October 17, 2005
2005 Wise Traditions Conference discounted room rates have been extended to October 28. If you make reservations for your hotel room before October 28, your room rate will be $139. After that date, the rate jumps to $299! Conference dates are November 11-13, 2005 (see details at the end of this message).
So, we encourage you to make your hotel reservations and conference registration now, before the room rates increase (conference registration rates stay the same).
To make your hotel reservation, you can call the Westfields Marriot Hotel at (800) 635-5666 or go to the following web link: https://marriott.com/reservation/availability.
Be sure to mention the Weston A. Price Foundation for our conference discount.
And, CHAPTER LEADERS, we would encourage you to get your members to register and reserve hotel rooms as groups (as many as four people can stay in a room) as soon as possible. Groups sharing rooms will decrease the cost for each individual.
Conference registration information can be found on our website at http://www.westonaprice.org/conference/conference2005/registration.html.
Wise Traditions 2005
6th Annual Conference of the Weston A. Price Foundation
Friday November 11 – Saturday November 12 – Sunday November 13
WHERE GOOD FOOD AND GOOD HEALTH MEET
Your chance to find out about. . .
Latest research on vitamins A, D, and B12, critical nutrients in traditional diets
Holistic cancer therapies
Best nutritional approaches to heart disease
Pros and cons of root canals
Health benefits and safety of raw milk
Held at the beautiful Westfields Marriott Hotel, Chantilly, Virginia, near Dulles Airport
The Westfields Marriott: You will love this hotel! This is a top class luxury hotel with every amenity, in a wooded setting. Chefs K. Michael Sullivan and John Umlauf are planning delicious meals for the entire
conference. The hotel has given us an outstanding room rate of $139 plus applicable taxes for single, double, triple and even quadruple
Bring Your Whole Family! The first day of the conference is Veterans Day, a school holiday for many. There will be activities for all age groups, including a special young person’s package (for ages 13-21) that includes the Friday seminar on traditional diets, museum visit, dance and Saturday banquet. Golf, spa, museum visits, biking and shopping are available for spouses. Child care is available on the main floor close to the activities.
Information-Packed Weekend! This year we have planned multiple tracks on all three days.
Friday: Seminar on Fertility Awareness by Katie Singer; classes on lacto-fermentation of beverages, condiments and grains; and Sally Fallon’s Seminar on Traditional Diets.
Saturday: Joint session features internationally recognized speakers on our favorite vitamins-vitamin A (Noel Solomons, PhD, Director, CeSSIAM, International Nutrition Foundation, Inc), vitamin D (Dr. John Cannell, President, Vitamin D Council) and vitamin B12 (Dr. John Dommisse). The day will conclude with four concurrent panel discussions (Nutrition in Schools and Hospitals; Raw Milk Activism; Emotional and Psychological Dimensions of Nutrition; and What You Need to Know About the Upcoming Farm Bill and Sustainable Agriculture).
Saturday Banquet: Chefs John Umlauf and K. Michael Sullivan collaborate to prepare a delicious dinner based on the principles of nourishing traditional diets. Keynote presentation on the safety and health benefits of raw milk by Mark McAfee of Organic Pastures Dairy in California.
Sunday: Three concurrent sessions feature Mary Enig, PhD, Dr. Nicholas Gonzales and Dr. Tom Cowan on cancer; Sally Fallon, Dr. Peter Langsjoen and Joel Kaufman, PhD on heart disease; and Pentti Nupponen, DDS, Raymond Silkman, DDS, and Michael Goldman, DDS on holistic dentistry and root canals. Jim Turner, esq., will close the conference with an update on the international CODEX guidelines on vitamins and minerals.
Monday November 14 Meeting for Chapter Leaders: This year we have added a fourth day for chapter leaders, featuring presentations, discussions and workshops.
CEUs: We are in the process of obtaining Continuing Education Credits for many healing arts professions. Details forthcoming!
Start Planning Now
For further information, visit westonaprice.org. or http://www.westonaprice.org/conference/conference2005/index.html
To reserve your room at the hotel, call (800) 635-5666. You may also access the hotel reservation system at: https://marriott.com/reservation/availability.
Access the registration site at http://www.westonaprice.org/conference/conference2005/registration.html