James Maskell

Founder & CEO

With the soul of an advocate and the mind of an entrepreneur, James Maskell has spent the past decade sparking debate and encouraging a shift away from conventional western medicine and toward a wellness-centered, functional medicine model—starting with the doctors themselves. To that end, he created Functional Forum, the world’s largest integrative medicine conference with record-setting participation online and growing physician communities around the world. His organization and best selling book of the same name, Evolution of Medicine, prepares health professionals for this new era of predictive, preventive medicine.

His newest venture, kNew Health, delivers consistent, accessible functional medicine to large medical payers from insurance companies to innovative cost-sharing communities. He is an in demand speaker and impresario, being featured on TEDMED, HuffPostLive and TEDx, as well as lecturing internationally. He lives in Venice, CA with his wife and daughter.


July 19, 2018

2:55 PM  -  3:05 PM

Palos Verdes Ballrooms 4&5

Personalized Lifestyle Nutrition: Challenges for Mainstream Medicine

Personalized nutrition holds promise to change western medicine, but mainstream doctors are going to need guides in that new future. James Maskell is already stepping up to show the way. The author of the Evolution of Medicine will talk about what it will take to shift how healthcare is practiced and how the supplement industry … Continued

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July 19, 2018

3:20 PM  -  3:35 PM

Palos Verdes Ballrooms 4&5

What’s Next for Personalized Nutrition

Hear about the latest science and the commercial challenges facing companies in personalized nutrition in this conversation with people engaged and immersed in the field.

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