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Our Presenters

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Daphne Miller
Daphne Miller
Physician and Author on Food and Health
William Dietz
William H. Dietz
Redstone Global Center for Prevention and Wellness, George Washington University
Kelly Brownell
Kelly D. Brownell
Duke University World Food Policy Center
Edwin K. McDonald
Edwin K. McDonald IV
The University of Chicago Medicine
Chinwe Onyekere
Chinwe R. Onyekere
Lankenau Medical Center
Nimali Fernando
Nimali Fernando
The Doctor Yum Project
Julie La Barba
Julie La Barba
The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio
Celina Paras
Celina Parás
The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio
Patrick Conway
Patrick Conway
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
Jennifer Trilk
Jennifer Trilk
University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville
Alice Ammerman
Alice Ammerman
University of North Carolina Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Gabriela Maradiaga Panayotti
Gabriela Maradiaga Panayotti
Duke Children's Healthy Lifestyles Program
Heidi Blanck
Heidi Blanck
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Dwayne Wharton
Dwayne Wharton
The Food Trust
Adam Zolotor
Adam J. Zolotor
North Carolina Institute of Medicine
Sarah Reinhardt
Sarah Reinhardt
Union of Concerned Scientists
Kathy Higgins
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation
Donna Martin
Donna S. Martin
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Anupama Joshi
Anupama Joshi
National Farm to School Network
Dianne Ward
Dianne Ward
University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health
Brian Asbill
Brian Asbill
Asheville Cardiology Associates
Vicky Scott
Vicky Scott
Asheville Gynecology & Wellness
Laurie Stradley
Laurie Stradley
Mission Health System
Garth Davis
Garth Davis
Mission Hospital Weight Management Center
Salvatore Lacagnina
Salvatore Lacagnina
Lee Memorial Health System
Katherine Caro
Katherine Valencia Caro
Duke Children's Healthy Lifestyles Program
Diane Harris
Diane Harris
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Jennifer Obadia
Jennifer Obadia
Health Care Without Harm
Stacy Carroll
HarvestRX
Denise Blake
Denise Blake
Wholesome Wave Georgia
Benjamin Aiken
Benjamin Aiken
Avenu Health
Jenny Favret
Jenny Favret
Duke Children's Healthy Lifestyles Program
Glenn Wise
Glenn Wise
MANNA FoodBank
Jennifer Trippe
Jennifer Trippe
MANNA FoodBank
Trish Hipgrave
Trish Hipgrave
Swain County Health Department
Carl Seashore
Carl Seashore
University of North Carolina, North Carolina Women's Hospital
Paul Nagy
Paul Nagy
Duke University School of Medicine
Lindsey Haynes Maslow
Lindsey Haynes-Maslow
North Carolina State University
Nilofer Couture
Nilofer Couture
Cherokee Indian Hospital
Charlie Jackson
Charlie Jackson
ASAP (Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project)
Amy Lanou
Amy Joy Lanou
University of North Carolina Asheville
Cynthia J. Libert
Great Smokies Medical Center
Sarah Archer
Sarah Archer
Serotonin Ferments
Emily Jackson
Emily Jackson
ASAP (Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project)
Amy Paxton Aiken
Amy Paxton Aiken
Nutrition Research and Evaluation Consultant
Scott Marlow
Scott Marlow
Rural Advancement Foundation International - USA
Danielle Martin
J. Danielle Martin
Western Carolina University
Fred Stichel
Fred Stichel
Mountain Area Health Education Center
Denise Barratt
Denise Barratt
Vine Ripe Nutrition
Thomas Keyserling
Thomas Keyserling
University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Mark Rosenstein
Mark Rosenstein
The Roots Foundation
John Fleer
John Fleer
Rhubarb
Meherwan Irani
Meherwan Irani
Chai Pani, MG Road, Buxton Hall
Eric Morris
Eric Morris
Nightbell
Melissa Harwin
Melissa Harwin
Highgate Farm
Reza Setayesh
Reza Setayesh
Baba Nahm and BimBeriBon
Jamie and Amy Ager
Amy and Jamie Ager
Hickory Nut Gap Farm
Sunil Patel
Sunil Patel
Patchwork Urban Farms
Justin Aiello
Justin Aiello
Olivette Farm
Asher Wright
Asher Wright
Warren Wilson College Farm
Kathy Taylor
Kathy Taylor
KT's Orchard and Apiary