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Keith Ablow, M.D., is a New York Times bestselling author, Fox News Psychiatry Correspondent, contributing editor for Good Housekeeping and Men's Fitness, and is a repeat Oprah guest. He has earned the title, "America's Psychiatrist" by helping millions of people take control of their lives by understanding the patterns they've developed that are firmly rooted in the past. His transformative strategies are the founding principles for Living The Truth and are incisively presented in Living the Truth: Transform Your Life Through the Power of Insight and Honesty.
Supermodel & Health & Fitness Expert About the Speaker Supermodel; Revlon Spokesperson; TV Host; Actress; Health & Fitness Expert Faith and Inspiration Pro Life Issues. At the age of 18, Kim Alexis was "discovered" by the Elite Talent Agency. She soon moved to New York City and thus began an unbelievable career in the modeling industry. In fact, it's as though the term "supermodel" was coined to describe her.
Dr. Holly Atkinson will explore these five dimensions of optimal well being, offering practical advice from recent medical research mixed with pearls of wisdom handed down through the ages for improving one's emotional, social, intellectual, physical and spiritual well being. "The 5 Keys to Optimal Health" is down-to-earth, warm, funny, and inspirational with loads of take home messages for both sexes and all ages.
Fitness Expert & Author Fitness Expert: Creator of Tae Bo Workout System. Billy Blanks has crafted a successful career out of teaching people how to get fit utilizing his patented blend of Tae Kwon Do and kick boxing. Billy Blanks appearances on infomercials and in classes in Los Angeles have been helping people work out by Tae Bo since the late 1980s.
Meredith Baxter has devoted much of her time to speaking out on issues about which she is passionate. A champion of women's rights, she is an active supporter of NARAL and Planned Parenthood. Baxter was involved with The Center to Prevent Handgun Violence and lobbied extensively on behalf of the Brady Bill, the National Crime Bill and gun control measures. She has also worked with members of the California Senate and Assembly on state legislative matters.
Chief Science and Medical Correspondent, NBC News
A four-time Emmy Award winner and highly acclaimed journalist, Robert Bazell engages audiences with dynamic and perceptive analysis of the most important science, technology and health topics impacting our lives today.
Scientist and Author, My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey
Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor is a trained and published neuroanatomist. Her specialty was in the postmortem investigation of the human brain as it relates to schizophrenia and the severe mental illnesses.
Patty Duke, Academy Award winning actress, past President of the Screen Actors Guild, and best selling author, has been delighting and challenging audiences for more than 40 years with her work in movies and on television.
Her Oscar-winning portrayal of blind, mute and deaf Helen Keller in "The Miracle Worker" launched Patty as one of America's finest young talents.
Director, National Institute for Medical Informatics Founding Director, Federal Project ER One General Manager, Azyxxi Health Solutions, MSFT The Future of Healthcare. Dr. Feied's work with technology and medical informatics has been featured on national television (NBC nightly news, CNN, CBS, MSNBC); in publications such as Business 2.0 (eBusinessNow) and Healthcare Informatics; and in many newspapers including the Wall Street Journal and the Washington Post.
As one of the country's leading experts on nutrition and natural healing, Joel Fuhrman, M.D. has appeared on hundreds of radio and television shows including: Good Morning America, CNN, Good Day NY, TV Food Network, CNBC, and many more. He is the author of Eat To Live: The Revolutionary Plan for Fast and Sustained Weight Loss, which was published by Little, Brown & Company in 2003 and has gone through eleven printings in hardcover and six printings in paperback.
Dr. Gibbons’ is an Urban Health expert and informatician who works primarily in the area of Consumer Health informatics where he focuses on using Health Information and Communications Technologies to improve urban healthcare disparities. His work is forming the foundation of the emerging field of populomics which represents the fusion of the population sciences, medicine and informatics. Prior to coming to the Urban Health Institute, Dr. Gibbons was a Senior Policy Fellow at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
Lauren Hutton has almost single-handedly made it okay to be over 50--by proving that women can be vivacious and beautiful at any age. Hutton has consistently shown how to age and navigate transition successfully. This once-super-model turned style icon has appeared in over 25 movies and hundreds of fashion spreads and ad campaigns. Hutton is living proof that self-confidence, spunk and individuality are the real stuff of beauty.
As one of the most decorated female athletes of all time, Jackie Joyner-Kersee dominated the track and field circuit for 13 years and won three gold, one silver, and two bronze medals spanning four Olympic Games during her illustrious career. She is the author of A Kind of Grace, in which she recounts how she overcame her difficult early years to rise to the top. A health advocate and humanitarian, she shares her life story and work with audiences around the country in inspirational keynotes.
As executive director of The Parenting Institute, Karr Morse views her work as "building" healthy kids rather than "fixing" broken ones.
Known as "Dr. Dad," Dr. Lawrence Kutner is a nationally known clinical psychologist, columnist, and contributing editor for the magazines Parenting, Family Life, and BabyTalk. The author of five books, including Parent & Child: Getting Through to Each Other, and Making Sense of Your Teenager, Dr. Kutner currently teaches at Harvard Medical School, where he's co-director of the Harvard Center for Mental Health and Media.
The Grammy-award winning Patti LaBelle is well-known as an inspirational speaker who shares a powerful message of hope. She has become almost as well-known for her support of social causes as for her chart-topping music. In recent years, she's worked tirelessly to raise awareness about AIDS, Alzheimer's disease, diabetes, cancer and foster care. She is also the author of Don't Block the Blessings, a book that chronicles her personal story of emotional survival following traumatic family events and losses.
Dr. William P. Magee Jr., is a leading plastic and craniofacial surgeon. He also founded Operation Smile in 1982 with his wife, Kathleen S. Magee, and serves as the organization’s Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Magee's work on behalf of children around the world also led to the receipt of numerous awards and honors.
Award-winning environmentalist, nutritionist, and global eco-consultant, Author of The Organic Chef, Columnist for the Ocala Business Journal, and Manager of Rosas Farms. Known as “The Organic Chef,” award-winning environmentalist, nutritionist, global eco-consultant, radio talk show guest, and author Al Rosas, CCP is famous for his expertise of organics and eco-consciousness.
Dr. Rosenfeld consistent appearances on network television have garnered him a devoted nationwide following from viewers encouraging him to write on the latest information on health and medical issues. With nine best selling books to his credit, Dr. Rosenfeld is one of the leading and most effective proponents in the education of the American public in medical matters. Ann Landers devoted an entire column to his best selling book, Dr. Rosenfeld's Guide to Alternative Medicine, calling it extraordinary.
Host of Food Network's "Chef vs. City"; Executive Chef & Owner of NYC restaurants Centrico and Paladar. Through his appearances on competitive Food Network shows like “Iron Chef America” and “Chopped,” Aaron Sanchez has established himself not only as one of the foremost television chefs but also as a fierce competitor.