BSAAM's AACL 2015 Speaker List
BSAAM's ANTI AGEING CONFERENCE LONDON 2015
Prof Richard Barker OBE
Richard is an internationally respected leader in healthcare and life sciences.
He is Director of the Oxford-UCL Centre for the Advancement of Sustainable Medical Innovation (CASMI), a major UK initiative aimed at transforming the R&D and regulatory processes in life sciences to bring advances more rapidly and affordably to patients.
He was recently appointed as chair of the Precision Medicine Catapult, forging a national strategy in this rapidly developing field.
Ms Gilian Crowther
MA (Oxon), ND/NT, mBANT, CNHC reg, mRSM
AONM Scientific Coordinator
Ms Deborah Colson MSc DipION
Deborah Colson has been specialising in nutritional support for mental health and well-being since completing her training at the Institute for Optimum Nutrition in London in 2002. She completed her MSc Nutritional Therapy at the University of Westminster in 2014. Deborah is a Full Member of the British Association for Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy (BANT) and registered with the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC).
Dr Sergey A Dzugan MD PhD
Co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer of the Dzugan Institute of Restorative Medicine, Deerfield Beach, FL. Dr. Dzugan is a former heart surgeon. International Academy of Creative Endeavors (Russia) awarded Dr. Dzugan with the honorary title of Academician for outstanding contribution to the development of new methods of hypercholesterolemia and migraine treatment.
Dr Jose Foglia MD
Dr Foglia and was educated in Punta del Este and in Montevideo where he attended the Deutsche Schule. He studied abroad specificly India, France and Rome, Italy. Currently Dr Foglia is working to investigate the human potential and developing a new approach to medicine.
Prof Kenneth Hsu PhD
Professor emeritus, ETH, Zurich - Honorary Consultant, the Government of PRC, Beijing - Member, Academia Sinica, Taipeh - Wollaston Medalist, The Geological Society, London - Foreign Associate, US Nat. Acad. Sciences, DC
Prof John Ionescu PhD
Is founder and Scientific Director of the Special Clinic Neukirchen for allergic, skin
and environmental disorders in Germany. Author of more than 220 scientific papers,
he received 1983 his PhD in medical biochemistry from the University of Saarbrucken
and seved as Professor of Applied Laboratory Medicine and Clinical Nutrition at Capital University
of Integrative Medicine, Washington DC, at Donau University Krems, Austria and at the
University for Medicine and Pharmacy in Bucharest.
How can we cope with chronic stress? The role of "trigeminal rebalancing" to achieve well being and well ageing in the XXI century. View .pdf of Presentation here!
Prof Giovanni Dicran Megighian
Prof. Megighian has received his MDS degree at Università di Padova Italy and in the same University his Ph.D in 1991. In 1993 he completed a postgraduate training in Geriatric Dentistry at the Un. Of London. He has co-authored several books and publications. He is also an active international lecturer in esthetiic and innovative dentistry. He is Fellow of the Academy of Dento Facial Esthetics. He works in private practices in London UK, and Florence Italy.
Mr Phil Micans MS PharmB
Phil Micans has British qualifications in pharmacy, biochemistry and food and vitamin technology. Editor to the Antiaging Magazine, Chairman to the Monte Carlo Antiaging Congress and co-writer of the New Millennium Guide to Antiaging Medicine, he also maintains the position of Vice President at International Antiaging Systems.
Dr Simona Pop MD DMD
Elite Commerce Corporation, Vienna, Austria. Specializes in the diagnostics and treatment of heavy metal allergies, food allergies, cross allergies and all orthomolecular diseases.
Prof Giovanni Scapagnini MD PhD
Currently an Associate Professor of Clinical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Università of Molise, Italy. He was previously employed as an Assistant Professor at the Blanchette Rockefeller Neurosciences Institute, West Virginia University, Rockville, MD and at the Institute of Neurological Sciences, Italian National Research Council. He also worked as a Visiting Scientist at the NINDS, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD, and at the Northwick Park Institute for Medical Research, Harrow, UK. Since 2004, he is a Visiting Professor at the University of Maryland (IHV), Baltimore, MD. Dr. Scapagnini is a founder and member of the Board of Directors of the Italian Society of Nutraceuticals SINUT. His current work focuses on the functional roles of food phytochemicals as redox regulators of aging process.
Prof Vera Stejskal PhD
Associate Professor of Immunology, University of Stockholm, Sweden and First Medical Faculty at Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic.
Mr Howard Thomas BSc in Biochemsitry
Howard Thomas's past
appointments have included the Board of Management of the Association of the British
Pharmaceutical Industry; Chairman of the Committee of European Pharmaceutical Companies;
member of the Development Board for Nottingham University; and he has been elected a Fellow of
the Institute of Health in the UK.
Mr Miguel Toribio-Mateas
A leader in his field, Miguel is a Nutrition Health Professional and Nutrition Science Researcher / Lecturer with postgraduate education in Systems Complexity, Nutritional Medicine and Clinical Neuroscience. Miguel is Board Certified in Anti-Ageing, Functional and Regenerative Nutrition (ABAAHP) and practises Personalised Nutrition. His background in research technology and scientific publishing, working with the medical, academic & scientific research communities worldwide that spans back to the late-90s. Miguel is the Chairman of the British Association for Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy, BANT
Dr Robert Verkerk BSc MSc DIC PhD
Founder, executive and scientific director of Alliance for Natural Health International
Robert Verkerk PhD is an internationally acclaimed expert in health, agricultural and environmental sustainability. He is the founder of Alliance for Natural Health International, one of the leading NGOs in the field of natural medicine, where he also acts as executive and scientific director. Amongst his affiliations, he is a Fellow of the American College of Nutrition, regional fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine (UK) and Patron of the College of Naturopathic Medicine (UK). He has authored some 60 papers in scientific journals and conference proceedings and contributes regularly to magazines and other popular media.
Dr Robin Willcourt MD
Dr Robin Willcourt is a Registered Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Australia and the United States as well as a Member of The American College of Sports Medicine, among other organizations.
Prof Donald Craig Willcox MD
Dr. Willcox is Visiting Professor in the Department of Geriatric Medicine at University of Hawaii and Co-Principal Investigator of the Okinawa Centenarian Study, a 30-plus year, ongoing study of the genetic and environmental correlates of exceptional longevity that identified the first gene to be associated with human longevity (Takata et al. Lancet 1987) and numerous lifestyle factors important to healthy aging..