Patrick Battuello is the founder of Horseracing Wrongs, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, is the nation’s only organization clearly and consistently working to end horseracing in the United States. Through our unprecedented FOIA reporting, we have compiled irrefutable evidence, including annual killed-in-action lists, that exposes the horseracing industry for what it is – animal exploitation, animal cruelty, animal killing. Horseracing Wrongs has been featured in Forbes, USA Today, The Guardian, Boston Herald, the Sun Sentinel, among many others. He has also recently appeared on HBO’s “Real Sports,” CNN, and ESPN’s “Outside the Lines.” In addition, he has testified before two committees of the New York State Senate and was published in The Washington Post.
Michael Klaper, M.D., Director of Moving Medicine Forward InitiativeDr. Klaper is leading the Moving Medicine Forward (MMF) Initiative, aimed at improving the health of our population by providing nutrition education in medical schools. Dr. Klaper brings to the MMF Initiative 46 years as a primary care physician, 35 of which centered upon applying plant-based nutrition to arrest and often reverse chronic disease. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago. He received postgraduate training in internal medicine, surgery, anesthesiology, and orthopedics at University of British Columbia teaching hospitals in Vancouver and obstetrics at the University of California at San Francisco. He has practiced acute care medicine in Hawaii, Canada, California, Florida and New Zealand. Far more fulfilling to him is his current practice, focusing on health-promoting food and lifestyle choices to help people prevent the need for hospitalization and surgery. He has authored numerous articles on plant-based nutrition and is authoring a book on using plant-based medicine to arrest and reverse disease. A long-time radio host and a pilot, Dr. Klaper has served as nutrition advisor to NASA’s programs for space colonists on the Moon and Mars and on the Nutrition Task Force of the American Medical Students Association.
Blast from the past! ~ If you want to hear more from Dr. Klaper, he was on the show back in May 2019 and you can have a listen here: Michael Klaper, MD, with Moving Medicine Forward
- Dr. Rao’s Prayer for Compassion Reunion Webinar, May 23 – more information to come on ClimateHealers.org
- Veganism and Indian Thought Webinar with Dr. Sailesh rao and Gopal Patel, May 3 @4 pm – more information to come
- Newfane, NY (Buffalo area), June 28 ~ Kiss a Cow Day, Asha Sanctuary
- Johnstown, PA, July 1-5 ~ Vegan Summerfest
- Richardson, TX, August 29-30 ~ Food as Medicine Summit & Expo
- Kansas City (Unity Village), MO, September 10-13, 2020 ~ Vegan Spirituality Forum & Retreat
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