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Speaker to address medical breakthroughs in health care

By Staff | Feb 21, 2019

Dr. Michael Klaper

Shell Point continues its fourth annual 2019 Medical Breakthroughs & Discoveries speaker series, with a presentation by internationally recognized author and speaker Dr. Michael Klaper.

Entitled “Nutrition Meets Modern Medicine: The Key to Reversing Chronic Disease,” the educational health care program will be held on Feb. 28 at 2 p.m. in the Village Church Auditorium.

The presentation is free and open to the public. To register, call 239-433-7936.

Attendees will explore the role of eating healthy foods in reversing diabetes, high blood pressure, clogged arteries and other chronic diseases. Klaper will also share practical examples for healthy shopping, food preparation and restaurant dining.

Klaper is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago and has received postgraduate training in internal medicine, surgery, anesthesiology and orthopedics at University of British Columbia’s teaching hospitals in Vancouver. He served as nutrition advisor to NASA’s programs for space colonists, as well as on the Nutrition Task Force of the American Medical Students Association.