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Dr. Nathan Goodyear To Speak at Health & Wellness Conference

Dr. Nathan Goodyear of  Forum Health Knoxville will be speaking at the ZRT Laboratory Conference for The Balance For Health & Wellness on November 4-5, 2011 at the World Market Center in Orlando, Florida.


“Featured at the conference are world-class experts presenting evidence-based science focused on prevention, diagnosis and management within a broad range of health and wellness topics inside hormone replacement therapy, anti-aging and functional medicine” []. It is an extraordinary honor to be asked to speak at The Balance For Health & Wellness Conference and Dr. Goodyear is looking forward to the event.


“My hope is to continue to lead metabolic medicine to the forefront, to bring new physicians into the metabolic medicine field and to help lead the health and wellness revolution,” said Dr. Goodyear. “This gets to the heart of the reason why I went into medicine – to reach true healing and obtain real prevention, not just early detection, and to look to God’s creation to discover true wellness through health restoration.”


Dr. Goodyear will be speaking on the following topics: male Metabolic Syndrome, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS), PMS, infertility, and fatigue. He will provide insight on various health imbalances, symptoms and disease states. He will also discuss case studies demonstrating evaluation, treatment options, and follow-up for different imbalance states. In addition to Dr. Nathan Goodyear, the two day conference features three other expert speakers: Alicia Stanton, M.D., David Zava, Ph.D., Jim Paoletti, R.Ph.


ZRT is a diagnostic laboratory dedicated to supporting consumers and healthcare professionals in health management through accurate, convenient and innovative lab testing. Established in 1998, ZRT Laboratory is a CLIA certified saliva hormone testing facility serving the global community utilizing the most advanced technologies to help providers and patients detect hormonal imbalances, and Cardio Metabolic risk, while also providing testing for Vitamin D and Iodine deficiencies. “The mission of the The Balance For Health & Wellness Conference is to provide continuing education which will improve, promote and enhance clinicians’ competence and performance as well as patient outcomes” [].


Dr. Alicia Stanton is one of the world’s leading specialists in hormone therapy.  She focuses her practice and research on preventative medicine, anti-aging and maintaining health through fitness, nutrition, and bio-identical hormone therapy. By using hormone treatment and other alternatives to prescription medicine, Dr. Stanton has been able to help men and women make a lifestyle change through a holistic approach that leads to a healthier, happier life. Dr. Alicia Stanton is co-author of the book Hormone Harmony: How to Balance Insulin, Cortisol, Thyroid, Estrogen, Progesterone and Testosterone To Live Your Best Life. Hormone Harmony addresses millions of women who are struggling with hormone imbalance. Follow Dr. Stanton on Twitter @AliciaStantonMD for tips on nutrition and how to lead a healthy and happy life.


Dr. David Zava is the President and Director of ZRT Laboratory in Portland, OR. He is a Ph.D. graduate in Biochemistry from the University of Tennessee with extensive experience in breast cancer research. He  is an internationally known speaker and leading expert in the field of hormone health. Over the past 25 years, he has published extensively on basic and clinical research relating to the effects of estrogens and progesterone on breast cancer. Dr. Zava is co-author with Dr. John Lee of the breakthrough book on preventing breast cancer: What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Breast Cancer: How Hormone Balance May Save Your Life.


Jim Paoletti, Pharmacist, is the Director of Provider Education at ZRT Laboratory. Jim has over 25 years experience in bioidentical hormone therapies both in clinical practice in retail pharmacy, as a pharmacy consultant, educator, and educational program developer. Jim was instrumental in developing a compounding laboratory at the Medicine Shoppe, Beavercreek, Ohio. As the Vice President/Director of Continuing Education for Professional Compounding Centers of America, Inc. (PCCA), Jim developed and implemented Continuing Education programs for doctors, nurses, and pharmacists. He also consulted with compounding pharmacists located throughout the United States, in Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, helping them to solve patients’ unique medication problems. Follow Jim on Twitter @JimPaoletti for updates on his speaking events and news on bioidentical hormone therapies.


Dr. Nathan Goodyear is the founder and lead physician at Forum Health Knoxville is dedicated to offering the latest advancements in traditional medicine with the most holistic approach to treatment possible. Dr. Goodyear received his Bachelor of Arts from Louisiana Tech University and Doctor of Medicine from LSU Health Sciences Center. He is Board Certified in Gynecology and a Fellowship Trained Metabolic Specialist (Anti-Aging/Regenerative Medicine). He recently completed his Master of Science studies in Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine.  Follow Dr. Goodyear on Twitter @drgoodyear for the latest news on health and wellness.