Tuesday, July 24, 2018

All About Alumni: Navigating My Way to a Perfect Practice with Margo Kirzhner

Have you ever wondered what your journey could be like after your educational pursuits in school? Do the educational experiences end with a degree, or keep going? 

Hawthorn welcomes MSHN 2017 graduate Margo Kirzhner for the All About Alumni presentation Navigating My Way to a Perfect Practice, Wednesday September 5th, 2018 at 12 PM Pacific.

In this presentation Margo will share the motivation for returning to school for higher nutrition training, her continuing education resources and credentials earned, how her career is evolving, the conferences, lab and supplement companies she aligns with, her income stream and expenses, as well as her challenges and goals. Margo will bring details not presented previously so we will all have an opportunity to learn from her experiences. 


Margo Kirzhner is a Certified Holistic Health Coach and Nutrition Counselor focusing on diet and lifestyle as key components in healing and achieving optimal wellness. She is a graduate of the Ohio State University and received her Health Coach training from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. She also holds a Master’s Degree in Holistic Nutrition from Hawthorn University and is board certified in Holistic Nutrition. Margo has studied with prominent Doctors of Naturopathy, integrative MD’s, holistic dentists and others who are pioneering new approaches to health and wellness. She is a graduate of Full Body Systems – a functional nutrition training program through Holistic Nutrition Lab and is certified through the School for Applied Functional Medicine.  She loves learning and attends multiple integrative wellness conferences and trainings. 

Disclaimer: The webinars may present information that does not fully reflect Hawthorn University’s philosophy. Nonetheless, these presentations have been chosen because of their overall quality of information.

Margo Kirzhner
MSHN 2017 Graduate

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Review Intermittent Fasting: Current Nutritional Research and Protocols with Georgette Schwartz, BCHN, MSHN, CGP, CMC

As a student or practitioner of holistic nutrition, how do we address and combat the current epidemics of obesity, metabolic syndrome and cancer? In this presentation, Georgette Schwartz, BCHN, MSHN, CGP, CMC, will address Intermittent Fasting, the missing link needed to fight these epidemics from prevention to treatment, and how to improve overall health and longevity with dietary manipulation. Georgette's presentation, Intermittent Fasting: Current Nutritional Research and Protocols, is now available to view in Hawthorn's webinar archives:
http://hawthornuniversity.org/WEBINARS/Webinar-Archives/

The educational objectives of this live presentation include:
Understanding the benefits of IF vs. USDA dietary guidelines and traditional dieting;
Implementing IF protocols;
Utilizing lab tests to monitor and evaluate client progress.

Georgette Schwartz has been a nutrition and fitness educator and specialist focusing on complete mental and physical well-being for over 20 years. What started as a passionate interest has turned into a dream career for Georgette, who serves as the Director of Nutrition at Integrative Acupuncture. Through her own experience of avoiding a hysterectomy with dietary & lifestyle changes, Georgette became inspired to help others, and is a devoted and thorough student and practitioner of the healing arts. Georgette holds her Masters of Science in Holistic Nutrition from Hawthorn University, and is Board Certified in Holistic Nutrition. Her thesis was on the Role of the Ketogenic Diet in the Fight against Cancer. She achieved her Bachelors of Business Administration from the prestigious American University in Washington D.C., and is a licensed fitness trainer through the Aerobic and Fitness Association of America (AFAA). Georgette is a Certified Metabolic Balance Coach, a Certified Healthcare Practitioner in Metagenics® First Line Therapy®, a Certified GAPS Practitioner, a Wahl’s Warrior, and a Certified Gluten Practitioner.

Disclaimer: The webinars may present information that does not fully reflect Hawthorn University’s philosophy. Nonetheless, these presentations have been chosen because of their overall quality of information.

Georgette Schwartz, BCHN, MSHN, CGP, CMC