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Key Ingredient Focus  | Nicotinamide Riboside (NR)

Designs for Health Australia presents the Learning Collective Webinar:

Understanding Nicotinamide Riboside (NR)  |  Clinical Applications


Presentation + Q & A Discussion
Dr Oscar Coetzee 
and Sofia Silcenko ND

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An evidence-based practitioner education briefing

Renowned US clinician Dr Oscar Coetzee presents a clinically relevant briefing with a spotlight on Nicotinamide Riboside (NR).

Exploring Clinical Benefits of NR

What is Nicotinamide Riboside, and how does it work?

How can NR support healthy aging, improve exercise performance, boost cognitive function, and support healthy metabolism?

Join us as we learn with Dr Coetzee the clinical research on Nicotinamide Riboside (NR) and how to integrate this prescription into your patients’ protocols confidently.

Learn the Key Clinical Applications of Nicotinamide Riboside (NR):

  • Know the background and history of this well-studied nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD+) precursor.
  • How NR assists NAD+ production & enhances NAD+ levels in the body
  • Pharmacokinetics – absorption and metabolism to NAD+
  • Nutritional support for NAD+ replenishment which can:
    • Support energy production
    • Support healthy aging
    • Provide antioxidant support

Learn from Dr Coetzee’s wealth of experience

Dr Oscar Coetzee
Clinician, Researcher, Educator

Motivated by his desire to reverse the chronic illness epidemic, Dr Coetzee continues to be a pioneer in the field of nutritional science.

Born and raised in South Africa, where he completed his military schooling and earned bachelor’s degrees in criminology and psychology, Dr Coetzee also earned a masters degree in Human Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport (USA).
He went on to receive a PhD in holistic nutrition from Clayton College of New Hampshire (USA), and a Doctorate of Clinical Nutrition (DCN). Dr Coetzee finished his second doctorate from Maryland University of Integrative Health, with a specialisation in nutrigenomics.

His key areas of interest are chronic inflammatory diseases, metabolic syndrome, intestinal permeability, type 2 diabetes and sports performance.

Meet Your Webinar Host

Sofia Silcenko

Sofia Silcenko ND
Designs for Health Australia

Sofia Silcenko is a Qualified Naturopath who provides health education services for Designs for Health practitioners. She also maintains her own private naturopathic practice.

Sofia is super passionate about:

  • Practitioner education – making complex concepts easy to digest and apply in clinical practice
  • Functional testing as a contemporary holistic naturopathic tool to help practitioners get to the root cause of a health issue

And she has special clinical interests in:

  • brain and mental health
  • biohacking, longevity and performance enhancement

Sofia moderates the Q&A discussion for this Learning Collective webinar and engages with our live Designs for Health practitioner community to bring insights and practical clinical pearls for all.