Healthy Living Lecture: November 4, 2015

Join us for the next Healthy Living lecture tomorrow at 1 p.m. at the New Cafe at Cape Coral Hospital. Seating for the lecture is limited and reservations are requested. Please call the registration line at 343-2045.

The guest speaker this month will be Wayne B. Jonas, M.D., president and chief executive officer of Samueli Institute – a non-profit research institute with the bold mission of transforming health care through the scientific exploration of wellness and healing.

Dr. Jonas is a widely published scientific investigator, a practicing family physician, Professor of Family Medicine at Georgetown University, and Adjunct Professor at Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Additionally, Dr. Jonas is a retired Lieutenant Colonel in the Medical Corps of the United States Army.

Dr. Jonas served as director of the Office of Complementary and Alternative medicine at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and has conducted research on homeopathy, electro-acupuncture, and nutritional supplements. His current research interests include projects on Information Biology™, the placebo effect, cancer, biological effects of low level exposures (hormesis), homeopathy, spirituality, methods of enhancing stress resilience in military personnel and the impact of optimal healing environments in health care.

The Healthy Living lecture series is presented as a program of Healthy Lee, a community resource that was created to empower and inspire the people of Lee County regarding healthy lifestyle choices through education and action.

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