Susan Luck, Health
Yanez, Everglades Bioregion
5 hours Professional Development Credit for Faculty
3.5 hours Face-to-Face; 1.5 hours preparation
12:30 pm – lunch
1 pm -4:30 pm -
presentations and activities
Susan Luck RN, BS, MS, HNC, CCN, has worked in the field of
nutrition and immunology for over 20 years. As holistic nurse
educator, medical anthropologist, and clinical nutritionist, she has
been practicing in integrative healthcare models both in the U.S.
and abroad. She is a national speaker and founder and director of
the Earthrose Institute (www.earthrose.org),
a foundation dedicated to environmental health education and Program
Director of the Integrative Nursing Institute.
Susan Luck is author of the Chapter on Nutrition for Holistic Nursing: A
Handbook for Practice and is adjunct faculty and nutrition consultant at the University of
Miami, through an NIH grant for women with HIV. Ms. Luck also is the
Clinical Nutritionist at Mercy Hospital in Miami, Florida
Mario Yanez, is Director and founded Earth Learning to create
empowering, ecological learning experiences and to carve out a space
for a life-sustaining culture to evolve in his home bioregion. Mario
teaches interdisciplinary courses, leads public workshops, delivers
professional development training, and produces public ecological
has attained a deep understanding of the New Cosmology, the current
ecological crises, humanity’s needed responses and global movements;
a clear sense of who he is, his gifts, a strong sense of mission and
life’s work; and a deep connection to Earth, his larger body.
Yanez combines his vision of the necessary transition toward an
ecologically sustainable world with a passion to bring about a
resilient and healthy Greater Everglades bioregion.