Category Archives: Speaking Dates

Oct 2-8, 2017 – Sedona, AZ

Join us in Sedona, Arizona for a full seven-day immersion experience and take the most healing vacation of your life!  This seven-day/six-night experience will give participants a powerful and in-depth understanding of both the medical and nutritional components to plant-strong living.  Steeped in evidence-based education, success stories, and hands-on learning, this retreat will provide the inspiration and know-how to strengthen your journey while providing a solid foundation for success.  Feel the difference that eating strong foods can make. Speakers include: Dr. Esselstyn, Ann Esselstyn, Rip Esselstyn, Jane Esselstyn, plus Dr. Doug Lisle, and our medical director, Dr. Michael Klaper.  Take $150 off with code HCISC at

Oct 27, 2017 – Bronx, NY

Montefiore Preventive Cardiology Conference
Friday, October 27, 2017

Montefiore Medical Center
Tishman Learning Center
111 East 210th Street, Bronx, New York 10467

Robert J. Ostfeld, MD, MSc
Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore

Paul M. Ridker, MD
Harvard Medical School

Neal Barnard, MD President, Physicians’ Committee for Responsible Medicine
Caldwell B. Esselstyn, Jr., MD The Daniel and Michael Ostfeld Memorial Lecture Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute
Michelle M. McMacken, MD NYU School of Medicine
Kim A. Williams, Sr., MD Past President, American College of Cardiology

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Jun 9 – 13, 2018 – Black Mountain, NC

Performance Retreat

 Dr. Esselstyn joins a lineup of elite athletes, leading doctors and performance experts including Scott Jurek, Dr. Garth Davis, Matt Galland and more at this new, unique event held in the beautiful surroundings of the Black Mountains in North Carolina, June 9 through 13, 2018. Whether you’re a weekend warrior or an experienced athlete, the Engine 2 Performance Retreat will help you reach your prime through the power of plants. For more info, visit

Aug 17 – 19, 2018 – Black Mountain, NC

Camp Plant-Stock 2018

 Celebrate another year of plant-strong living with an all-new Plant-Stock experience with speakers, food, community and fun activities – it’s like Summer Camp for adults and families to enjoy together! Dr. Esselstyn joins Ann, Jane and Rip, plus a lineup of plant based speakers August 17 through 19, 2018, including Drs. Michael Greger and Kim Williams, plus more being added regularly. For more info, visit