Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) July 13, 2012
Forterus Health Care, Inc. founder and personal transformation, behavioral health expert and author, Michael Cartwright proudly announced today that the second annual Lifestyle Intervention Conference will kickoff with a powerful opening reception hosted by both Mr. Cartwright and one of the nation’s most respected authorities on obesity, Joe Nadglowski of Obesity Action Coalition (OAC).
Joe Nadglowski is President & CEO of the Obesity Action Coalition (OAC) – a non-profit patient organization formed in 2005 and dedicated to elevating and empowering those affected by obesity through education, advocacy and support. A frequent speaker and author, Mr. Nadglowski has more than 15 years of experience working in patient advocacy and education. In addition, Joe is the Executive Director of the ASMBS Foundation, through a partnership between the OAC and the Foundation. Through this partnership, the OAC and ASMBS Foundation aim to increase awareness and education on obesity and its treatments by bringing National attention to the cause through the annual “Walk from Obesity.”
Michael Cartwright said, “We are truly humbled by the support and attention our conference is getting; however, with industry pioneers like Mr. Nadglowski on hand, it is easy to see why the Lifestyle Intervention Conference has become such a respected event.” Mr. Cartwright added, “We developed the Lifestyle Intervention Conference to bring the greatest minds in the world together to make a profound impact on the industry and all those touched by obesity; this year’s opening reception will certainly set the tone for what will be an incredibly moving conference.”
The 2012 Lifestyle Intervention Conference unfolds at Las Vegas’ Bellagio from October 1st–3rd and will offer extensive continuing education courses for Dietitians, Social Workers, Trainers, Psychologists and more. For more information visit http://www.lifestyleintervention.org or call 888.231.0911.
About The Lifestyle Intervention Conference
Michael Cartwright and Brad Lamm joined forces in 2011 to develop a new frontier for health, wellness and awareness. In less than a year, the Lifestyle Intervention Conference has become the premier event for the world’s top health, wellness and addiction leaders. For 2012, Mr. Cartwright’s company Forterus Health Care (parent company of FitRx, The Greenhouse and A Better Tomorrow, a top addiction treatment provider) has once again gathered the best minds in the world and the Lifestyle Intervention Conference is poised to shift consciousness to yet another level. Created with the intention of building a network of resources within the community of providers who serve those struggling with obesity, food addiction and now including a focus on process addictions, The Lifestyle Intervention Conference continues to be the most critical, industry-changing event to impact the health, fitness and wellness communities in decades.