Nutrition: Supplements & Dietary Interventions
Jag Deol, Clinical Pharmacist & Dr. Caroline MacCallum
Jagpaul Kaur Deol graduated from UBC and practices as a Clinical Pharmacist in both primary care and private practice. She is an accredited HIV Pharmacist with additional specializations in Travel Consults + Tropical Diseases and Skin Care Formulation (pharmaceutical grade and plant-based).
In addition to her clinical pharmacy expertise, she has pursued special interests and studies in nutrition (both dietary interventions and nutrient optimization), herbalism, metabolic dysfunction and Ayurvedic Practice. She incorporates these skills and practices into her patient consults, medication assessments and recommendations to improve health outcomes.
Dr. Caroline MacCallum is a pharmacist and internal medicine specialist with expertise in complex chronic disease and cannabis medicine. She is the Medical Director at Greenleaf Medical Clinic where she has assessed and developed cannabinoid treatment plans for more than 5,000 patients using legal medical cannabis approved by Health Canada. She supports patient access to a variety of tools including group medical visits to empower and educate patients on symptom management, and the reduction of medication and unwanted side effects.
In this series of 6 workshops, you will learn the basics of nutrition, how it impacts health and wellness, and common dietary trends associated with specific medical conditions. Participants will leave with an understanding of how to maximize prescription drug therapies with evidence-based supplementation and dietary modifications.
This course is divided into 6 parts. Participants are strongly encouraged to attend session 1 prior to attending any other sessions.