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Unlocking the Secrets to Healthy Cells and Ageing

Clinical Advances in Vitamin E for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Health

Sydney March 16th   |   Melbourne March 18th

(These Masterclasses have been cancelled)

Unlocking the Secrets to
Healthy Cells and Ageing

Clinical Advances in Vitamin E
for Cardiovascular and Metabolic Health

Unfortunately, due to the Coronvirus situation, these masterclasses have been cancelled

Sydney March 16th   |   Melbourne March 18th

Masterclass presented by Dr Barrie Tan

New Clinical Skills for Healthy Ageing & Chronic Disease Management

In this Masterclass Dr Barrie Tan will:

  • Present important milestones and the historical context in vitamin E research
  • Discuss alpha-tocopherol interferences with tocotrienol functions
  • Examine the anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory properties of tocotrienols
  • Review the relevance of tocotrienols to cardiometabolic disease and NAFLD
  • Present research in understanding cellular health and anti-ageing principles
  • Review the latest randomised trials of tocotrienol research
  • Highlight the practical applications of tocotrienol’s role as the 21st century vitamin E

Masterclass Learning Objectives

  • Understand how tocotrienols’ role in health are changing prescribing protocols for practitioners
  • Know the origins of vitamin E, it’s 8 isomers, and the diverse sources from which they’re derived
  • Learn how the widely used alpha-tocopherol interferes with tocotrienol functions
  • Know the benefits of annatto-derived tocotrienol for healthy aging
  • Understand recent science for better cardiometabolic, liver, bone and cellular health
  • Understand the impact of annatto tocotrienol on mitochondrial health
  • Utilise protocols for appropriate tocotrienol dosing for practitioners and patients 
  • Understand the importance of cellular health and how you can keep cell membranes strong and protected
  • Improve cardiovascular health with support for healthy blood lipids and a healthy inflammatory response
  • Learn the latest Vitamin E research for NAFLD, osteopenia, oncology, brain health and more

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Monday March 16th

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Supplement Synergies and Protocol Reviews

Dr Tan will discuss clinical protocols based on the Tocotrienol research and prescribing experiences.

The following table provides brief examples of nutritional and supplement synergies. Expanded reference protocols will be presented in the Masterclass.

Daily Tocotrienol Recommended Dosage
Supplements that Complement Tocotrienols
250 mg
CoQ10, Omega 3 Fatty Acids, Alpha-lipoic Acid, Curcumin, Resveratrol
High Lipids
250 mg
Niacin, Omega 3 Fatty Acids, Psyllium, Red Yeast Rice
250 mg
CoQ10, Omega 3 Fatty Acids, Glucosamine, Chondroitin
Cardiovascular Disease & MetS
250 mg
CoQ10, Omega 3 Fatty Acids, Magnesium, Resveratrol, Red Yeast Rice, MK4, MK7
NAFLD, Fatty Liver
600 mg (2 X 300 mg)
CoQ10, Omega 3, Methionine, Glutathione

The Masterclass Experience

Professional Training Recognition

  • Certificate of attendance for CPD points
  • Download Dr Tan’s presentation slides
  • Refreshments before and during event
  • Collaborative learning and networking
  • Advice on DFH products & programs
  • Special event product offers
  • Handouts and clinic reference guides
  • Meet our technical advisory team
  • DFH ‘goody bag’ with product sample
  • Taste-test the DFH products

Meet Your Masterclass Presenter Dr Barrie Tan

Dr Barrie Tan

Dr Barrie Tan is hailed as a trailblazer and the world’s foremost expert on vitamin E. A scientist first and foremost, Dr Tan earned his Ph.D. in Chemistry/Biochemistry from the University of Otago, New Zealand and spent several years as a professor at UMass. Dr Tan has committed himself to the research and development of phytonutrients that reduce and slow chronic disorders.

Dr Tan is credited with discovering a form of vitamin E called tocotrienol from three major sources – Palm, Rice and Annatto. 

Dr Tan is the editor of two prestigious books on tocotrienol and founder of the International Tocotrienol Conference, Dr Tan was dubbed the “Tocotrienol King” by Dr Stephen Sinatra, a highly respected and sought-after cardiologist, due to his “research background, keen knowledge, and active involvement in studying tocotrienols.”

Dr Tan has held roles of Chief Scientific Officer and Scientific Board Member for multinational organizations. His career includes periods working in association with the US Armed Forces and a Prince of Thailand.

Dr Tan has successfully launched multiple businesses in the nutrition industry and owns an array of patents and intellectual property, keeping him at the forefront of scientific innovation.

Renowned for his engaging warmth and gracious humour, Dr Tan has also been featured in array of popular media including the Ben Greenfield and JJ Virgin podcasts.

He is currently the President of American River Nutrition, a natural health R&D company he started with his wife, Elizabeth, in 1998. Described as a scientific pioneer, his mission is simple, improve the everyday health of people’s lives through the rigorous application of DeltaGold® – the first-ever tocopherol-free tocotrienol product extracted from annatto, and the most potent form of vitamin E in existence today.

“I Believe That Tocotrienols
Might Be The Most
Important Antioxidant
Discovery In Our Lifetime”
~Dr Barry Tan

Video: Case Study
Tocotrienols Improve
Fatty Liver in NAFLD Patients

Video: Milestones in Vitamin E Research
Tocopherol, Tocotrienol and current sources