BANA-Balneology Association of North America -Presentations at Manitou Springs Waterfest 2016
Culture and History:
Professor, J. Paul De Vierville, Ph.D., MSSW, LCSW, LPC, Director: Spa Cultures, Dream Times & Cosmos and Deborah Harrison, Local author and historian will share great images and explore the history of Manitou Springs and the development of global spa cultures.
Health & Wellbeing:
Michele Solloway, Ph. D, MPA, Assistant Scientist, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Marcus Coplin, ND, naturopathic practitioner will review the science, best practices, and health benefits of mineral water therapy.
Business & Economics:
Deborah Smith, MBA, CMC, Smith Club & Spa Specialists and David Erlich, Director, Spa of the Rockies, Glenwood Springs, CO will facilitate a interactive roundtable for Mineral Springs Owners & Operators. Sharing and learning about challenges & opportunities for the 21st century.