Mariah Beck is a third year veterinary student at Cornell University. She is focused on wildlife medicine, particularly in the area of marine conservation. Mariah is also a strong advocate and educator on the interdisciplinary crisis of plastic pollution. She has presented this topic to a wide range of age groups at places like Cornell University, AQUAVET®, and Oxford University. At the Empire Longevity Symposium, she will share this urgent and important issue through a lens of interconnectedness - how plastic waste impacts all forms of life on our planet. In her talk, she will emphasize how our engagement with this issue can strengthen our health in moral, physical, spiritual, and environmental dimensions.

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Within the hours of just one day you have the opportunity to open up your mind and heart to an even greater experience: YOUR life, and YOUR longevity!!

The Empire Longevity Symposium is set up to bring selected speakers to you that will give you insights into the many facets of longevity. We do have as our keynote the incredible Dr. T. Colin Campbell who will be speaking on a whole food plant based diet, and his ground breaking book ‘The China Study’. What a great way to start!

Pre-registration closes at 5pm, Friday, September 28th. Registration at the door on the day of the event is $75.

Event Date 09-29-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date 09-29-2018 5:00 pm
Cut off date 09-28-2018 11:55 pm
Capacity: 100
Registered 66
Available place 34
Individual Price USD49.00
Location: Homer Center for the Arts