February 21-23, 2019 | New York Hilton Midtown, NY


Faculty Disclosures 2019

It is the policy of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (ISMMS) to ensure objectivity, balance, independence, transparency and scientific rigor in all CME activities it provides.  All faculty and planners participating in the planning or implementation of an ISMMS provided activity must disclose to the audience any relevant financial relationships and assist in resolving any conflict of interest that may arise from the relationship.  Presenters must also make a meaningful disclosure to the audience of their discussions of unlabeled or unapproved drugs or devices.

Please find below the compiled information we have received on disclosure of relevant financial relationships from activity faculty and planners:

*Planning Committee

**Indicates the intention to reference unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or products in his presentation.

+Peer Reviewer

Donald Abrams, MD** has served as a consultant/advisor for Axim Biotech, ABcann (now VEVO), Insys, Intec, Maui Wellness Group, Scriptyx, and Tikun Olam. He has also received honoraria for lectures at Spectrum and owns stock in Axim Biotech.
Mary Beth Augustine, RDN, CDN, FAND** is a Vibrant America employee.
Josh Axe, DNM, DC, CNS is the Chief Visionary Officer and Owner of Ancient Nutrition.
David Brady, ND, DC, CCN, DACBN, IFMCP is an officer/director at Diagnostic Solutions Lab, LLC, an organization of which he also has ownership.
Geovanni Espinosa, ND, L.Ac, IFMCP, CNS has ownership of the company XY Wellness, LLC.
Steven Feyrer-Melk, PhD, M.Ed serves as an officer/director for Nudge, a company of which he also owns stock.
James Greenblatt, MD has received consulting fees for service provided to Pure Encapsulations, Jay Mac Pharmaceuticals, and Green Plains Laboratory.
Mark Hyman, MD owns stocks in the non-publicly traded company Vitamin Portfolio.
Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD, CCN is the CEO of Perque Integrative Health and the Lab Director/Owner of ELISA/ACT Biotechnologies, LLC. He has ownership and stocks over both companies.
Ashley Koff, RD has ownership of the company The Better Nutrition Program, LLC.
Valter Longo, PhD is the Founder of the company L’Nutra, Inc.
Belleruth Naparstek, ACSW** is an officer/director for Health Journeys, Inc., a company at which she has received salaries/director fees and also has ownership.
Nancy O’Hara, MD, MPH, FAAP** has received compensation for her services on the advisory board of Designs for Health.
Peter Osborne, DC, DACBN, PScD has ownership of the website www.GlutenFreeSociety.org.
Kenneth Pelletier, PhD, MD has served as an advisor and researcher for Thorne Research as well as Mayo Clinic. He has been an independently contracted author for Simon & Schuster. He owns stock options at two non-publicly traded companies, Thorne Research and American Specialty Health.
*David Perlmutter, MD, FACN, ABIHM has served as a consultant/advisor for Garden of Life.
Robert Rountree, MD** has served as the Chief Medical Advisor of Thorne and a Scientific Advisory Board member for Balchem/Albion. He has received consulting fees, honoraria for lectures/papers/teaching, and compensation for service on the advisory board from both companies.
Michael Ruscio, DC has received honoraria for lectures/papers/teaching from both Douglas Laboratories and Designs for Health. He has ownership of the Ruscio Institute.
Aristo Vojdani, PhD, MSc, CLS has served as a consultant/advisor for Cyrex Labs, LLC. He has ownership of Immunosciences Lab, Inc.
Wendy Warner, MD, FACOG, ABIHM, IFMCP has served as a consultant/advisor for Gaia Herbs.
Jack Wolfson, DO, FACC has served as a consultant/advisor for Vibrant America. He has also received honoraria for lectures/papers/teaching from Vibrant America.


The following have reported that they do not have any financial relationships to disclose:

Barbara Bartlik, MD Isadora Guggenheim, ND**
Jeffrey Bland, PhD, FACN, FACB, CNS Ronald Hoffman, MD, CNS, FACAM
Adam Breiner, ND** *Woodson Merrell, MD
Mark Breiner, DDS, FAGD, FIAOMT Janet Mindes, PhD
Carey Clark, PhD, RN, AHN-BC, RYT**  Marcelle Pick, NP, OB/GYN
Walter Crinnion, ND** Lorilee Schoenbeck, ND
Dane Donohue, DC Yehuda Shoenfeld, MD, FRCP, MaACR
Karen Fink, BSN, RN, HNB-BC, LMT, CLL Kathie Swift, MS, RDN, LDN, FAND 
David Fogel, MD Gail Van Kanegan, DNP, FNP-BC, APHN-BC, EEM-AP
Nancy Gahles, DC, CCH, RSHom(NA), OIM John Weeks
Lorraine Gahles-Kildow, PhD  




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