Past Events

Doing it, Better! Integrative Medicine for Sexual Dysfunction

Four photos clustered together. Photo of Dr. Bartlik, Dr. Mindes, Dr. Espinosa, and Dr. Hoffman

February 22, 2019 


Dr. Bartlik chaired a panel in the Integrative Healthcare Symposium in New York City titled, "Doing It, Better! Integrative Medicine for Sexual Dysfunction." The panel discussed new, holistic solutions to treating sexual problems. Panelists included Geovani Espinosa, N.D., and Janet Mindes Ph.D, co-editors with Dr. Bartlik of the book "Integrative Sexual Health" in [Dr. Andrew] Weil's Integrative Medicine Library. Ronald Hoffman, MD, Integrative Medicine specialist, podcast host, and author of a chapters in the mentioned book, also participated. 


Topics covered were: What’s the impact of diet on sexual performance? Are there really aphrodisiac foods? What are the best functional medicine strategies for erectile disorder/ sexual pain? Is there a place for traditional Chinese medicine, the Mediterranean diet, omega-3 fatty acids? 


In order for patients to improve sexual function, they often have to first adopt a healthier lifestyle. This improves blood flow, neurological functioning, and hormonal status, all of which are needed for optimal sexual health. 




Integrative Healthcare Symposium: Book Signing

Photo of Dr. Bartlik with Dr. David Perlmutter

Above is Dr. Bartlik pictured with Dr. David Perlmutter.


February 22, 2019


Dr. Barlik attended the IHS book signing where she signed copies of her book, "Integrative Sexual Health" in [Dr. Andrew] Weil's Integrative Medicine Library and spoke with Dr. David Perlmutter. Dr. Perlmutter is a Board-Certified Neurologist and four-time New York Times bestselling author. 


Dr. Perlmutter's books include the #1 New York Times bestseller Grain Brain, The Surprising Truth About Wheat, Carbs and Sugar, with over 1 million copies in print. His other New York Times bestsellers include Brain Maker, The Grain Brain Cookbook, and The Grain Brain Whole Life Plan. 


At the IHS, Dr. Perlmutter received the leadership award presented annually to a pioneer whose contributions have shaped integrative healthcare and paved the way for other practitioners. 


Apex Seminars

Photo of Dr. Bartlik with Dr. Thomas Culleton

Above is Dr. Bartlik Pictured with Dr. Thomas Culleton. 


March 2nd-3rd, 2019 and May 3rd-4th, 2019


Dr. Bartlik attended two Apex Energetics Seminars presented by Dr. Thomas Culleton. The first was titled, "Functional Endocrinology: Connecting New Research With Practical Applications." His presentation covered: 

  • Key concepts and principles in endocrinology
  • Clinical pearls and insights to improve patient care and enhance personal practice 
  • Latest published research on the topic
  • The strengths and weaknesses of hormone laboratory testing methods
  • How to use diet, nutrition, and lifestyle strategies to support healthy endocrine function Mastering Functional Blood Chemistry and Functional Endocrinology. 


Dr. Thomas Culleton additionally presented about Functional Blood Chemistry. In this presentation, he focused on the following topics: 

  • Understanding the use of markers such as electrophoresis, peripheral blood smear, genotype testing, etc
  • A review of the pH bicarbonate buffering system and the role it plays with the anion gap, electrolytes, and metabolism
  • A comprehensive system to evaluate transaminase and liver markers
  • A detailed understanding of acute-phase protein reactants, markers, and mechanisms of influence
  • How to identify intestinal permeability and understand the role it plays in other blood chemistry mechanisms
  • The relationship among the endocrine, hepatic, immune, and other bodily systems when evaluating blood chemistry.


Wired and Tired Summit

Invitation to the Wired and Tired Summit. "Wired and Tired" with a  magnifying glass behind it.

May 5th, 2019


Dr. Bartlik attended a one-day xymogen conference entitled, "Wired and Tired Summit." Speakers included: 

  •  Dr. Alan Washowsky  discussed the effects of chronic stress on hormones, adrenal and thyroid function. 
  • Dr. Isadora Guggenheim, ND discussed the benefits of ozone therapy and nutritional support protocols to address Lyme disease, autoimmunity, Epstein-Barr virus, and other chronic fatigue-related conditions. 
  • Dr. Jaquel Patterson, ND described case studies, clinical protocols, and cutting-edge lab biomarkers to manage various types of "stressed-out" patients.
  • Dr. Jill Fetell, MD discussed dermatological and nutritional solutions for reducing the visible signs of stress and aging. 
  • Dr. Dina Khader, MS, RD, CDN discussed detox strategies for the liver and the effects of electromagnetic radiation to help reduce stress.

Wine Tasting and BEMER Demonstration

Logo for Bemer Group

May 7th, 2019 and May 8th, 2019


Tasted several Clean-Crafted wines from around the world curated by Scout and Cellar, while also trying BEMER Therapy. 


BEMER is an electromagnetic field therapy device that improves blood flow, nourishes cells and promotes relaxation, rejuvenation, and vitality.  


Please visit the BEMER website and the Scout and Cellar website to learn more. 

Renewal Summit 2019

Photo of Dr. Barlik with Dr. Lisa Oz.

Above is Dr. Bartlik pictured with Dr. Lisa Oz. 


May 11, 2019


Dr. Bartlik Attended the Renewal Summit- an all day fun, informative, and inspiring event which allows attendees to think about renewal in all areas of life that they would like to enhance including in health, fitness, finance, among many other aspects of life. Lisa Oz, New York Times bestselling author, wellness and relationship expert, spoke about the secrets of a "healthy body, glowing beauty and positive spirits" along with panelists Karen Ballou and Dr. Daryl Gioffre. 

More Past Events

"Sweat, Movement, and Cleanse"

People socializing, table with drinks on it, yellow tablecloth

June 25, 2019


Dr. Bartlik attended an event hosted at Mason Beljanski at which Sonia Satra, Sylvie Beljanski, and Dr. Bill Akpinar shared information and answer questions about Sweat, Movement & Cleanse. Sonia Satra is a mindset and fitness thought leader who specializes in personal transformation by integrating the mind, body, and emotion to create lasting change. Sylvie Beljanski was born in New York City after her father, Mirko Beljanski, PhD, came to New York to pursue a two-year fellowship with Nobel Prize winner, Severo Ochoa. Raised and educated in Paris, she completed her undergraduate studies at The Sorbonne before being admitted to the French Bar. In 1999, Ms. Beljanski founded The Beljanski Foundation, a registered non-profit, whose mission is to cure cancer the natural way. She recently wrote the award winning book, Winning The War On Cancer: The Epic Journey Towards A Natural Cure, which reveals a true story about natural medical research that’s a must-read. Dr. Bill Akpinar is the director of the Center for Healing in New York. He has successfully integrated Eastern and Western Medicine in his field for over 20 years. Having served as director of two major teaching hospital-based anesthesiology and pain management programs in the New York City area. 

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