BSAAM's AACL 2016 Speaker List
BSAAM's ANTI AGEING CONFERENCE LONDON 2016
Pre-Conference: Can Mindfulness Rewire the Brain
Lecture: From Mindfulness to Metabolomics and Back (The OMICS Dance between Love and Hate)
Dr Dalal Akoury MD
Dr Akoury practices Integrative Addictive treatment, Integrative Cancer treatment, Age
Management and lifestyle medicine, focusing on customized nutrition and fitness
programs. she is fellowship trained and certified in Integrative Cancer Therapy, Anti-
Aging functional and regenerative medicine, as well as having more than twenty years of
accumulated experience in emergency medicine, pediatrics, and a master’s degree in
Ms Maria N Yurova PhD
Senior Researcher, Department of Carcinogenesis and Oncogerontology N.N. Petrov Research Institute of Oncology Pesochny-2, St.Petersburg, Russia
Dr Tom Bayne DC
Tom is a chiropractic physician who specializes in nutritional therapies and is an international expert in digestive health and detoxification. His philosophy addresses the relationship between structure and function of the human body and how that translates into your best health. Tom has over 20 years of experience in natural health and medicine.
Dr Mike Burdon MBBS MSc MRCGP FFSEM(UK) PGD(US)
Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine. Head of Sports Medicine, Pure Sports Medicine, London
BUPA Clinic, Reading.
Dr Damien Downing MBBS MSB
Dr Downing is President of the British Society for Ecological Medicine and was for 20 years Editor of the Journal of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine. He serves on the Editorial Board of the Orthomolecular News Service and the Board of the Neurolipid Research Foundation.
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 specifically India, France and Rome, Italy. Currently Dr Foglia is working to investigate the human potential and developing a new approach to medicine.
Dr Brian Halvorsen BDS LDS, RCS. FRSH
Founded Prestwood Dental Health
Centre. Founder Member British Nutrition Society. Founder
Member IAOMT (International Academy of Oral Medicine & Toxicology).
Founder Member Mercury Free Society. Founder of CDP Dental
TV. Section chairman BDA. Author of 2 best selling books and an International Speaker.
Managing Director of Uniden UK Ltd. Responsible for the development of the "Bioage" system. UK's leading expert on the effects of "Parent Essential Oil" and is a published
author on this subject.
He is currently writing another book, "The Essential Role of Flavonoids".
Phil is also studying for a PhD in Nutritional Science.
Vitamin K2 and the role it plays in defining the structural integrity and rate of aging in virtually every tissue in the body. View .pdf of Presentation here!
Mr Kiran Krishnan Microbiologist
Kiran Krishnan is a Research Microbiologist. He comes from a strict research
background having spent many years with hands-on R&D in the fields of
molecular medicine and microbiology at the University of Iowa. His post
graduate research was in the field of in Molecular Biology and Virology.
Kiran established a Clinical Research Organization where he designed and
conducted over a dozen human clinical trials in human nutrition, and he is
also a co-founder in Nu Science Trading, a nutritional technology
development and research company in the food supplement and medical food
markets. Currently, Kiran is acting as the Chief Scientific Officer at
Microbiome Labs. He is a frequent lecturer on the Human Microbiome at
medical and nutrition conferences and he conducts popular monthly health
webinars. He is currently involved in 3 novel clinical trials on probiotics
and the human Microbiome. Kiran brings over 16 years working within the
medical, academic and scientific fields of nutrition.
Prof Eugenio Luigi Iorio MD PhD
President of Popular University of Lifestyle Medicine (Genova, Ascea, Italy) and International Observatory of Oxidative Stress (Salerno, Italy).
Use of mTOR Inhibitor to Enhance Longevity
Dr Charmaine Jooste
Dr Charmaine Jooste is a medical practitioner with over 15 years experience in the field of preventative medicine and aesthetics. She is an international speaker and has been involved with inflammatory research for the past 6 years with Dr Barry Sears, Professor Giovanni Scapagnini and Dr Ricardo Pina from the Inflammation Research Foundation (USA) and Zone Academy Italy.
Dr Richard Lippman PhD
Dr Richard Lippman is a world expert on the measurement of free radical activity in the body and is a strong advocate of antiageing medicine and practices on both himself and his patients the latest therapies & concepts. During the ‘80s, he invented two separate non-invasive methods that probe and monitor cascading free radicals in vivo in both humans and lab animals. In recognition of these last two revolutionary achievements, Dr. Lippman was nominated for the Noble Prize in Medicine in 1996.
Ms Deirdre Morrin RN PSN
Deirdre Morrin R.N., P.S.N., is a Nurse and Nutritional Consultant who overcame
extensive and debilitating Rheumatoid Arthritis nearly 30 years ago using nutrition
when pharmaceutical treatment options proved ineffective and destructive. Her
interest in the body's ability to heal itself in the correct environment has since been
her passion and is the basis of her presentation. Achieving health and balance at
cellular level for optimal efficiency lies at the core of wellbeing.
Dr Karl J Neeser PhD
Born 1947, is one of the leading Anti-Aging Research Scientists in Asia. He earned Master degrees in Exercise Physiology and Physical Education, as well as a Doctor degree in Philosophy & Health Science. Karl J. Neese's effort to study the field of anti-ageing for more than twenty years reflects his own diverse experiences. He has been Professor at Lausanne University/Switzerland, Founder/Manager of two European Top Health Clubs and has authored several books. Today he is a worldwide appreciated Health Consultant, Key Speaker and lives in Bangkok/Thailand where he is currently a Professor at Chulalongkorn University School of Sports Science.
Dr Avi Roy PhD
Avi is the President of the Biogerontology Research Foundation (BGRF), a UK-based charity founded to support ageing research and address the challenges of a rapidly ageing population. Avi is an Oxford based biomedical scientist, and a Research Fellow at the Institute for Translational Medicine at the University of Buckingham (BITM). Avi's research team at BITM explores the rejuvenation of human skin using small molecules, and identifies accurate biomarkers of aging. His research has resulted in an advanced protocol for screening drugs that have geroprotective properties, which has identified twelve novel geroprotective molecules. Avi and his team at the BGRF are building the open-access infrastructure required to accelerate the translation of regenerative medicine from bench to bedside.
Pre-Conference: The Anti Inflammatory Diet... The active components - chocolate, curcumin, blueberries, omega3
Lecture: Nutraceutical and Nutrigenomics: new perspectives for age-related diseases prevention View .pdf of Presentation here!
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.
Dr William Shaw PhD
William Shaw received his Ph.D. in biochemistry and human physiology from the Medical University of South Carolina and is board certified in clinical chemistry and toxicology. Dr. Shaw has supervised large endocrinology, nutritional biochemistry, toxicology, and immunology departments in positions at the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Smith Kline Laboratories in Atlanta, Georgia. As the Director of The Great Plains Laboratory, Inc. in Lenexa, Kansas, he specialises in providing diagnostic tools aiding in the diagnosis and treatment of mental health disorders, mitochondrial disorders, neurological diseases, chronic health issues, and immune diseases.
Mr Miguel Toribio-Mateas
A leader in his field, Miguel is a nutrition clinician, researcher and lecturer with postgraduate education in Systems Complexity, Nutritional Medicine and Clinical Neuroscience. Miguel is Board Certified in Anti-Ageing, Functional Medicine and Regenerative Nutrition (ABAAHP) and practises Personalised Nutrition in London, although many of his patients come to see him from much further afield. Miguel’s current research is on neuroprotection, working with neural stem cells at the Clinical Neuroscience lab at Roehampton University in London. Miguel is also well known for this role as Chairman of the British Association for Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy, BANT.
Prof Jesús A F Tresguerres MD PhD
Dept of Physiology Medical School University Complutense Madrid Spain. Professor Tresguerres is an endocinologist. He has worked on growth and the aging processes, participated in the discovery of important basic information about short-term growth (within days) and the influence of glutamate on the satiation regulation in the brain.
Longevity Genes: The Latest Findings
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.
Dr Najat Youssef MD
Italian-Lebanese Dietician and Biologist, Dr Najat Youssef is European Second Level Master in Health Care Agencies Management and Innovation.
She is also Professor at Università Popolare Medicina degli Stili di Vita Lifestyle Medicine c/o Ascea, Salerno, Italy and Founder of Io e il Cibo, a body composition-based personalised nutrition programme. Doctor Youssef is also Chief of the Functional Nutrition Section of the International Observatory of Oxidative Stress.