During this intimate conversation Dr. Erickson answer specific questions related to nutrition as it relates to menarche, infertility, pregnancy, child rearing, fibroids, menopause, diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Dr. Eriksen is very passionate about women's health. She is set to be a speaker this month in October for the annual Lifestyle Medicine Conference organized by the American College of Lifestyle Medicine's in October 2020.
Dr. Nancy Eriksen graduated with a BS in biology from the University of Miami in Miami, Florida in 1981, and an MD degree from the Wright State University School of Medicine in 1985. Dr. Eriksen completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Wright State University Affiliated Hospital in 1989 and then a fellowship in Maternal Fetal Medicine at the University of Houston Health Sciences Center in 1991. She is currently an associate professor in Maternal Fetal Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. In the last few years, she has developed a great interest in lifestyle medicine, and thus, addresses it here in this conversation.