Healthy Conversations brings health care experts together with CVS Health leaders for open discussions via video and podcast on timely topics like COVID-19 and insight into both the challenges facing the frontlines and the emerging innovations that will ultimately transform the industry.
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Ellen Goldsmith, Co-founder of Pearl Natural Health, is a recognized educator, health advocate, and practitioner in the field of holistic and integrative health care. She developed a distinct method for cultivating body/mind health for emerging performing artists at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts in her program, Body Coaching for Performing Artists. Her international teaching has trained hundreds of health professionals in the field of Asian Bodywork, self-transformation, and End of Life Care. She is adjunct faculty at the National College of Natural Medicine’s Classical Chinese Medicine Department, teaching Chinese Dietetics and its application in western society. For over 25 years Ellen has shared her passion for transformation through health, practicing Asian medicine, acupuncture, dietary therapy, Chinese herbs, body-mind health, and Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction programs supporting thousands of people on their path to regained vitality. Ellen is the creator and host of Health Currents Radio, a new podcast created to inspire, motivate, and connect people to resources that empower them through health. Her notable guests have included: Bob Moore, founder and owner of Bob’s Red Mill Curt Ellis, filmmaker and co-creator of King Corn, co-founder and CEO of FoodCorps Michelle Bouchard, president of HealthCorps, co-founded by Dr. Mehmet Oz and his wife Lisa Oz Guru Hari Das, tea master of Yogi Tea Products Jessica Porter, author of Hip Chick’s Guide to Macrobiotics and The Milf Diet Cookbook Ellen’s commitment to increasing the public’s access to naturopathic and Chinese medicine is highlighted by her long time membership on the National College of Natural Medicine’s board of directors, functioning on the Executive Committee, and her 8-year tenure on the Acupuncture Advisory Committee to the Oregon Board of Medical Examiners. Ellen is a graduate of the National College of Natural Medicine’s Classical Chinese Medicine program, with a Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine, is licensed as an acupuncturist, and certified in Chinese herbal therapy.