• Health & Wellness

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    Name: Health & Wellness
    Date: August 8, 2019
    Time: 7:30 AM - 8:45 AM PDT
    Registration: Register Now
    Event Description:

    Health & Wellness Group

    John E Gobble, DrPH, RD, LD, MCHES, FACLM Nutrition & Lifestyle Medicine Specialist

    Are you frustrated with how poorly people follow dietary advice for lowering bio-metrics such as body weight, blood pressure and hemoglobin A1c? 
    Are you bothered by all the excuses why people don’t change their habits? 

    Dr. Gobble will share stories from his practice that illustrate simple behavior change strategies that result in optimal health outcomes. You will learn to use three simple techniques to maximize behavior changes and lead to a lifetime of healthy living.  
    In this talk you’ll learn: 


    · How to provide a brief and effective lifestyle intervention.
    · The five A’s for empowering change
    · When to refer someone to intensive therapeutic lifestyle change services

    John E Gobble, DrPH, RDN, LD, FACLM 
    Founder of Lifestyle Medicine Group, Dr Gobble brings evidenced based nutrition and lifestyle medicine to primary care practices throughout the Portland Metro area. Since CMS began paying for Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) in 2002, Dr. Gobble has empowered hundreds of patients referred by their providers; improving health outcomes while supporting lifestyle change. He also built technologies for nutrition professionals to manage and track change while researching the most effective population health improvement modalities. His goal? To improve patient access to effective, evidenced based lifestyle medicine.  
    Dr. Gobble’s research and experience focuses on results and his peer reviewed publications support this aspiration. Today he conducts one of the most effective nutrition and lifestyle change services in the Northwest. For more information see www.LifestyleMedicineInc.com.  
    John earned a Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) in Preventive Care and a Master of Public Health (MPH) in both Public Health Nutrition and Health Education from Loma Linda University School of Public Health. He is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN), an Oregon Licensed Dietitian (LD), a certified dietitian in the state of Washington, a Master Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES), an Exercise Physiologist - Certified by the American College of Sports Medicine, and a Certified Intrinsic Coach ®. Most recently, Dr. Gobble became a Fellow and Diplomat of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine. 


    *Ask about earning college Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for participating in our monthly morning presentations at no cost to you.
    Event Sponsors:
    Prestige Senior Living Huntington Terrace
    1410 NE Cleveland Avenue
    Gresham, OR 97030
    Contact Information:
    Gresham Chamber of Commerce
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