The Pros and Cons of Hormone Testing in Serum, Blood Spot, Saliva and Urine
Join us for an exclusive event with ZRT’s Founder and Chief Scientist, Dr. David Zava, Lead Clinical Consultant, Dr. Alison McAllister, and Eastern US Sales Manager, Greg Breed. At this event, Dr. Zava and Dr. McAllister will explore the differences between hormone testing methods and their suitability for each of the commonly used routes of hormone supplementation.
Dr. Zava and Dr. McAllister will also discuss:
- Why hormone levels can mean different things depending on whether they are measured in saliva, blood spot, urine or serum
- How to choose the most appropriate testing medium for patients using different routes of hormone supplementation, such as topical, oral, or sublingual
- How to interpret test results and monitor patients over time taking into account symptoms as well as therapies
Date: Saturday, November 16th from 9:00am – 4:00pm
Location: Embassy Suites | 1030 Crown Pointe Pkwy, Atlanta, GA 30338
Presenters: David Zava, PhD and Alison McAllister, ND
This seminar is free to all ZRT Providers
Light breakfast and lunch buffet provided during the seminar
David Zava, PhD
Dr. Zava earned his PhD in biochemistry from the University of Tennessee and has extensive experience researching hormones and breast cancer. As a researcher, he wanted to provide health care practitioners and patients with a deeper understanding of the role hormones play in wellness. He established ZRT Laboratory in 1998 to further the science of hormone testing and remains a strong advocate of wellness through preventative health. He is the co-author of “What Your Doctor May Not Tell You About Breast Cancer” and the author of many peer-reviewed articles.
Alison McAllister, ND
Dr. Alison McAllister is the lead clinical consultant for ZRT. She sees patients in her own practice several days a week and has worked with ZRT for over 15 years – helping hundreds of doctors understand hormone balance and the role that hormones, neurotransmitters and elements play in overall health. She is an expert in thyroid function, fertility and PCOS. In addition, Dr. McAllister also regularly lectures for groups such as the A4M and PCCA at industry conferences.