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Location

The seminar will be held in the Roth Auditorium at the Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine

2880 Torrey Pines Scenic Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037

Parking will be $8 per day.

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Tuesday, December 9, 2014

8:00 – 8:45 Registration and Coffee
 
8:45 – 9:00 Welcome and Introduction
Cedric F. Garland, Dr PH FACE, UCSD School of Medicine
Carole Baggerly, Director GrassrootsHealth
 
9:00 – 9:45 Sunlight and Your Health: An EnLIGHTening Perspective
Michael F. Holick, PhD MD, Boston University Medical Center
 
9:45 – 10:30 Why the Sun is Necessary for Optimal Health
Alexander Wunsch, MD, Wismar University of Applied Sciences, Germany
 
10:30 – 11:00 Break
 
11:00 – 11:45 Vitamin D, Sunshine, Optimal Health: Putting it all Together
Robert P. Heaney, MD, Creighton University
 
11:45 – 1:15 Lunch
 
1:15 – 2:00 Preventing Cancer, the Global Look
Cedric F. Garland, Dr PH FACE, UCSD School of Medicine
 
2:00 – 2:45 Results of a Prostate Cancer/Vitamin D Trial: Effectiveness,
Safety, Recommendations

Bruce W. Hollis, PhD, Medical University of South Carolina
 
2:45 – 3:15 Break
 
3:15-5:00 Panel Discussion with Audience: Putting Research into Practice—
What Does it Take?

Moderator: Carole Baggerly, Director GrassrootsHealth

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

8:00 – 8:45 Registration and Coffee
 
8:45 – 9:00 Welcome and Introduction
Cedric F. Garland, Dr PH FACE, UCSD School of Medicine
Carole Baggerly, Director GrassrootsHealth
 
9:00 – 9:45 Design Components of Interventions/Studies
Robert P. Heaney, MD, Creighton University
Bruce W. Hollis, PhD, Medical University of South Carolina
 
9:45 – 10:30 Cost/Benefit of Optimal Health with Sunshine, Vitamin D
William B. Grant, PhD, Sunlight, Nutrition, and Health Research Center
 
10:30 – 11:00 Break
 
11:00 – 11:45 Prevention of Type 1 Diabetes with Vitamin D and Sunshine
Edward Gorham, PhD, UC San Diego School of Medicine
 
11:45 – 1:15 Lunch
 
1:15– 2:00 Implementing a Community Project to Help Prevent Preterm Births
Carol L. Wagner, MD, Medical University of South Carolina
 
2:00-2:45 Measurement, the Key to Change
Michael F. Holick, PhD MD, Boston University Medical Center
Alexander Wunsch, MD, Wismar University of Applied Sciences, Germany
 
2:45 – 3:15 Break
 
3:15 – 5:00 Panel Discussion with Audience: Putting Research into Practice—
What Does it Take?

Moderator: Carole Baggerly, Director GrassrootsHealth