VegMed is Europe’s most prominent medical conference on plant-based nutrition, bringing together top science, health and nutrition experts. ProVeg Nigeria, in partnership with VegMed, calls for Nigerian Medical professionals and all health enthusiasts to participate in the VegMed 2023 conference.
VegMed 2023: 9th – 10th September 2023
VegMed London 2023 is a collaboration between Plant-Based Health Professionals UK and PAN International – Physicians Association for Nutrition, and is supported by ProVeg International, with the overarching theme of ‘Bringing Plant-Based Nutrition into Healthcare’.
WHAT TO EXPECT
The programme will feature experts with extensive experience in using plant-based nutrition in clinical practice and healthcare settings. Our very own Ifeoma Monye, founder of the society of lifestyle medicine of Nigeria and now president elect of World lifestyle medicine organisation is a speaker at this pristine eve In addition, we will showcase successful projects that are taking place within the community and in the public sector, catering to facilitate the transition to a plant-based diet. Medical professionals will address The impact of our food choices on the climate and ecological crisis. Attendees will gain knowledge and confidence in meeting nutritional requirements for all ages and stages of life, including preventing and managing chronic conditions and achieving optimal athletic performance.
Topics to be covered will include:
- type 2 diabetes
- heart disease
- women’s health
- nutrition for athletes
- plant-based diets for children
- autoimmune conditions
- school and hospital catering
- planetary health
WHO SHOULD COME?
This conference is relevant to all health professionals (doctors, nurses, dietitians, nutritionists, allied health professionals, and health coaches) and non-health professionals interested in improving their diet, optimising health and supporting others to do the same. In addition, the programme is relevant to researchers, policymakers, healthcare and NHS executives and public sector caterers.
For more information and to purchase tickets, visit https://vegmed.org/
Welcome to Proveg Nigeria Medical Association Outreach
Are you a medical director, nutritionist, dietitian, or a member of the Nigerian Medical Association? Do you share our vision of promoting a healthier lifestyle and preventing lifestyle diseases through plant-based nutrition? Look no further! Proveg Nigeria invites you to join forces with the Proveg Medical Association Outreach, an initiative to create awareness and advocate for the benefits of a plant-based diet.
About Proveg Nigeria
Proveg Nigeria is a subsidiary of Proveg International, a food awareness organisation working to transform the global food system by replacing 50% of animal products globally with plant-based and cultivated foods by 2040. Shifting towards a more plant-based lifestyle can significantly improve individuals’ health and well-being and address environmental and ethical concerns related to animal agriculture.
Introducing the Proveg Medical Association Outreach
The Proveg Medical Association Outreach is a pioneering initiative that seeks to collaborate with medical directors, nutritionists, dietitians, and members of the Nigerian Medical Association to conduct awareness programs in hospitals and medical facilities across the country. Our goal is to educate healthcare professionals and the general public about the remarkable benefits of a plant-based diet in preventing and managing lifestyle diseases.
Why Partner with Us?
Expertise and Credibility: Proveg Nigeria brings together a team of experienced nutrition, health, and sustainability professionals. By partnering with us, you gain access to our wealth of knowledge and expertise, ensuring accurate and evidence-based information for your patients.
Holistic Approach: Our outreach programs provide a comprehensive understanding of plant-based nutrition, covering its science and practical implementation and addressing common myths and misconceptions. We offer engaging presentations, interactive workshops, and cooking demonstrations tailored to the specific needs of your hospital or medical facility.
Community Impact: By hosting an awareness program in your hospital, you demonstrate your commitment to improving the health of your community. The Proveg Medical Association Outreach empowers individuals to make informed choices about their diet, empowering them to take control of their well-being.
How to Partner with Us
We invite all medical directors, nutritionists, dietitians, and members of the Nigerian Medical Association to partner with Proveg Nigeria and host an awareness program in your hospital or medical facility. Doing so gives your patients and staff valuable knowledge and resources to embrace a healthier lifestyle.
To initiate a partnership, simply contact us using the information provided on our website. Our team will be delighted to discuss the details of the program, tailor it to your specific requirements, and schedule it at a time convenient for you. Together, we can significantly impact the health and well-being of the Nigerian population.
Join us in promoting a plant-based revolution in healthcare. Together, we can pave the way for a healthier and more sustainable future.