About The Event

✓ 1 day live virtual seminar
✓ Watch on demand

✓ 9 preeminent experts
✓ Plant-based whole-foods as medicine

The Asian Plant-Based Nutrition Healthcare Conference (APBNHC) is Asia’s first and premier accredited medical education conference focused exclusively on the current and progressive scientific research conveying the efficacy of using plant-based whole food nutrition as an approach to preventing and even reversing chronic disease.

You will learn from the foremost experts about the science that supports the efficacy of plant-based whole food nutrition, and practical applications for empowering patients to use food as medicine in everyday life.

Who Should Attend?

  • Any person interested in scientific findings on plant-based nutrition’s impact on health and weight management
  • Medical doctors across various specialties, responsible for the care and wellbeing of others
  • Health care professionals like pharmacist, nurses, dietitians, health coaches, who take care of health and wellbeing of others
  • Researchers passionate about learning the latest science supporting the use of food-as-medicine
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Find The Answers

This is for you if you wish to learn the answers to the following:

  • Is plant-based nutrition the most effective diet for sustainable weight loss?
  • Is plant-based nutrition an effective intervention for chronic disease?
  • What is the effect of plant-based nutrition on cardiovascular health and metabolic syndrome?
  • How can I implement plant-based nutrition in my daily medical, nutritional or coaching practice as well as in daily life?


Schedule Thailand time (+7 GMT)

8:45 am - 9:00 am
Welcome & Introduction

By Scott Stoll, MD

9:00 am – 10:00 am
Session 1 – Helping Children Thrive on a Plant-Based Diet

By Reshma Shah, MD, MPH

10:00 am – 11:00 am
Session 2 – A Unifying Theory of Lifestyle Medicine

By Dean Ornish, MD

11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Session 3 – Stopping the Tsunami of Alzheimer’s

Stopping the Tsunami of Alzheimer’s by Ayesha Sherzai & MD Dean Sherzai, MD

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Session 4 – Panel Discussion/Q&A

Panel Discussion/Q&A

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Session 5 – Overcoming Insulin Resistance: The Keys to Restoring Insulin Sensitivity

By Cyrus Khambatta, PhD

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Session 6 – Plant-based Diets, the Gut Microbiome & Colorectal Cancer: What You Need to Know

By Alan Desmond, MD

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Session 7 – Plant-Based Nutrition and the Human Immune System

the Human Immune System by Sant Chaiyodsilp, MD

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Session 8 – Cardiovascular Risk, Mortality, the Microbiome, and Nutrition

By Kim Williams, MD

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Session 9 – Panel Discussion / Q&A

Discussion by
Scott Stoll, MD (Moderator)
Sant Chaiyodsilp, MD
Alan Desmond, MD
Cyrus Khambatta, PhD
Kim Williams, MD

8:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Cloising Remarks and Thank You!

By Scott Stoll, MD


Scott Stoll


Dr. Stoll is the co-founder of the Plantrician Project, Journal of Disease Reversal

Reshma Shah


Dr. Reshma Shah is a board-certified pediatrician and adjunct instructor at Stanford University.

Dean Ornish


Dr Dean Ornish, M.D., is the founder and president of the non-profit Preventive Medicine Research Institute and Clinical Professor of Medicine at UCSF.

Ayesha Sherzai


Dr. Sherzai finished two residencies at Loma Linda University; preventive medicine and neurology.

Dean Sherzai


Dr. Dean Sherzai is a behavioral neurologist / neuroscientist whose entire life has been dedicated to behavioral change models at the community and population level.

Cyrus Khambatta


Cyrus Khambatta, PhD earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University in 2003

Alan Desmond


Dr. Alan Desmond leads a Gastroenterology clinic in Torbay, South Devon.

Sant Chaiyodsilp

Cheif Wellness officer

Bachelor of Medicine (Songklanakarin) M.Sc. Cardiovascular Thoracic Surgery (Medical Council)

Kim Allan Williams


Dr. Kim Allan Williams was born and raised in inner-city Chicago and attended the College of The University of Chicago.