Our podcast Redefining Medicine captures the journeys and stories of healthcare practitioners and innovative visionaries, all of whom are actively changing the way medicine is practiced. Through a more personal and intimate perspective, our interviews will spotlight the most current health technologies, practices, and protocols. As the convergence of medicine and technology strengthens, our podcast will continue to illuminate the most innovative and groundbreaking research--and the clinicians, thought leaders, and researchers behind it.
Redefining Medicine with special guest Dr. Neal Barnard
Dr. Neal Barnard is the president of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine and the author of many books on nutrition, including his latest, Your Body in Balance: The New Science of Food, Hormones, and Health. Dr. Barnard’s research, funded by the National Institutes of Health, paved the way for viewing type 2 diabetes as a potentially reversible condition for many people. In his latest study, his research team found a way to knock out menopausal hot flashes for many women, using just a simple diet change.
He leads programs advocating for preventive medicine, good nutrition, and higher ethical standards in research. His research contributed to the acceptance of plant-based diets in the Dietary Guidelines for Americans.
Education and Training
Residency, George Washington University School of Medicine Medical Degree, George Washington University School of Medicine Professional Highlights
President, Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine Author, Your Body in Balance: The New Science of Food, Hormones, and Health Adjunct Professor of Medicine, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC Founder, Barnard Medical Center, Washington, DC, 2016 Fellow, American College of Cardiology, 2015
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Redefining Medicine Podcast with Guest Lynn Billett, FNP
Lynn Billett is Family Nurse Practitioner with over 15 years of experience providing health care for patients from infancy to adulthood. Her energy and exuberance in participating medicine shows through her dedication to patient care. She cares deeply about her patients’ wellbeing and is passionate in educating, empowering and inspiring them to take charge of their health outside of the office.
Lynn obtained her undergraduate degree at California State University, Sacramento and received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a minor in Spanish at California State University of Fresno. She returned to University of California Los Angeles to obtain her Master of Science in Nursing, Nurse Practitioner in Family Practice and a subspecialty in Occupational, Environmental Health and Safety. She is also a certified therapeutic lifestyle educator through Metagenics. Her passion in healing patients inspired her to pursue education in functional medicine.
In addition, Lynn trained at the UCLA Wooden Center and was certified through the American Council of Exercises as a group fitness instructor. She also studied yoga and has been practicing and teaching for more than 15 years.
Redefining Medicine with special guest Dr. Bauman
Alan Bauman, MD, ABHRS, IAHRS, FISHRS, is a full-time board-certified hair restoration physician who has treated over 33,000 patients, has performed over 10,000 hair transplant procedures and over 10,000 PRP’s since starting his medical hair loss practice, Bauman Medical in 1997. Bauman Medical is a 12,000 square foot, state-of-the-art “Hair Hospital” in downtown Boca Raton, FL, located about a mile from the renowned Boca Resort & Club.
Dr. Bauman is one of approximately only 200 physicians worldwide to achieve the certification from the esteemed American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS). Dr. Bauman is known for pioneering numerous technologies in the field of hair restoration including minimally-invasive FUE Follicular Unit Extraction, VIP|FUE™ No-Shave Hair Transplant, Low-Level Laser Therapy, PRP Platelet Rich Plasma, PDOgro™, Eyelash Transplants and others.
He is a frequently invited faculty member and guest expert at numerous international scientific meetings and live surgery workshops and has been featured in hundreds of news stories in the media. You may have seen him on NBC Today, CBS Early Show, ABC Good Morning America, CNN, The Doctors, Spencer Kobren’s The Bald Truth, Bulletproof Radio with Dave Asprey or featured in Men’s Health, GQ, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, The New York Times, Oprah Magazine and many more. Dr. Bauman was voted “#1 Top Hair Restoration Surgeon” in North America by Aesthetic Everything for the 6th consecutive year, “Top Hair Restoration Surgeon of the Decade”, and received the 2022 “Lifetime Achievement Award in Hair Restoration”. He was also recognized by Forbes as one of “10 CEOs Transforming Healthcare in America.”
Redefining Medicine with special guest Dr. Thomas Guilliams
Thomas G. Guilliams, PhD, earned his doctorate from the Medical College of Wisconsin (Milwaukee) where he studied molecular immunology in the Microbiology Department. Since 1996, he has spent his time studying the mechanisms and actions of natural-based therapies, and is an expert in the therapeutic uses of nutritional supplements. As the VP of Scientific Affairs for Ortho Molecular Products, he has developed a wide array of products and programs which allow clinicians to use nutritional supplements and lifestyle interventions as safe, evidence-based and effective tools for a variety of patients. Tom holds appointments as a Clinical Instructor at the University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy and the George Washington University, and also lectures at University of Minnesota School of Pharmacy. He is the founder and director of the Point Institute, an independent research and publishing organization through which he has published several books describing evidence-based principles and protocols for the use of lifestyle and nutritional interventions. He lives outside of Stevens Point, Wisconsin with his wife and children.
Redefining Medicine with special guest Dr. Linda Shiue
Dr. Linda Shiue is a physician, chef, and founder of a teaching kitchen for patients at Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco. She believes that the best medicine is prevention. Her cooking classes showcase seasonal produce, lavishly flavored with spices and fresh herbs. Her debut cookbook, Spicebox Kitchen: Eat Well and Be Healthy with Globally Inspired, Vegetable-Forward Recipes, was published in 2021. Her food writing has been featured in many publications, including Bon Appetit, The Washington Post, The New York Times, Forbes, and People.
Education and Training
Certificate in Plant-Based Nutrition from Cornell University Medical Degree, Brown University Graduate, San Francisco Cooking School Graduate, University of California at San Francisco Professional Highlights
Director of Culinary Medicine, Kaiser Permanente San Francisco F aculty, University of California, San Francisco Faculty, Stanford University Board member, San Francisco-Marin Food Bank Board member, Teaching Kitchen Collaborative
Redefining Medicine with special guest Dr. Filomena Trindade
Filomena Trindade, MD, MPH, ABFM, ABOIM, FAARM, IFMCP is a physician, teacher, author, and internationally sought after lecturer in functional medicine. She is faculty at the Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM) and in the fellowship program in Metabolic Medicine at Metabolic Medical Institute (MMI).
After obtaining her BA degree in Biology she went on to finish a master’s in Public Health in the area of environmental health and epidemiology before starting medical school. She graduated first in her class in family practice from the University of California Davis School of Medicine and did her residency training in family practice at the U.C. San Francisco/Santa Rosa Program.
She has been in clinical practice for over 24 years. Before starting her own private practice in 2004 in functional medicine she was the medical director of a non-profit organization that catered to the underserved.
She recently authored a chapter on Nutritional Influences on Hormonal Health in the Integrative and Functional Medicine Nutrition Therapy Textbook and another chapter on Diabetes in the Integrative Cardiovascular Medicine textbook. Other publications include Townsend Letter, Guide to Anti- Aging & Regenerative Medicine, Saúde Actual, and the Border Health Journal.
She is currently very active in her Saudade Certification Program, in mentoring other health providers and in her health retreats in Azores, her homeland. Keep up with her activities at www.drtrindade.com.
This podcast is very informative, helpful, and insightful. I have gained a ton of knowledge from listening - look forward to learning even more!
Amazing Host & Podcast
Melissa I so enjoyed the podcast with Dr. Patrick Bitter. Educational for sure about the value in anti-aging medicine. I found the conversation between you and Dr. Patrick Bitter very engaging.
Awesome show, highly recommend!
Moncia and her expert guests provide some incredibly compelling content that’s geared to help you stay on the cutting edge of the rapidly evolving medical field.
Highly recommend listening and subscribing to Redefining Medicine if you want the knowledge AND mindsets to improve stay ahead of the curve (and take steps to live a more healthy, well-rounded life as a result)!