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Health and Wellness Lecture Series

Find links to recent presentations and see a schedule of upcoming speakers for the Health and Wellness Lecture Series, offering quarterly events on topics related to health issues, personal well-being, and disability prevention and management.

The UC San Diego DisAbility Counseling and Consulting's Health and Wellness lectures occurs quarterly, from noon to 1 p.m. All lectures are free and wheelchair-accessible.

Register online or contact DisAbility Counseling and Consulting (DCC), (858) 534-6744, to attend.

Note: To request American Sign Language interpretation or other reasonable accommodations, contact DisAbility Counseling and Consulting  (DCC), (858) 534-6744, at least two weeks before the event.

To view videos of the presentations, you must have the current version of Real Player or (for more recent presentations) another media player. To view video or slide presentations from previous years, see Health and Wellness Lecture Series Archive.

As of January 2010, the lectures are no longer streamed live. Archived audio and video will be available a few days after each lecture date.

Health and Wellness Lecture Series 2016 schedule

  • Feb 16: Winter Quarterly Event. Allergic or Chemically-Sensitive? An Open Panel Discussion.
    Presenter(s):  Allyson Long, Chemical Safety Specialist, UC San Diego Environment Health and Safety, Beth Leeks, Research Assistance Specialist, UC San Diego Environment Health and Safety, Kelvin Huang, Associate Industrial Hygienist, UC San Diego Environment Health and Safety and Matt Mackinnon, Disability Management Counselor, UC San Diego DisAbility Counseling and Consulting 
    Location: Price Center West, (map) Green Table Room
    Time: Noon–1:00 p.m.
  • Mar 30: Spring Quarterly Event. How to Use Food as Medicine Cooking Demonstration.  
    Presenter(s) Lauray MacElhern, Co-Founder, Instructor, and Trainer, UC San Diego Center for Integrative Medicine's Natural Healing and Cooking Program and Renee Lewis, Instructor, UC San Diego Center for Integrative Medicine's Natural Healing and Cooking Program
    Location: Price Center West, (map) Thurgood Marshall College Room
    Time: Noon–1:00 p.m.
  • April 6: In Your Shoes: Shared Insights by Shadowing. An Open Panel Discussion.
    Panelist(s): Robert A. Crouch, Assistant Vice Chancellor - Human Resources and Others!
    Location: Price Center East, Cross-Cultural Center, (map) 2nd Floor, Comunidad Large Room.
    Time: Noon-1:00pm
  • May 19: Spring Quarterly Event. Mindfulness in the Workplace.
    Presenter(s) Renee Lewis, Wellness Instructor, UC San Diego Center for Integrative Medicine 's Center for Mindfulness Group Classes and Training Programs. 
    Location: Price Center West, (map) Green Table Room
    Time: Noon–1:00 p.m.

Past Presentations

Archived presentations can be found at BlinkCast.

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