Cynthia, owner and farmer, uses biodynamic and organic techniques to grow a variety of fruits, vegetables, herbs, and edible flowers. Cynthia's love of gardening led her to found Love Apple Farms in 2000. Love Apple Farms is home to the largest tomato plant sale in California, and offers gardening classes and workshops. Cynthia has also spoken at numerous gardening and farming events, including the San Francisco Flower & Gardening Show, Eco-Farm, MAD Symposium, and more.
Sunil Dhawan M.D.
Certified Health Coach
Kim is a Certified Nutrition Health Coach. She graduated from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition and has a B.A. in Psychology from U.C.L.A. As the founder of Steppingstone Wellness she serves clients to motivate and educate them to improve their health.
Healthy aging and eating delicious, nutritious food are the heart and soul of her practice. She meets with clients at Berkeley for individual and group coaching or through secure video calls.
She enjoys being creative, cooking, spending time outdoors and in her yoga community.
Cheryl BryantBruce, M.D.
She is currently the Medical Director for the Center for Integrative Medicine, Alta Bates Summit Center and principal investigator on acupuncture research for chronic post chemotherapy fatigue win collaboration with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York. In affiliation with UCSF she helped create the first Chinese Medicine Residency at Highland hospital and is the Chief of Integrative Medicine, Department of Medicine at Highland hospital. She has been reappointed as President of the Acupuncture by Governor Brown in 2017.
Amy is the Chief of the Division of Integrative Medicine, Alameda Health System. She graduated from Quindao Medical College in 1989 and Quindao Acupuncture Academy in 1991 where she was certified in Chinese Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine. She moved here to California and became licensed to practice medicine in California and completed her Internal Medicine as Chief Resident of Alameda County Medical Center and is board certified in Internal Medicine. She went on to join the Northern California Hematology and Oncology Inc. and incorporated Acupuncture program into the Alta Bates Summit Comprehensive Cancer Center Complementary Therapies Program.
About our Wellness Speakers
Sunil has been in practice for 27 years with the Center for Dermatology, Cosmetic and Laser Surgery, Inc.
He has a busy practice and believes strongly in integrative approaches to skin care issues.
Dr. Dhawan also runs a busy clinical research unit, and is starting to do trials with alternative products, and is Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Dermatology at Stanford University.
Tina Kopko is a licensed MFT, a Certified Grief Recovery Specialist and Somatic Experiencing Practitioner i Training with a private practice at Berkeley, CA.
She graduated from JFK University in 2006, with an MA in Counseling Psychology, with a specialisation in Transpersonal Psychology. She also serves as a Board Member at Earth Circles Counseling Center. She's a supervisor at Heart in Balance Counseling Center both in Oakland, CA.
Depression, anxiety, poor relationships with self and others can frequently manifest as a result of incomplete endings and unexpressed emotional messages. Tina facilitates groups and individuals through Grief Recovery Method, an action based workshop that helps grievers achieve completion around painful losses and reclaim peace, vibrancy and optimism for the future. Contact Tina@authenticitina.com (510)813-9811
Amy Matecki, M.D.
Linda Clark, MA, CNC
Chris Randle LAc,
Team Acupuncturist, Golden State Warriors 2013-2016, Oakland Community Acupuncture Clinic, CA.
Chris Randle graduated from university of Chicago with a B.A. in Comparative Religions and a minor in Photography. He has practiced Chinese Medical Massage (Tui Na) for 19 years and earned his Master of Science from the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine. While studying at ACTCM he worked at the Ear Clinic, the Maxine Hall Community Clinic, the HIV Integrative Care Clinic at Haight-Ashbury, and Stroke Center at California Pacific Center. He also completed advanced clinical training at Hangzhou, China where he trained in Oncology, Gynecology, Pediatrics and Internal Medicine departments. Chris has also completed the First Line Therapy Certification Program for Metabolic Disorders.
Rekha Murali M.D.
Feel younger and more energized
Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce, M.D. is a concierge physician who specializes in integrative wellness management and longevity medicine. Dr. BryantBruce has been recognized in Time Magazine’s “100 Most Influential People in the World.” She is President/CEO and Medical Director of Cheryl BryantBruce, M.D. aka, Elite Personal Physician Services. Dr. BryantBruce is a gifted international speaker and author, who travels the world over. Currently, Cheryl BryantBruce, M.D. serves as the Physician Liaison to the HealthCare Provider Network Alliance, a collective of health care providers working together, using health metrics, nutritional therapies and public education, to change lives by health optimization.
In 2017, the International Association of HealthCare Professionals named Cheryl BryantBruce, M.D. a “Leading Physician of the World’ and Top Family Physician in Oakland, CA. 2017 also bestowed upon her the honor of serving as a United Nations delegate and featured speaker for San Francisco, CA at the Women's Entrepreneurial Day (WED) and as the team physician for Golden State Warriors' Draymond Green's Grind Week 2017. Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce is a forward thinking entrepreneur who was jointly selected by Concierge Medicine Today and Town and Country Magazine as one of the top concierge doctors. Additionally, she has been selected by the Consumers’ Research Council of America as one of America’s Top Family Physicians for five consecutive years. Dr. BryantBruce also received the Patients’ Choice Award and the Most Compassionate Physician Award, along with being recognized in Private Clubs magazine as “one of the top luxury services in the world!” Representing Elite, as one of the top concierge medicine brands, Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce has appeared on numerous television programs, including CNN, The Doctors, and Access Hollywood. She even represented concierge medicine as a guest on NPR weighing in on the Health Care Reform debates. Development of her own media branch,TheCelebrityDoc.com, allowed Dr. BryantBruce a means of entertaining and educating the public on all things health related. Her internet radio talk show Let’s Talk About It! could be heard live all over the world on Monday nights until 2011 and is still available as archived podcasts. She also had a presence in print media with a columns in both Celeb Life, Celeb Staff, and Luxe Life magazines , along with having penned numerous blogs on SCRIBD, WordPress, and numerous other blog sites. Dr. BryantBruce additionally served on the advisory board for Private Wealth Magazine.
Cheryl BryantBruce, M.D. is a graduate of Tufts University School of Medicine, in Boston, Massachusetts. She completed her Family Practice internship at Womack Army Community Hospital, Fort Bragg, North Carolina. After serving a five-year tour in the army, during the Gulf War era, Dr. BryantBruce completed her residency at Morehouse School of Medicine, in Atlanta, Georgia, where she received the Faculty Award for Outstanding Achievement. During that time, she founded her non-profit The Gregory Center for Exceptional Children and Families, Inc. Both the Clinton and Bush administrations recognized her expertise as an advocate for people with disabilities and chronic diseases with invitations to serve on their advisory committees.
Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce balances her medical career with a dual career in entertainment. She is passionate about dance, acting, and singing and is an accomplished musician and artist. Dr. BryantBruce has four adult children and a dog named Cookie. She shares her life with her fiance Oakland Business owner, Mr. Ruben Flores of A1 Spring Service Company.
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Tina Kopko LMFT,CGRS
Linda holds a Bachelor of Music degree from SF State University and a Masters in Holistic Health Education degree from John F. Kennedy University and a Nutrition Consultant Certification from Bauman College of Holistic nutrition and Culinary Arts. She is an adjunct professor at John F. Kennedy University and teaches graduate students. She is also a speaker and creator of Detox 360 for Apex Energetics. She is the author of Gluten-Free Life and has many publications and is in private practice as well.
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