EXPERTS & PROGRAM
“Brain Health Across the Life Span” – Paul Nussbaum, Ph.D., ABPP
KEYNOTE: Dr. Nussbaum, a dynamic international speaker, has been called the “face of brain health.” His best-selling book, “Save Your Brain,” ranks among AARP’s top five in brain fitness. Dr. Nussbaum works with retired NFL players at his Brain Health Center in Pittsburgh.
“It’s Up to Me” – David Premo, DTM, TEDxHHI Speaker 2017
David, a local college professor, suffered a catastrophic stroke. He lost the ability to speak. Through his brain’s neuroplasticity, he recovered and recently was named a Distinguished Toastmaster.
“Brain Healthy Eating” – Chef Kim Baretta
Chef Kim trained at London’s Leith’s School of Food & Wine, where she was a sought-after caterer to such celebrities as Emma Thompson.
“Staying On Your Feet In Your Home & Community” – Brittany Thomas, DPT, Horizons Rehabilitation
Dr. Thomas earned her doctorate in physical therapy, training in manual, orthopedic and women’s health.
“How to Cool Your Brain” Meditation – Clayton Cooke, MT-BC
Clayton, a Board-certified music therapist, employs music as an integral element of relaxation. He teaches adapted Music-Assisted Relaxation take-home techniques to de-stress your mind and promote physical relaxation.