fbpx 2023 Conference: Legends of Medicine - Advancing the Practice of Integrative Care in the Carolinas

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Please note: Proof of student status will be required in the form of a student ID.

NCIMS 2023 Conference Schedule

Friday, June 9, 2023

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Richard Mestayer III, MD

Excalibur of Chronic Conditions & Addiction: Clinical Applications of IV NAD

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Carrie Jones ND FABNE MPH

The Major Heroes of Estrogen Metabolism: Top Herbal and Nutrient Interventions

11:00 am – 11:30 am


11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Svetlana Dublinsky, MBA Healthcare

Epigenetically Recondition Your
Body to a New Mind

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm


2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Doreen Saltiel, MD JD FACC

Clinical Evidence & Practical Uses of Peptide Therapies

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Ben Gonzalez MD

Gender Bias in Medicine

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm


6:00 pm – 10:00pm

Legends of Medicine Ball

Celebrate with us in the Hall of Heroes at the Costume Ball & Awards Reception! (Costumes optional. Heroes required!)

Dance to a live band as your favorite hero (or villain!) of medicine!

Saturday, June 10, 2023

9:00 am – 10:30 am

Stasha Gominak MD

A Hero’s
Handbook: 3 Simple Steps for
Healthier Sleep

10:30 am – 11:00 am


11:00 am – 12:00pm

Ben Gonzalez MD

Patient Care of The
Genderless Generation

12:00pm – 1:00 pm

Sachin Patel

The Seven Energy Centers of a Legendary Practice

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm


(Last Chance with Vendors!)

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Cheryl Burdette, ND

Demystifying & Managing the
Histaminergic Load

4:00pm – 5:00pm

Ben Lynch ND

Villains of ADHD: How to
Ease Overthinking, Overwhelm
& Anxiousness

About the Event

Welcome to the integrative medicine conference that is celebrated as the most fun in the Southeast! (Check out our reel from last year if you missed out.)

This year is a shout out to ALL heroes of medicine (YOU!) dedicated to staying current on the best root cause medicine practices out there.

Study with cutting edge leaders within the field of functional and integrative medicine at this legendary conference curated just for practitioners like you, who transform the lives of your patients by offering holistic, evidence-based treatments that work!

This conference is for professionals in functional and integrative medicine and is pending up to 12 CMEs and Chiropractic CEs. 

PENDING: AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and Chiropractic continuing education credits. All other professionals will receive CEU certificate based on attended hours and completion of required surveys.

…Plus, be one of our first 50 registrants and receive a special invitation to a FREE post-conference workshop on Sunday with Cheryl Burdette!

Integrative Medicine IMPACT Awards Reception & Costume Ball

Every functional medicine practitioner is a hero in our book! So, whether your costume is “you” or you opt to go all in on the fun of our theme this year, all are welcome to attend and dance the night away at our awards party! Start planning now to make an entrance in your most villainous or heroic costume or accessorize your cocktail attire to get in on the LEGENDARY fun on opening night.

The festivities include dancing to live music in the Hall of Heroes, a costume contest (lucky winner will receive a complimentary conference ticket with accommodations in 2024!). Plus, we’ll announce some very special practitioner heroes receiving an IMPACT award!

And don’t forget to nominate YOUR favorite practitioner as an honoree who has made a hero-worthy impact on the profession of integrative/functional medicine.


Guests may create reservations at Embassy Suites by Hilton Raleigh-Durham/Research Triangle (201 Harrison Oaks Blvd, Cary NC)
online or by phone at (919) 677-1840 and reference code S23 for $154 group rate.