Sep 17, 2012
By Dale Goldhawk
11:15am EST | Professor Alec Salt
12:15pm EST | Dr. Tina Sampalis is Chief Scientific Officer at Neptune Technologies
TOPIC – Negative health affects of Wind Turbines.
INFO – Professor Alec Salt, is an expert on HOW THE EAR RESPONDS TO infrasound, who teaches at Washington University in St Louis, School of Medicine in the Department of Otolaryngology.
BIO – Visit ent.wustl.edu for Professor Alec Salt’s full bio.
TOPIC – Omega-3s – Analyzing the Fishy Science
INFO – Dr. Tina will discuss recent Omega-3 research in addition to addressing myths, facts and fishy science surrounding omega-3 supplementation such as:
How much fish do I really need for optimal health? Do Omega-3s help with heart health at all? Is there research to show brain health benefits? Are Omega-3s effective inflammatory aids? I hate a fishy after-burp – what can I do?
BIO – Dr. Tina Sampalis is Chief Scientific Officer at Neptune Technologies – a Canadian leader in krill oil production. Dr. Sampalis is an Oncology Surgeon, trained in Physiology at McGill University, Medicine at the University of Patras (Greece), Dermatology at Göttingen University (Germany) and Marselisborg University (Denmark), Pediatric, General and Oncology Surgery at the University of Athens (Greece), graduate training (PhD) in Surgical Research at the University of Athens and a second PhD in Epidemiology and Experimental Surgery at McGill University. She has received several international scholarships and awards for her work on the clinical implementation of retinols skin and breast cancer including the Helen Hutchison Award for geriatric medicine. Her work on Scintimammography resulted in her appointment at the International Educational Speakers Bureau, the Canadian and U.S. Faculty of Medical Speakers for Breast Imaging. As an international scholar she leads the development and implementation of innovative micro-invasive and stereotactic robotic surgical techniques for breast cancer, for which a USA and Canadian patent application has been filed. She is a member of the American Association of Naturopathic Medicine. Dr. Sampalis has published in multiple peer reviewed publications.