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Dedicating First Day to Cancer Discussions
We will dedicate a special session to exploring the connection between cancer and metabolic disease at the 8th Annual San Diego Symposium for Metabolic Health (SMH). The special session will focus on metabolic therapies in cancer treatments and their potential to improve outcomes and reduce side effects.
By dedicating the entire first day to cancer, we aim to raise awareness, provide important education, and encourage further exploration in this field.
The  presentations on various aspects of cancer and metabolic health, including metabolic therapies, dietary approaches, and emerging associated therapies. 

Our expert speakers will present and participate in panels related to cancer development and treatment

They include:

  • Dominic D’Agostino, PhD: Researcher and professor specializing in molecular pharmacology, physiology and metabolic-based therapies.
  • Miriam Kalamian, EdM, MS, CNS: Nutrition consultant and educator, with a personal experience involving her son's brain tumor.
  • Matthew Phillips, FRACP: Clinical and research neurologist exploring metabolic strategies for various conditions.
  • Anthony Chaffee, MD: Medical doctor and neurosurgical resident researching the role of nutrition in chronic diseases and cancer.
  • Nasha Winters, ND, FABNO: Global healthcare authority and best-selling author in integrative cancer care.
  • Brad & Maggie Jones: Producers and directors of the documentary series CANCE(R)EVOLUTION, sharing evidence-based treatments for cancer.
Why You Should Attend
Learn from world-renowned experts regarding:
  • The impact of insulin resistance, hyperinsulinemia & inflammation on chronic illness.
  • The overwhelming evidence supporting carbohydrate reduction as a therapeutic intervention.
  • The use of Carbohydrate Reduction in addressing, and even reversing, type 2 diabetes, hypertension, fatty liver, PCOS, CVD, epilepsy, TBI, Alzheimer's, neurological pathologies, mental health conditions and much more!
  • Stabilizing blood sugar & reducing the risk of complications in type 1 diabetes.
  • Effective strategies for treating obesity& achieving sustainable weight loss.
  • Improvement of health & education worldwide - addressing nutritional policies & clinical guidelines and establishing Standard of  Care with respect to Therapeutic Carbohydrate Reduction.
  • Emerging and historical research, clinical outcomes, benefits of ketogenic and metabolic therapies.
  • Clinicians significant successes with patients, many with a powerful personal story of their own journey to sustained weight loss and improved metabolic health.
About This Conference
  • Open to the public as well as practitioners.
  • In-Person AND Livestream options with event videos available afterwards to all.
  • Option to attend outstanding VIP low carb dinners each night. 
  • Ample LIVE Q&A time after each presentation to get YOUR questions answered. 
  • 26.5 Prescribed Category 1 CME credits available.
  • 4 Years CEU credit for NASN practitioners
  • Additional bonus breakout talks and Q&As with other leaders in the ketogenic/low carb community.  There will be a chance here to interact with our sponsors.
  • The always compelling and thought provoking Final Panel is a can't miss Sunday afternoon.
  • Health and Wellness Coaches, Personal Trainers, Sports Enthusiasts, and Citizen Scientists all welcome.

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS (Click on Images for Bios)

Dave Feldman
Robert Cywes, MD, PhD
Peter Ballerstedt, PhD
Dr. Ben
Anthony Chaffee, MD
Matthew Phillips, FRACP
Michael Eades, MD
Steve Phinney, MD
Nasha Winters, ND, FABNO
Chris Knobbe, MD
Tony Hampton MD
Brad & Maggie Jones
Gary Taubes
Brian Lenzkes, MD
Miriam Kalamian, EdM, MS, CNS
Jay Wortman MD
Mark Cucuzzella, MD FAAFP
Jayne Bullen
Dominic D’Agostino, PhD
Belinda Lennerz, MD
Michael Hoffman, MD
Dr. Wafaa Abdel-Hadi