Upcoming Events

Dr Maker-Clark has been an invited speaker to more than 150
medical, nutrition and health conferences.

Foods as Medicine Conference: Gut Health and the Microbiome - May 20, 2018

gut viewDr. Geeta founded the Food as Medicine conference in 2016, and will again chair the event at the beautiful Chicago Botanic Garden. This year's focus is on Gut Health and the Microbiome. Register to hear her speak along with an all star medical expert lineup.

When: Sunday, May 20, 2018 | 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Where: Chicago Botanic Garden | 1000 Lake Cook Rd, Glencoe, IL 60022
Registration: $75

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Good Food Festival - March 18, 2017

good food festThe Good Food Festival is free this year for the first time, and once again highlights the Good Food is Good Medicine philosophy. Dr. MC is back on the panel with other area thought leaders.

Admission is FREE with registration

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Fight Cancer With Food & Nutrition - October 28, 2016

lymphomaDr. Geeta shares her knowledge and expertise on using food and nutrition as powerful weapons against cancer.
The North American Educational Forum on Lymphoma is the most comprehensive lymphoma-specific educational conference in North America! This 2-½ day annual program provides critical information on treatment options, patient support issues, clinical trials and the latest advances in lymphoma research to people with lymphoma and their loved ones.

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"Respect" benefitting Apna Ghar - October 1, 2016

apna-gharIndian Medical Association of Northwest Indiana 35th annual Gala presents "Respect", benefitting Apna Ghar, a Chicago based organization that provides holistic services and conducts advocacy across immigrant communities to end gender violence.
Dr Maker-Clark is keynoting on the topic of Respect and Self Care.

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October 1, 2016

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Good Food Festival at UIC Forum - March 26, 2016

good-food-festNo other event brings together such a wide range of farmers, food entrepreneurs, food policy stakeholders, sustainable agriculture visionaries, and community members all in one place.
Dr. Maker-Clark speaks with other thought leaders on Saturday 3pm about how Good Food is Good Medicine!

March 26

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Foods to Improve Your Mood - January 17, 2016

good-food-moodDr. Maker-Clark and Dr. Oyola share insights on how to use food to improve your mood this winter, along with a cooking demo. This free event celebrates the legacy of Dr. King, and highlights food justice issues on the south side of Chicago.

January 17 @ 11-11:45am

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JBF Food Conference - October 19, 2015

jbf-235x156pxJoin Dr Geeta in NYC at the world renowned James Beard foundation Food conference. She joins a panel of speakers, including Sam Kass the former White House chef, in a discussion of how flavor must impact the way we educate people about healthy food. healthy food is delicious food!

October 19-20 @ NYC

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Food as Medicine - October 12, 2015

ciw-235x156pxThis meeting brings together thought leaders from all over the world. Dr. Geeta will discuss the many ways that food can impact health- along with exalted chefs Michel Nischan and Rebecca Katz.

Monday, October 12 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

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Spice Rack Medicine - April 22nd, 2015

geeta-ellen-smiling-235x156Geeta and Ellen come together again to present some delicious ideas for taking care of yourself this winter. We will utilize herbs, botanicals, spices and grains, and Geeta will add some information about supplements that can help as well.

April 22 @ 6:30pm

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Spice Rack Medicine - February 25th, 2015

geeta-ellenGeeta and Ellen come together again to present some delicious ideas for taking care of yourself this winter. We will utilize herbs, botanicals, spices and grains, and Geeta will add some information about supplements that can help as well.

February 25 @ 6:30pm

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