An increasing body of evidence indicates that breast cancer is the most common malignancy among women, representing 23% of all diagnosed cancer cases, and the second leading cause of cancer deaths. Breast cancer awareness month is the perfect time to attend this interactive seminar which will explore new ways to mitigate major risk factors for breast cancer. This discussion will be conducted by Dr. Pamela W. Smith. Join us for an updated approach to prevention of this all too common disease process.
- Review estrogen metabolism
- Explore the role stress plays in the development of breast cancer
- Examine the role increased sugar intake plays in the development of breast cancer
- Investigate the part melatonin plays in immune health
- Review methylation abnormalities and its affect on breast cancer development
Pamela W. Smith, M.D., MPH, MS
Pamela Wartian Smith, MD, MPH, MS spent her first twenty years of practice as an emergency room physician with the Detroit Medical Center and then the next sixteen years as an Anti-Aging/Metabolic Medicine specialist. She is a diplomat of the Board of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Physicians and is an internationally known speaker and author on the subject of Metabolic, Anti-Aging and Functional Medicine. She also holds a Master's in Public Health Degree along with a Master's Degree in Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine. She has been featured on CNN, PBS, and many other television networks, has been interviewed in numerous consumer magazines, and has hosted two of her own radio shows. She is a regular contributor for Fox News Radio.
Dr. Smith is currently the Director of the Center for Personalized Medicine and the founder of The Fellowship in Anti-Aging, Regenerative, and Functional Medicine. Dr. Smith is also the co-director of the Master's Program in Metabolic and Nutritional Medicine at the Morsani College of Medicine at the University of South Florida. In addition, she is the Director of Medical Education for the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.
She is the author of the best-selling books, "HRT: The Answers," "Vitamins Hype or Hope," "Demystifying Weight Loss," "What You Must Know About Vitamins, Minerals, Herbs & More," "What You Must Know about Women's Hormones," "Why You Can't Lose Weight," "What You Must Know About Memory Loss and How You Can Stop It," "What You Must Know About Thyroid Disorders," and "What You Must Know About Allergy Relief" of which she is a co-author.