dr-sandy-2012-headshot-2The next Dr.Paula Show will feature Dr. Sandy Goldberg, Clinical Nutritionist and founder of  A Silver Lining Foundation (ASLF) . The show will air on October 18th at 11:00 AM. She will be sharing her thoughts on the challenges faced while doing nutritional counselling, advancements in health literacy related to breast cancer in economically challenged communities and how her foundation promotes and contributes to health literacy and wellness.

Dr. Sandy Goldberg has been a regular contributor to NBC5 News since 1994. Her regularly scheduled series “Food for Thought” is featured on NBC5 twice weekly. Throughout the years, she has appeared in several special series, notably Real Life Weight Loss and One Woman’s Story, a history of her own struggle with breast cancer. Dr. Goldberg is a clinical nutritionist specializing in nutrition counseling and the treatment of eating disorders. Her treatment mode is intensely personal working one-on-one with clients to develop an individual plan for healthy eating specifically tailored to their lifestyles. Dr. Goldberg is a board member on the American Cancer Society’s Downtown Leadership Board, a member of two boards at the University of Illinois at Chicago, board member of The Washington Square Health Foundation and a member of the President’s Advisory Council at Governor’s State University/ She volunteers for the numerous organizations including The American Cancer Society, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Illinois, March of Dimes, and the Respiratory Health Association. As Founder and Chairman of A Silver Lining Foundation, her mission is to ensure socioeconomic status does not impact an individual’s ability to obtain cancer resource information, quality of life services and the ability to obtain timely cost free mammography.

If you have any suggestions for topics or interviews you would like to hear on the Dr. Paula Show, let us know! Contact Brienne Lowry at bdavis7@uic.edu.

 

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