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Children First Symposium Additional Resources

On this page, please find a list of resources recommended by symposium speakers. Below is the agenda for the day, and we have added links to websites, PowerPoint presentations and other resources by speaker name. We will continue to add to this page as we receive resources to post.

Audio recordings:

Part 1 - includes Margaret Chesney, PhD; Elise Miller, MEd (8:40); Lawrence Rosen, MD (21:00); and the panel: Linking Environmental Health Science and Children's Health (51:15)

Part 2 - includes Wayne Jonas, MD; Richard Louv (33:40)

Part 3
Fritjof Capra, PhD

Joel Kreisberg, DC, MA

Part 4 - includes the panel: Nutrition and Children's Health
Stacey Antine, MS, RD

Oscar Guardado

Daphne Miller, MD

Panel Q&A

Part 4 - includes Tieraona Low Dog, MD

8:00 a.m.     Welcome
Margaret Chesney, PhD
, Director, UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine; Distinguished Professor of Medicine at UCSF School of Medicine; Former Deputy Director of the National Institutes of    Health National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Website: UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine

Elise Miller, MEd, Director, Collaborative on Health and the Environment (CHE); Former Executive Director, Institute for Children’s Environmental Health
Website: Collaborative on Health and the Environment
Web Resource: CHE Initiative on Children's Environmental Health
Web Resource: CHE Integrative Health Working Group
PowerPoint Presentation: Symposium opening slides

8:30 a.m.    The Whole Child: Towards an Integrative Paradigm for Ecological Health
Lawrence Rosen, MD, Founder and Director, the Whole Child Center; Vice-chair, American Academy of Pediatrics’ Section on Complementary and Integrative Medicine; Medical Advisor, Deirdre Imus Environmental Center for Pediatric Oncology at Hackensack University Medical Center
Website: Whole Child Center
PowerPoint Presentation: The Whole Child: Towards an Integrative Paradigm for Ecological Health

9:00 a.m.     Panel: Linking Environmental Health Science and Children’s Health
Elise Miller, MEd, Director, Collaborative on Health and the Environment (CHE) (Moderator)
Panelists:

10:45 a.m.    Creating Optimal Healing Environments
Wayne Jonas, MD, President and CEO, Samueli Institute; Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 
Website: Samueli Institute

11:15 a.m.    Nature and Children’s Health
Richard Louv, Author, Last Child in the Woods; Co-Founder, Children and Nature Network
Website: Children and Nature Network
Website: Richard Louv
New Legislation Introduced, Nov 2010: Moving Outdoors in Nature Act

12:00 p.m.    Lunch and networking

1:30 p.m.    Educating Our Children for a Sustainable World
Fritjof Capra, PhD, Founding Director, Center for Ecoliteracy; Faculty at Schumacker College,
England; Author
Website: Center for Ecoliteracy

2:00 p.m.    Cultivating Leadership for Ecological Sustainability
Joel Kreisberg, DC, MA, Founder and Senior Director, Teleosis Institute; Adjunct Faculty,
John F. Kennedy University, Graduate School of Holistic Studies; Instructor,    Acupuncture and Integrative Medical College
Website: Teleosis Institute
PowerPoint Presentation: Cultivating Leadership for Ecological Sustainability

3:00 p.m.     Panel: Nutrition and Children’s Health
David Becker, MD, MPH, Assistant Clinical Professor, University of California-San Francisco Department of Pediatrics  (Moderator)
Website: UCSF School of Medicine

Panelists:

4:15 p.m.    The Greening of Medicine
Tieraona Low Dog, MD, Director, Fellowship, Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine; Former
member, White House Commission of Complementary and Alternative Medicine;
Former member, Advisory Council for the National Institutes of Health National Center    for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Website: Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine
PowerPoint Presentation: Greening Medicine

4:55 p.m.     Wrap up
Elise Miller, MEd, Director, Collaborative on Health and the Environment

5:00 p.m.     Adjourn

 

 

 



 

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