announced
TBA
TBA

Achieving Success, Significance and Happiness: Lead with Laughter!
Karyn Buxman, RN, MS, CSP, CPAE
Nuerohumorist

11:45 AM Healthy People in Healthy Communities Expo
1:50 PM SYMPOSIUM: ACTIVE WORKPLACE HAPPINESS

Sitting: The New Smoking and How to Protect Yourself
Ernest Medina, Jr., DrPH, CHFS
Executive Director, Center for Nutrition, Healthy Lifetsyle, and Disease Prevention, School of Public Health, Loma Linda University

Compassion and Happiness in Business
Huma Shah, DrPH
Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, Loma Linda University

Psychologically Healthy Workplaces
Nick Buettner
Community and Corporate Program Director, Blue Zones, LLC

3:50 PM KEYNOTE ADDRESS

Healthography: Public Health of the Future
Sam Soret, PhD
Associate Dean of Research, School of Public Health, LLU

4:30 PM End of Conference