WEBINAR LECTURERS    PRACTICUM LECTURERS 
TONY LAMAS MD, Facc, FAHA, FESC
Connective Silos of Scientific Information AND TACT II Update
Dr. Gervasio Lamas is the Chairman of Medicine and Chief of the Columbia University Division of Cardiology at Mount Sinai Medical Center. He also originated and served as study chair for the Trial to Assess Chelation Therapy (TACT), a $30 million trial sponsored by the National Institutes of Health - a study with results that yielded national headlines and the finding that environmental pollutants are a modifiable risk factor for coronary heart disease, particularly in patients with diabetes. Somehow, he has found the time to design a follow-up study.

  DOROTHY MERRITT, MD
Dr. Dorothy F. Merritt has practiced medicine for 30 years. Dr. Merritt graduated from the University of Kansas School of Medicine in 1984. She practices medicine in Texas City, TX and specializes in Internal Medicine. Merritt was a TACT trial Principal investigator and was named one of the Top 20 alternative med docs by AIHIMA IN 2014.

         
  DOROTHY MERRITT, MD
Environmental Cardiology: Heavy Metals
(Lead, Arsenic, Mercury & Cadmium)

Dr. Dorothy F. Merritt has practiced medicine for 30 years. Dr. Merritt graduated from the University of Kansas School of Medicine in 1984. She practices medicine in Texas City, TX and specializes in Internal Medicine. Merritt was a TACT trial Principal investigator and was named one of the Top 20 alternative med docs by AIHIMA IN 2014.

    LYN PATRICK, ND
Lyn Patrick graduated from Bastyr University in 1984 and has been in private pratice in Arizona and Colorado since. She has been practicing Environmental Medicine since 2001. Dr. Patrick is currently a faculty member of the Postgraduate Certification Course on Environmental Medicine through Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine, a year-long continuing medical education training program for standard physicians as well as licensed naturopathic doctors. Dr. Patrick 
has been a consultant to the ACAM Board and former faculty for the Beginning and Advanced Chelation Pre-Conferences. She is currently Medical Director for Progressive Medical Education.

         

DAVID QUIG, PhD
The Biochemistry of Detoxification AND
Evaluation of Toxic Metal Exposure & Net Retention
David Quig received his BS and MS degrees in Human Nutrition from Virginia Tech and a PhD in Nutritional Biochemistry from the University of Illinois. For the past 19 years David has served as the Vice President of Scientific Support for Doctor’s Data, Inc. He has focused on toxic metals, methylation and amino acid metabolism, the clinical application of the biochemistry of endogenous detoxification, and the influence of the gastrointestinal microbiome on health and sustained adverse conditions.

    DAVID QUIG, PhD
David Quig received his BS and MS degrees in Human Nutrition from Virginia Tech and a PhD in Nutritional Biochemistry from the University of Illinois. For the past 19 years David has served as the Vice President of Scientific Support for Doctor’s Data, Inc. He has focused on toxic metals, methylation and amino acid metabolism, the clinical application of the biochemistry of endogenous detoxification, and the influence of the gastrointestinal microbiome on health and sustained adverse conditions. 
         
   WALTER CRINNION, ND
Nutrition & Supportive Therapies
Walter J. Crinnion, ND graduated with the first class at what is now, Bastyr University (then called the John Bastyr College of Naturopathic Medicine) in Seattle, Washington in 1982. With over 30 years of medical practice, he is considered one of the foremost experts in the field of environmental medicine. He started the environmental medicine classes at Bastyr University, University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine, and the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (SCNM).

     JAMES ROBERTS, MD
Dr. James C. Roberts 
is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiology. His practice, which emphasizes integrative approaches to the patient with advanced or inoperable CV disease, is located in Toledo, Ohio. Dr. Roberts has been providing his patients with chelation therapy (CT), in all of its forms, for 10 years.  He passed the written exam of the American Board of Chelation Therapy in 1986 and has participated in the training of other physicians in this technique.  Ten years ago, there was only one approach to CT, the three hour infusion of Mg-EDTA.  Today we have multiple chelating agents, many of which can be administered in more than one way.
 
         
  JEFFREY MORRISON, MD
Toxic Metals, Cardiovascular Disease and EDTA Chelation Therapy
Trained and board certified as a family practitioner, Dr. Morrison opened The Morrison Center over 10 years ago to help patients optimize their health and overcome disease through integrative medicine and nutrition. Since then, he has become well known for his ability to alleviate symptoms from unknown causes and for treating and reversing the effects of degenerative diseases, such as arthritis, high blood pressure, hormone imbalance, obesity, diabetes, chronic fatigue, anxiety, depression, and many other ailments.

     
         



 

 
 

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