Dr. Deanna Minich is a functional medicine-trained clinician and researcher with a unique approach to clinical medicine that combines physiology and psychology. She has trained in functional medicine for the past decade with the “Father of Functional Medicine,” Dr. Jeffrey Bland, as her mentor. She has served on the Institute of Functional Medicine’s Nutrition Advisory Board and curriculum committee, teaches nutrition for the Advanced Practice Module for Detoxification. Her academic background is in nutritional science, including a Master’s Degree in Human Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of Illinois at Chicago (1995), and a Ph.D. in Medical Sciences (Nutrition) from the University of Groningen in The Netherlands (1999). In conjunction with her academic degrees and extensive teaching experience at the university level, she is both a Fellow (F.A.C.N.) and a Certified Nutrition Specialist (C.N.S.) through the American College of Nutrition.
Dr. Minich has over ten years of experience working in both the food and dietary supplement industries. In 2014, she led The Detox Summit, an online event featuring 30 experts on detox, which was attended by 70,000 people worldwide. She will be co-hosting a follow-up summit in September 2017 called The Detox Project. She also collaborated with the Institute for Functional Medicine to lead 3000 people through The Detox Challenge, a 21-day, online, functional medicine-oriented, holistic detoxification program. Results collected from almost 700 people in this program indicated a significant improvement in all body systems. Her newest book, Whole Detox, was published in March 2016. In addition, she spends her time as a Board member for the American College of Nutrition and as adjunct faculty at the University of Western States. She is the author of five books on nutrition, wellness, and psychology, and is passionate in helping others to live well using therapeutic lifestyle changes.
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|ID||Event Name||Duration||Start Date|
|UE-159||The Fat Summit 2||60 Weeks||November 7, 2016|
|UE-158||The Thyroid Connection Summit||62 Weeks||October 24, 2016|
|UE-157||The Detox Project Experts Summit||66 Weeks||September 26, 2016|
|U-156||The Medicinal Supplements Summit||68 Weeks||September 12, 2016|
|UE-385||Global Health Summit||83 Weeks||June 1, 2016|
|UE-320||The Change Your Diet, Change Your Life Summit||88 Weeks||April 25, 2016|
|UE-134||The 2016 Diabetes World Summit||67 Weeks||April 18, 2016|
|UE-169||The Natural Cures Movement||104 Weeks||January 1, 2016|
|UE-183||The Detox Summit||104 Weeks||January 1, 2016|
|UE-348||Eat Real Food Health Summit||104 Weeks||January 1, 2016|
|UE-360||The Vibrant Brain Summit||104 Weeks||January 1, 2016|
|UE-173||The Autoimmune Summit||111 Weeks||November 14, 2015|
|UE-147||The Evolution of Medicine II Summit||119 Weeks||September 21, 2015|
|UE-146||The Abundant Energy Summit||118 Weeks||August 24, 2015|
|UE-144||Healthy Heart Summit||116 Weeks||July 13, 2015|
|UE-139||The Pain Relief Project Summit||136 Weeks||January 19, 2015|