Princeton Health News

Nutrition for a Better Life

January 21, 2019
Joy
Princeton Health Conference to Feature Nutrition Expert Joy Bauer
Penn Medicine Princeton Health will host a wellness conference Saturday, March 2 featuring a keynote address by Joy Bauer, MS, RDN, the health and nutrition expert for the TODAY show and host of NBC’s Health + Happiness.

The conference, titled Nutrition for a Better Life, will be held at Hyatt Regency Princeton, 102 Carnegie Center Drive, Princeton, N.J. Registration and a continental breakfast will begin at 8 a.m., followed by opening remarks at 9 a.m.

Health professionals from Princeton Health will lead breakout sessions throughout the morning focused on topics such as mindful eating, plant-based diets, nutrition, exercise and weight loss. Bauer will offer her keynote speech during lunch, which begins at 12 p.m.

Bauer is the founder of Nourish Snacks®, a monthly columnist for Woman’s Day magazine, the official nutritionist for the New York City Ballet, and author of 13 bestselling books.

Her latest book, Joy’s Simple Food Remedies, explores the healing power of food and features natural, holistic remedies for the most common every day ailments—including belly fat, headaches, low energy, high blood pressure and anxiety and stress.

In the earlier part of her career, Bauer was Director of Nutrition and Fitness for the Department of Pediatric Cardiology at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City, as well as the clinical dietitian for their neurosurgical team. She also taught Anatomy & Physiology and Sports Nutrition at NYU's School of Continuing Education.

Nutrition for a Better Life—
Early bird registration is now open for $40 per person. The cost includes meals and a copy of Joy’s Simple Food Remedies.

Beginning February 16, the cost will be $50 per person. 

Visit www.princetonhcs.org/calendar and search keywords Joy Bauer to register and choose your breakout session topics.


About Penn Medicine Princeton Health
Penn Medicine Princeton Health is one of the most comprehensive healthcare systems in New Jersey, providing acute care hospital services through Princeton Medical Center; behavioral healthcare through Princeton House Behavioral Health; in-home nursing, rehabilitation and hospice care through Princeton HomeCare; primary and specialty care through Princeton Medicine Physicians; ambulatory surgery and wellness services. For more information, visit www.princetonhcs.org. Penn Medicine Princeton Health is part of the University of Pennsylvania Health System (UPHS), which, together with the University of Pennsylvania’s Raymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine, forms Penn Medicine, one of the world’s leading academic medical centers, dedicated to the related missions of medical education, biomedical research and excellence in patient care.

MEDIA CONTACT:
Andy Williams, 609-252-8785
andrew.williams3@pennmedicine.upenn.edu

 

 

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