An Online Women’s Health Series ideal for Practitioners
BIRTHFIT Chicago Affiliate, Dr. Gina Sirchio-Lotus, DC is the lead professor for The Women’s Health Series at National University of Health Sciences. Dr. Gina is a leader in the field of nutrition and functional medicine as well as a mother of four. Throughout the series Dr. Gina brings in a handful of exceptional guest speakers. During the series, the complete nutritional needs pathway will be taught from pre-conception through pregnancy and baby up to age 18 months. Patient health history, lab testing and analysis, proper supplementation and monitoring will be covered. Special health populations and cases will also be addressed. This course kicks off Saturday and Sunday, April 2nd and 3rd. The GOOD NEWS? You can watch from the comfort of your own home. This course will be taught via webinar!
If you are a practitioner of any sort, you will want to take this course! … This series will cover the following topics concerning the female body: Pre-conception, Nutrition, Fertility, Infertility, Pregnancy, Childbirth, Pelvic Floor, Breastfeeding/Neonate Issues, Post-partum, Pain (Chronic, Afferent and Special Cases) and Return to Fitness. Courses will address examination, diagnosis and treatment options from numerous fields. Laboratory testing will be covered in detail. Some courses will be hands-on with manual/physical therapy approach. Extensive information will be covered with the expectation that the attendee will be fully aware of the treatment needs and options during this physiological window in a woman’s life. Resources will be given to aid with patient education. Topics in these weekend courses are beyond what is covered in basic university curricula. It is important for practitioners in the field have full working knowledge of these topics, whether it will be to treat their own patients or refer appropriately and within a timely manner.
Dr. Gina Sirchio
Certified Clinical Nutritionist
LG Institute of Health, Ltd
430 W. Erie St. #403
Chicago, Il 60654
P (312) 255-8810
F (312) 846-6817