LearnSkin's Online Women's Health Summit

August 31 - September 4 Register Below!

No LearnSkin Account? Register Here!

Benefits of Registration

Learn from Key Experts

Take away practical pearls you can use with your patients in your

Join a Professional Community

LearnSkin brings together practitioners to share the latest in scientific research and treatment options for both Western and Eastern medicine to meet the growing demand for responsible, high quality, evidence-based education that bridges conventional and alternative medical approaches.

Be Entered To Win a vFit PLUS!

Upon registration, you will be entered to win the vFit PLUS. vFit PLUS is the world’s first home-use intimate wellness device using patented multi-modality technology: light-energy, gentle heat and sonic technology. It is scientifically validated, sold by over 200 leading physicians, and Ob/Gyn designed with postpartum and menopausal women in mind. Visit their website at https://www.joyluxinc.com/

Summit Schedule

Hosts: Anne Kennard, DO, FACOG & Raja Sivamani, MD MS AP

Topics Include:
*Integrative Approach to PCOS 
*Menstrual Pain and Endometriosis
*Functional Foods and Diets
*Ayurveda Over the Life Cycle
*Pregnancy Care
*Hair Thinning and Hair Loss
*Mood Disorders, Postpartum Considerations, and Lactation
*Stress, Anxiety, and Depression 

Program Chairs

Image of Anne Kennard, DO

Learn from Anne Kennard, DO

Women's Health Summit Faculty

Anne Kennard is an obstetrician/gynecologist, integrative medicine physician, nutrition expert, herbalist and mom to a toddler. She is passionate about women's health in the body, mind, and spirit. She works as an OB/GYN and is the Director of Integrative Medicine and Physician Wellness Officer for Dignity Central Coast. She enjoys speaking and teaching on women's Integrative Medicine, Food as Medicine, and herbal medicine topics around the country, and her first book is expected in July 2019. Find her online at www.drannekennard.com and @dr_anne_kennard (IG) and @drannekennard (FB).

Image of Raja Sivamani, MD MS AP

Learn from Raja Sivamani, MD MS AP

Women's Health Summit Faculty

Dr. Raja Sivamani is a board-certified dermatologist and practices as an integrative dermatologist at Pacific Skin Institute. With training in both Allopathic and Ayurvedic medicine, he takes an integrative approach to his patients and in his research. He has published over 100 peer-reviewed research manuscripts, 10 textbook chapters, and a textbook entitled Cosmeceuticals and Active Cosmetics, 3rd Edition with a passion for expanding the evidence and boundaries of integrative medicine for skin care.


Image of Amy  Branum, AHP

Learn from Amy Branum, AHP

Women's Health Summit Faculty

Amy Branum is an herbalist, Ayurvedic practitioner, and flower essence therapist. She holds a bachelors degree in Biology, a graduate degree from the California College of Ayurveda, and has been working with herbal medicine for 15 years. Amy has worked at the Appalachia School of Holistic Herbalism as a teacher and the resident Clinical Herbalist, is a founding board member of the North Carolina Chapter of United Plant Savers, and both organized and led the Wellness Center at the Southeastern Women's Herbal Conference.

Amy has also developed and provided herbal remedies to people around the US through her body care company, Boutique Botanika. She currently teaches herbal programs at The Wild Temple School of Yoga and Herbal Wisdom and has a clinical practice, Lasya Wellness and Vitality, in Grass Valley, CA.

Image of Apple Bodemer, MD

Learn from Apple Bodemer, MD

Women's Health Summit Faculty

After finishing Medical School and Dermatology Residency at the University of Wisconsin, Dr. Bodemer completed a fellowship in Integrative Medicine at the University of Arizona. She was the first Dermatologist to be board certified in both Dermatology and Integrative Medicine and currently is the only Dermatologist to serve on the Integrative Medicine Board. She has authored academic texts and curriculum and has spoken widely on a variety of topics related to Integrative Dermatology. She has always been drawn to exploring how lifestyle choices impact skin health and disease and feels that the most powerful role a physician can play is as an educator and guide, empowering people to get healthy and stay healthy.

Image of Keira Barr, MD

Learn from Keira Barr, MD

Women's Health Summit Faculty

Dr. Keira Barr, is an expert in Integrative Skin Cancer Prevention & the Mind-Skin connection. She's a dual board-certified dermatologist, author and speaker who helps women address the skin they're in -- literally and figuratively -- to achieve greater physical, mental, and emotional resilience so that they look, feel and perform their absolute best.

As the creator and Chief Empowerment Officer of the Resilient Health Institute, she blends her medical expertise with cognitive science and her own health struggles, to bring a unique approach and compassion to her work.

As a former Assistant Clinical Professor at UC Davis, advisor to numerous start-ups, editorial reviewer of multiple leading medical journals and researcher in clinical trials, Dr. Barr is passionate about education and sharing the latest evidence-based research. 

Dr. Barr's expertise has been featured on national tv, radio, podcasts as well as MindBodyGreen, Reader’s Digest, Glamour, SELF, and Oprah magazine.

Image of Lauren Vreeland, ND

Learn from Lauren Vreeland, ND

Women's Health Summit Faculty

Dr. Lauren Vreeland is a California licensed naturopathic doctor specializing in family medicine, women’s health, and naturopathic dermatology.  She is passionate about natural skin care and treating difficult dermatologic cases. Dr. Vreeland is also an expert in diagnosing and treating food sensitivities and allergies.

Dr. Vreeland earned her bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry from the University of California, San Diego. She completed her doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine at Bastyr University in Seattle, WA. Bastyr, renowned for its cutting-edge research programs, is globally recognized for its rigorous curriculum in science-based natural medicine. Dr. Vreeland pursued advanced clinical training with leading experts in dermatology, women’s health, environmental medicine, and allergies.

Dr. Vreeland’s priority is to determine the underlying cause of her patients’ health conditions, and equip patients with the knowledge and treatments that allow them to take charge of their healing.

Image of Sarah  de la Torre, MD

Learn from Sarah de la Torre, MD

Women's Health Summit Faculty

Dr. Sarah de la Torre is a board certified OBGYN and women’s wellness expert who has been in conventional OBGYN for 20 years and has specialized training in Functional Medicine. She was a partner in a private group practice for over 15 years where she excelled at caring for women of all ages. She has delivered over 3000 babies and helped countless women have successful pregnancies and improved their gynecologic health. Dr. de la Torre is on the Clinical Teaching Faculty at the University of Washington School of Medicine and has spoken internationally and is a published author of clinical and research articles in women’s health. She is a certified NAMS provider and a Fellow of ACOG. Dr. de la Torre is also a Femtech entrepreneur and thought leader who consults for health-related start-ups and female health device companies. Her singular driving goal to help women obtain optimal wellness has moved her in several different professional directions.

Supported By

Integrate. Innovate. Inspire.

October 3-5 2019 

San Diego, CA



“Empowering women to lead their best lives”


Joylux creates innovative health solutions targeting the enormous, but underserved female intimate care market.



LearnSkin logo