(NaturalNews) Dr. Mark Houston, M.D., the Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, and one of the nation's foremost experts in lifestyle medicine for diabetes, heart disease, and hypertension, is scheduled to speak at the Reversing Diabetes World Summit, a free online health conference that begins May 5.
Click here to see a complete guest list and speaking schedule.
According to his website, Houston -- who is head of the Hypertension Institute of Nashville, is triple-boarded with board certification by the American Board of Internal Medicine, the American Society of Hypertension (ASH) as a specialist in clinical hypertension (SCH) and the American Board of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine (ABAARM). He has a Masters of Science degree in Human Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport, Connecticut (2003). Dr. Houston is presently enrolled in the Master of Science degree and PhD programs in Metabolic and Functional Medicine in the Biomedical Science Department at the University of South Florida, Tampa.
Houston has presented over 10,000 lectures on hypertension nationally and internationally. He has published over 200 articles and scientific abstracts in peer-reviewed medical journals as well as textbook chapters, handbooks, books and films, and completed over 80 clinical research studies in hypertension, hyperlipidemia and cardiovascular disease. Bestselling books that Houston has authored include the Handbook of Antihypertensive Therapy, Vascular Biology for the Clinician, What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Hypertension, Hypertension Handbook for Students and Clinicians, What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Heart Disease, and The Hypertension Handbook.
He specializes in hypertension, lipid disorders, prevention and treatment of cardiovascular diseases, nutrition, clinical age management and general internal medicine, with an active clinical and research practice as well as teaching responsibilities for Vanderbilt medical students, interns and residents.
Click here to register to hear all speakers (FREE!)
As for the summit itself, it will bring together many of the world's leading doctors, scientists and experts who will share their intimate secrets for losing weight, getting fit, eating right and overcoming stress to beat the diabetes epidemic once and for all.
"Whether you've already been diagnosed with diabetes, were told that you have pre-diabetes, have a family history, or just want to make sure you don't get diabetes, this 12 day, power-packed summit will give you the ammunition you need to fight off the diabetes monster and win," says the summit website.
Once you register, you'll receive an "insider's pass" to watch 50 presentations from the world's leading doctors, nutritionists, diabetes coaches, authors, fitness gurus and experts as they share their best secrets and insights over 12 exciting, information-packed days. They promise to teach you how to stop just managing your condition with endless drugs, needles and finger pricking, and start to address the root cause of diabetes and high blood sugar.
Click here to register for the Reversing Diabetes World Summit.