NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading African Americans 2018 Recipient: Dr. Alicia A. Hall

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading African Americans Dr Alicia A Hall Dr. Alicia A. Hall is a Board Certified Family Physician and a medical entrepreneur. She serves as President and CEO of her own medical corporation, Alicia A. Hall, MD, Incorporated, encompassing the medical practices of Advanced Care Centers which serve the Tennessee, Kentucky, and Indiana regions. With a strong emphasis on prevention and wellness, she provides primary health care for the total family and pioneers non-invasive, office-based proctology treatment. As an accomplished physician, Dr. Hall has been featured several times in America's Top Family Doctor magazine. Dr. Hall believes in giving back to the community with her time and resources. Her [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading African Americans 2018 Recipient: Dr. George C. Hill, Ph.D.

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading African Americans Dr George C Hill Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Past Vice Chancellor, Vanderbilt University In his last four decades in academia, George C. Hill, Ph.D. devoted his career to encouraging diversity, inclusion and equity in the biomedical workforce and beyond. For these efforts he received the Herbert Nickens Award from the American Association of Medical Colleges in November 2017 which is given annually to an individual who has made outstanding contributions nationally to promoting justice in medical care. His career efforts made a demonstrable different at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and Meharry Medical College from where he was recruited to serve as Vanderbilt’s first associate dean [...]

NashvilleBusiness.Net 100 Leading African Americans 2018 Recipient: Patrick H. Johnson

Click Here To Listen Nashville Business 100 Leading African Americans Patrick H Johnson Patrick H. Johnson is a healthcare executive with over 20 years of business development experience. In his current role as Senior Vice President for Institutional Advancement for Meharry Medical College, Patrick is focused on advancing the President’s strategic vision by strengthening transformative relationships with large organizations, major corporation foundations and government entities. In addition to leading his staff of approximately 22 employees, Patrick is also responsible for initiatives supporting clinical programs, training experiences and community engagement opportunities through affiliations with a range of nonprofit, private and government healthcare organizations. Patrick is notably adept at guiding the leadership across the college’s three main [...]

Dr. Joel Fuhrman, Author Of Fast Food Genocide: How Processed Food is Killing Us and What We Can Do About It Chats On Dr. Alvin

Click Here To Listen Joel Fuhrman-Fast Food Genocide From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Eat to Live and The End of Diabetes, an unflinching, provocative exploration of how our food is killing us and the ways in which we are unwitting participants in an unprecedented and exploding health crisis. Fast food is far more than just the burgers, fries, and burritos served at chain restaurants; it is also the toxic, human-engineered products found in every grocery store across America. These include: cold breakfast cereals; commercial and preserved (deli) meats and cheeses; sandwich breads and buns; chips, pretzels, and crackers; fried foods; energy bars; and soft drinks. Fast foods have become the primary [...]

Dr. Henry Jay Przybylo, Author Of Counting Backwards: A Doctor’s Notes on Anesthesia Chats On DrAlvin.Com

Click Here To Listen Henry Jay Przybylo A moving exploration of the most common but most mysterious procedure in medicine. For many of the 40 million Americans who undergo anesthesia each year, it is the source of great fear and fascination. From the famous first demonstration of anesthesia in the Ether Dome at Massachusetts General Hospital in 1846 to today’s routine procedure that controls anxiety, memory formation, pain relief, and more, anesthesia has come a long way. But it remains one of the most extraordinary, unexplored corners of the medical world. In Counting Backwards, Dr. Henry Jay Przybylo―a pediatric anesthesiologist with more than thirty years of experience―delivers an unforgettable account of the procedure’s daily dramas [...]

James Duigan’s Blueprint for Health: Lose Weight and Feel Better in 14 Days On DrAlvin.Com

Click Here To Listen James Duigan Blueprint For Health The Complete Plan for Optimum Wellness From celebrity trainer and world-renowned health expert James Duigan comes this comprehensive, powerful guide to transforming your body. He begins by revealing the four fundamental pillars of health—MINDSET, NUTRITION, MOVEMENT, AND SLEEP—explaining their strategic importance and what you can do to strengthen them. He reveals how the new frontier of wellness is the mind then shares 80 nourishing and delicious recipes, more than 25 simple but hugely effective exercises, guided meditations, and inspiring affirmations to lead you toward balance and being truly kind to yourself. His essential 14-day plan for getting in shape will empower you not only to eat [...]

Lynne McTaggert, Author Of The Power of Eight: Harnessing The Miraculous Energies Of A Small Group To Heal Others, Your Life, And The World Chats With DrAlvin.Com

Click Here To Listen Lynne McTaggart “This is a monumentally significant book, a once-in-a-generation work that will turn the tide in how we unleash the power of healing for each other and for the world. Drink in its meticulous and transparent scientific method, its countless uplifting stories of vivid healing breakthroughs and its breathtakingly luminous vision. Then go manifest The Power of Eight.” —James O'Dea, peace activist, former President of the Institute of Noetic Sciences and author of Soul Awakening Practice Discover how to tap into your extraordinary human capacity for connection and healing, using astonishing new findings about the miraculous power of group intention and its boomerang effect, in this new book by the [...]

Dr. Raphael Kellman, Author Of The Whole Brain: The Microbiome Solution To Heal Depression, Anxiety, And Mental Fog Without Prescription Drugs Chats On DrAlvin.Com

Click Here To ListenRaphael Kellman Functional medicine pioneer and author of The Microbiome Diet offers his groundbreaking, medication-free, scientifically based approach to healing depression, anxiety, and brain fog by focusing on your "whole brain"--the brain, the gut, the microbiome, and the thyroid. If you are one of the millions of people who feel that your brain just "isn't working right"--that you have brain fog, memory loss, depression, anxiety, or that your ability to maintain a balanced, happy mood has been lost long ago--take heart. The problem is not "in your head," it is in your microbiome (the trillions of health-promoting bacteria) and your gut--and there are proven natural solutions that can help you not only [...]

Dr. Bandy X. Lee, Author Of The Dangerous Case Of Donald Trump: 27 Psychiatrists And Mental Health Experts Assess A President Chats On DrAlvin.Com

Click Here To Listen Dr Bandy Lee The New York Times bestseller! More than two dozen psychiatrists and psychologists offer their consensus view that Trump's mental state presents a clear and present danger to our nation and individual well-being. This is not normal. Since the start of Donald Trump’s presidential run, one question has quietly but urgently permeated the observations of concerned citizens: What is wrong with him? Constrained by the American Psychiatric Association’s “Goldwater rule,” which inhibits mental health professionals from diagnosing public figures they have not personally examined, many of those qualified to answer this question have shied away from discussing the issue at all. The public has thus been left to wonder [...]

Dr. Gayatri Devi, Author Of The Spectrum Of Hope: An Optimistic And New Approach To Alzheimer’s Disease And Other Dementias Chats With DrAlvin.Com

Click Here To Listen Gayatri Devi-The Spectrum Of Hope Imagine finding a glimmer of good news in a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s. And imagine how that would change the outlook of the 5 million Americans who suffer from Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, not to mention their families, loved ones, and caretakers. A neurologist who’s been specializing in dementia and memory loss for more than 20 years, Dr. Gayatri Devi rewrites the story of Alzheimer’s by defining it as a spectrum disorder—like autism, Alzheimer’s is a disease that affects different people differently. She encourages people who are worried about memory impairment to seek a diagnosis, because early treatment will enable doctors and caregivers to manage the [...]