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"How Not to Die..." A Lecture by Dr. Michael Greger
Start Date: 2/7/2017Start Time: 4:00 PM
End Date: 2/7/2017End Time: 6:00 PM

You are invited to attend an upcoming lecture and discussion by Michael Greger M.D. FACLM on Tuesday, February 7th from 4-6pm in the SPH auditorium at 950 New Hampshire Ave.

Dr. Greger is a physician, New York Times bestselling author, and internationally recognized speaker on nutrition, food safety, and public health issues. A founding member and Fellow of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine, Dr. Greger is licensed as a general practitioner specializing in clinical nutrition. He is a graduate of the Cornell University School of Agriculture and Tufts University School of Medicine.

His latest book, How Not to Die: Discover the Foods Scientifically Proven to Prevent and Reverse Disease, became an instant New York Times Best Seller. View the book trailer here. 100% of all proceeds he has ever received from his books, DVDs, and speaking engagements has always and will always be donated to charity.

The GW community (students, faculty, and staff) are invited to attend a lecture and discussion by Dr. Greger on February 7th at 4:00pm. He has brilliantly compiled the best evidence on the impact of nutrition on the leading causes of death. Reading his book could save your life!

Learning objectives for this lecture can include:
Describe the role diet may play in preventing some of the leading causes of death in the United States
Describe the role diet may play in treating some of the leading causes of death in the United States
Describe the diet followed by populations largely free of "Western" diseases such as ischemic heart disease and type 2 diabetes

Event first open to the GW community. Mark your calendars and RSVP to attend!

Please register with your RSVP here, and contact Dr. Freya Spielberg ( for more information.

Best regards,

Dept. of Prevention & Community Health
Foggy Bottom - Milken Institute SPH  (View Map)
950 New Hampshire Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 994-5179
Room: Auditorium 100
Freya Spielberg
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