Effects of Environmental Toxicants on Immune Function in Autism
Presented by Robert Naviaux, PhD at the Fall 2012 Autism Research Institute Conference
Dr. Naviaux is Professor of Genetics in the Departments of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Pathology at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD). He is the founder and co-director of the Mitochondrial and Metabolic Disease Center (MM.D.C) at UCSD. He is the cofounder, and former President of the Mitochondrial Medicine Society (MMS). Dr. Naviaux is the discoverer of the genetic basis of the oldest Mendelian form of mitochondrial disease, Alpers Syndrome; his research spans 30 years and embraces the fields of genetics, virology, cancer immunology, mitochondrial medicine, neuroscience, development, metabolism, marine metagenomics, and evolutionary systems dynamics.
Nutritionist Kelly Barnhill describes new evidence that nutrient intake and dietary status are not contributing factors to the observed decrease in Bone Mineral Density in
Nutritionist Kelly Barnhill shares research updates about nutrient intake and dietary status in ASD patients. Presentation includes an overview of the SCD diet for ASD patients a case study review. Published:
No continuing education credits are offered but free certificates of participation are available upon completion of a brief knowledge quiz at: https://www.classmarker.com/online-test/start/?quiz=gm45a82012072ae7 Published: 02/14/2018 Nancy O’Hara, M.D. is a board-certified pediatrician.
Vicki Kobliner MS RDN is a Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist with years of expertise in applying a functional approach to nutrition. She develops individualized plans for clients