Whole Human Summit

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Granville Island

1502 Duranleau St

Vancouver, BC

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An expert-informed, encouraging, and nuanced exploration into the frontiers of health. #WHS19 #wholehuman #summit #health #wellness


  • Aliya Amershi

    Aliya Amershi

    Techie Concierge / Codefree App Launch Tech Coach & Founder
  • Holden Bonwit

    Holden Bonwit

    Finance and Strategy Consultant
  • Dr. Brendan Byrne

    Dr. Brendan Byrne

    Wellness Garage Medical Director & Co-Founder
  • Dr. Eric Cadesky

    Dr. Eric Cadesky

    UBC, The Doctors Office Family Physician & Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Durwin Foster, MA, CCC

    Durwin Foster, MA, CCC

    Integral Therapist, Researcher, & Writer
  • Lyren Chiu

    Lyren Chiu

    Canadian Research Institute of Spirituality and Healing President and Executive Director
  • Kristin Constable

    Kristin Constable

    Winning Academy Founder, Leadership and Business Coach
  • Paloma Corvalan

    Paloma Corvalan

    Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology Director of Youth Engagement
  • Edward Dangerfield

    Edward Dangerfield

    Orbit Healing Nervous System Specialist
  • Melissa Deally

    Melissa Deally

    Better Brain Health Health & Life Coach
  • Dr. Monika Naus MHSc, MD, FRCPC, FACPM

    Dr. Monika Naus MHSc, MD, FRCPC, FACPM

    BC Centre for Disease Control Medical Director, Communicable Diseases & Immunization Service and Medical Head, Immunization Programs & Vaccine Preventable Diseases
  • Pax Frias

    Pax Frias

    Restore Human Partner
  • Miranda Gottlieb

    Miranda Gottlieb

    Johnson & Johnson Mental health diplomat
  • Stephen Gray

    Stephen Gray

    Teacher & Author
  • Jay Ingram

    Jay Ingram

    Canadian broadcasting legend, author, public speaker and science communicator.
  • Blair Kaplan

    Blair Kaplan

    Blair Kaplan Communications President
  • Carissa Kazyss

    Carissa Kazyss

    Consultant, Coach
  • Boris Kerjner

    Boris Kerjner

    Human Potential Innovator
  • Kristy Kerr

    Kristy Kerr

    BCCDC Foundation for Public Health Executive Director
  • Faris Khalifeh

    Faris Khalifeh

    Quiet Leadership Coach
  • Phil Kohn

    Phil Kohn

    Stratosphere Healthech Entrepreneur, Co-founder
  • Dr. Maia Love

    Dr. Maia Love

    Illumine Health Director & Founder
  • Chelsea Lee C-IAYT, E-RYT 500, MA

    Chelsea Lee C-IAYT, E-RYT 500, MA

    Chelse Lee Yoga Therapy Yoga Therapist
  • Susan Chappelle, MBA

    Susan Chappelle, MBA

    Squamish Integrated Health, Pasha Brands Founder, Director of Government Relations
  • Dr. Gio Miletto

    Dr. Gio Miletto

    Travel Medicine and Vaccination Centres Medical Director
  • Trevor Millar

    Trevor Millar

    Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS) Canada Chair of the Board
  • Dr. Lawrence Cheng, CCFP(EM), MPH

    Dr. Lawrence Cheng, CCFP(EM), MPH

    Integrative Practitioner
  • Sonia Brodie, MSc

    Sonia Brodie, MSc

    Neuroscience Innovator
  • Kristina Campbell, MSc

    Kristina Campbell, MSc

    Microbiome Science Writer, Author The Well-Fed Microbiome
  • Rae St. Arnault, ND

    Rae St. Arnault, ND

    Empower Health Naturopathic Physician, Co-Founder
  • Drs. Nick and Sonya Jensen, ND

    Drs. Nick and Sonya Jensen, ND

    Divine Elements Founders, Naturopathic Doctors
  • Heidi Lescanec, ND

    Heidi Lescanec, ND

    Naturopathic Doctor & Culinary Nutritionist
  • Brett Finlay, PhD, OAC

    Brett Finlay, PhD, OAC

    University of British Columbia Award winning microbiology & Author, Whole-Body Microbiome
  • Dhalie Patara

    Dhalie Patara

    SCWIST Director Finance
  • William DePaolo, PhD

    William DePaolo, PhD

    Centre for Microbiome Sciences and Therapeutics, University of Washington Associate Professor, Director
  • Lesley Esford, PhD

    Lesley Esford, PhD

    Innovate BC Director
  • David G. Harper, PhD

    David G. Harper, PhD

    BC Cancer Redearch Centre Researcher & Author, Biodiet
  • Marc Horwitz, PhD

    Marc Horwitz, PhD

    University of British Columbia Professor & Sauder Chair of Pediatric Virology
  • Victoria Lemieux, PhD

    Victoria Lemieux, PhD

    Molecular You Chief Information Security Officer
  • Anthony Marotta, PhD

    Anthony Marotta, PhD

    Peqish Food Company Co-Founder, Serial Entrepreneur & Adjunct Professor
  • Lois Nahirney, PhD

    Lois Nahirney, PhD

    DNAPower President, CEO
  • Crystal Phillips

    Crystal Phillips

    Branch Out Neurological Foundation Co-Founder, Executive Director
  • Elder Roberta Price

    Elder Roberta Price

    Urban Indigenous Health and Healing Cooperative, University of British Columbia Advisor, Research Partner
  • Lidija Martinovic Rekert

    Lidija Martinovic Rekert

    Teacher, Mediation Guide & Somatic Counselor
  • Nicolette Richer

    Nicolette Richer

    The Green Moustache Orthomolecular Health Educator, Entrepreneur, Author & PhD candidate.
  • Naomi Van Halteren, RN

    Naomi Van Halteren, RN

    Luna VR CEO & Founder
  • Elder Bruce Robinson

    Elder Bruce Robinson

    Vancouver Native Health Society Elder
  • Eman

    Eman "IronEman" Salem

    Iron Self Motivational Coach & Founder
  • ES Eesmyal Santos-Brault

    Eesmyal Santos-Brault

    Quantified Citizen Technology Entrepreneur
  • Kristy Soper

    Kristy Soper

    Modo Yoga Squamish Owner, Teacher

About this Event

You are invited to create a space with experts and early adopters alike to share emerging wisdom about the human mind and body. In a world full of noise about wellness and healing, the Whole Human Summit is an informed, encouraging, and nuanced exploration into the frontiers of health.

You can find the full updated schedule here: https://wholehumansummit.com/mobile

What is Whole human summit?

The Whole Human Summit is a two-day event that follows the Whole Human Foundation philosophy of unleashing evidence-based health knowledge. The event features speakers who are at the forefront of innovation in mental wellbeing, microbiome and genetic research, and the future of medicine as well as yoga/breathwork/leadership/life skills workshops.

Our Purpose:

We want to create a space with experts and early adopters alike to share emerging wisdom about the human mind and body. In a world full of noise about wellness and healing, the Whole Human Summit is an informed, encouraging, and nuanced exploration into the frontiers of health.

Who's it for?

We welcome health innovators, wellness entrepreneurs, scientists, physicians, and every individual who shares our curiosity and appreciation of health and wellbeing.

Calling all students and emerging leaders! We value inclusivity and our Summit was founded on the principle of participation between diverse minds. Creating a space for students and emerging leaders to attend is a part of that commitment, and we are delighted to offer a 25% discount for students and emerging leaders. Please email info@wholehumansummit.com for more information.

Our Host, Keynote & Event Producer:

Our Emcee for the Summit is Jay Ingram a Canadian broadcasting legend, author, public speaker and science communicator. Our Summit’s Keynote Speaker is Crystal Phillips. Crystal is a former National Level Speed Skater and now Executive Director of the Branch Out Neurological Foundation. The Whole Human Summit is being produced by Pamela Lincez, PhD, and her advisors.

AGENDA :

You can find the full updated schedule here: https://wholehumansummit.com/mobile

DAY 1: Dialogues @ The Improv Centre, Granville Island, Vancouver, BC

A jam-packed day guiding us on taking an integrated approach to our whole health map; sharing tactics and tools for preventing disease and living well; exploring healing from within - unlocking our internal compass to wellbeing; and looking at evolved conversations in mental wellbeing in science and technology.

Speakers & Panelists will include:

  • Dr. Brett Finlay, Microbiologist & Author, the Whole-Body Microbiome & Let them Eat Dirt.
  • Dr. Lois Nahirney, CEO of DNAPower & SkinDNA Canada.
  • Dr. David Harper, author of BioDiet, the Scientifically Proven, Ketogenic Way to Lose Weight and Improve your Health.
  • Special Keynote address- Crystal Phillips, former National Level Speed Skater and now Executive Director of the Branch Out Neurological Foundation
  • Emcee, Jay Ingram, a Canadian broadcasting legend, author, public speaker and science communicator.

See a full list of Day #1 Speakers here.

Day 2: Conversations @ The Improv Centre, Granville Island Theatre District

The conversation events of the day, featuring experienced hosts and panelists, will use the unpanel structure, an open sourced panel format that incorporate deeper audience engagement, interaction and learning.

These are the topics we’ll explore:

  • Culture Shifting Medicine
  • Medicinal Plants for Healing
  • Myth-busting the Immune System
  • Lunch
  • Paths to Personal and Group Resilience - Hosted by Blair Kaplan, Founder, I Am Resilient Project
  • Nutrition for Optimal Health
  • Advances in Fundamental Wellbeing

Sessions @ Various Granville Island Locations

These special limited capacity sessions* will take place at different locations and times throughout the day, providing a forum for Summit participants to engage in deep conversations, experience new states of being and learn new self-actualization skills. These sessions will include:

  • Conscious, Connected Breathwork with Edward Dangerfield
  • Value-based leadership with Kristin Constable
  • Modo Yoga with Kristy Soper
  • Integrating Sex and Gender into Research with SCWIST

Acknowledgement

We would like to acknowledge that the land on which we gather is the unceded territory of the Coast Salish peoples, including the territories of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (TsleilWaututh) Nations.

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Granville Island

1502 Duranleau St

Vancouver, BC

Canada

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