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Childhood Nutrition focus of Free SVMHS Ask the Experts

What: Ask the Experts focusing on Childhood Nutrition

When: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 6pm

Who: Sumana Reddy, MD

Where: SVMHS - 450 E. Romie Lane, Salinas

             Downing Resource Center – Rooms A/B

                                             (Lower Level of Parking Structure)

Information or RSVP: (831) 759-1890

Free and Free Valet Parking


Childhood Nutrition focus of Free SVMHS Ask the Experts Event

Salinas, CA, July 18, 2014Sumana Reddy, MD is the featured speaker at an upcoming free Ask the Exerts event offered by Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System (SVMHS). Dr. Reddy will share nutrition tips for children and those around them. Dr. Reddy knows the challenges busy parents face trying to serve healthy meals when both time and money are in short supply. She will provide practical tips for family nutrition, how to approach eating when there is a family history of diabetes or heart disease, appealing to the picky eater and advise on avoiding eating disorders.


Sumana Reddy, MD, FAAFP, is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.  Dr. Reddy earned her medical degree from the University of Toronto Medical School, Ontario, Canada.  She completed her residency with the University of California, San Francisco Family Practice Program at Natividad Medical Center, Salinas, California.  She has a special interest in prevention and wellness for men and women, and health education for patients with chronic diseases such as asthma and diabetes.  She is also involved and interested in child development and the impacts of nutrition, media exposure and literacy.


The Ask the Experts presentation on Childhood Nutrition will take place Tuesday, July 22nd at 6pm. Dr. Reddy will be speaking at the SVMHS Downing Resource Center (Rooms A/B), 450 E. Romie Lane in Salinas. While reservations are not required for this free community event, they are recommended, as seating is limited. All SVMHS Ask the Experts events make a Spanish interpreter and listening equipment available with advanced notice. Please call (831) 759-1890 for more information or to RSVP. Light appetizers will be served.

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