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Sunday, May 31 • 9:30am - 10:15am
Avenues to a Vegan Health Care Career

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Many of us who have had our lives transformed by plant-based eating feel the urge to share this lifestyle with others—often through a career in health care. Making the switch to a health care career can be daunting, especially if you come from a non-science background. Let’s look at the health care careers that exist for plant-based practitioners, including dietetics, nutrition, nursing, medicine, and alternative health care. Learn about the education and accreditation requirements necessary to break into these fields, as well as the ins and outs of setting up your own practice, be it virtual or brick-and-mortar. The class will help you to weigh your career options, make informed decisions, and embark confidently on a lifetime of helping others.

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Gena Hamshaw

Gena is a certified clinical nutritionist who helps clients around the world heal, thrive, and make peace with food. She's the author of two books: Choosing Raw, which grew out of her eponymous blog, and Food52 Vegan, which will be released this September. Gena's work has been published in O magazine, VegNews, and Whole Living Daily. She currently lives in New York City, where she is completing her masters in nutrition at Columbia University... Read More →

Sunday May 31, 2015 9:30am - 10:15am
Room 301 @ AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center 1900 University Ave, Austin, TX 78705

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