Friday, September 24, 2010

How Food Influences Behavior in Children at Beth Israel Medical Center

I am speaking with nutritionist Geri Brewster this Thursday, September 30 from 6:30-8:30 pm at Beth Israel Medical Center on:

"How Food Influences Behavior in Children and How to Keep Your Child's Immune System Strong"

with Geri Brewster RD MPH CDN and Kirstin Boncher

A special collaboration with Beth Israel Medical Center's Department of Developmental Pediatrics and the National Autism Association New York Chapter

Geri and Kirstin will address how a specific diet may be able improve your child's health and reduce behavioral symptoms such as stimming, night waking, and tantrums while improving eye contact and language development as well as influence immunity. The panelists will offer tips, case studies and references to recent literature.

Refreshments will be served. There is no fee for the workshop

Please RSVP to Stacey Purro, LCSW at 212-844-8431 or email at

Beth Israel Medical Center
10 Union Square East
New York, NY 10003
2nd Floor Conference Center

If you would like more information on this event go to NAA-NYC for more information.