This schedule is subject to change.

* indicates that the session is eligible for CME credits.

Thursday, January 12

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm: Bonus Clinical Workshop on Food Addiction

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Early Registration

Day 1 - Friday, January 13

8:00 am

Registration / Expo

9:00 am

Doug Reynolds

Opening Remarks

9:30 am

Joan Ifland, PhD, MBA

New Research and Best Practices in Treating Processed Food Addiction*

10:00 am

Tro Kalayjian, DO

The Clinical Approach to Food Addiction*

10:30 am

Robert Cywes

Understanding the Root Cause of Carb Addiction*

11:00 am

1st Addiction Panel

Joan Ifland, Tro Kalayjian, Robert Cywes*

11:45 pm

Lunch / Expo /

1:00 pm

James Greenblatt, MD

A Functional & Integrative Medicine Model for Binge Eating Disorder: Opiate Effects of Dietary Exorphins*

1:30 pm

Nicole Avena, PhD

Are We All Addicted to Sugar?*

2:00 pm

Vera Tarman, MD

Clinical Variations of Food Addiction: A Chronic Progress Condition, from Sugar Addiction to Food Addiction*

2:30 pm

2nd Addiction Panel

James Greenblatt, Vera Tarman, Nicole Avena*

3:15 pm


3:30 pm

Jen Unwin. BSc, MSc, DPsy, C Psychol, FBPsS

Does a low carbohydrate real food plan with support improve food addiction symptoms?*

4:00 pm

Annette Bosworth, MD (Dr. Boz)

Stop Swelling Your Brain - The First Four Steps to Healing a Brain from Addiction*

4:30 pm

David Unwin, FRCGP

Food addiction: A practical approach*

5:00 pm

3rd Addiction Panel

Jen Unwin, Annette Bosworth, David Unwin*

6:00 pm

Low Carb Wine Tasting / Expo / Breakout: 

7:30 pm

Low Carb Dinner (Included in your ticket)

Day 2 - Saturday, January 14

7:30 am


8:00 am

Dr. Ben

Anti-Aging: The Ultimate Health Plan*

9:30 am

Nina Teicholz

Saturated fats vs. vegetable oils: Where does the science stand?*

11:00 am

Ben Bikman, PhD

The myths and misunderstandings of physiological insulin resistance*

12:15 pm

Lunch / Expo / Breakout:  Interdependence - the power of connectivity in changing paradigms

1:45 pm

Mark Cucuzzella, MD, FAAFP 

The Magic of Zone 2 training to Improve your Health and Your Life*

3:15 pm

Gurpreet Padda, MD, MBA

Metainflammation and the Metaverse*

4:45 pm

Michael Eades, MD

Weight Loss: Calories, Insulin, or a Third Alternative?*

6:00 pm

Low Carb Wine Tasting / Expo / Poster Presentations

7:30 pm

Low Carb Dinner (Included in your ticket)

Day 3 - Sunday, January 15

7:30 am


8:00 am

Dominic D’Agostino, PhD

Metabolic-Based Neuroprotective Strategies*

9:30 am

Michael Hoffman, MD

Brain Failure And The Low Carbohydrate Diet Imperative*

11:00 am

Eric Westman, MD, MHS

An Evidence-based Summary of 20 years of Keto Medicine*

12:15 pm

Lunch / Expo 

1:15 pm

David Unwin, FRCGP

What predicts drug-free remission and how best to maintain it in clinical practice? Also, what happens to those who don’t achieve remission*

2:45 pm

Annette Bosworth, MD (Dr. Boz)

Average Blood Sugar Matters Most*

4:15 pm

Final Panel

Open ended Panel Discussion with Ben Bikman, Mike Eades, Dominic D'Agostino, Rob Cywes, Mark Cucuzzella and Michael Hoffman*

5:30 pm

RAFFLE DRAW (Includes 2 sets of 2 Tickets to a future LowCarbUSA event!) 

5:45 pm

Doug Reynolds