The Quality of Prenatal Life Shapes Nations:

Simple Cultural Changes to Seed Meaningful Futures

One of the tenets of APPPAH is how the experience of the “fetus", from preconception through childhood, has ramifications all the way through adult life.

In this talk, Joel Evans, M.D., APPPAH’s Medical Director, shows how the effects of the pre and perinatal experience extend beyond a person and actually impact the life of nations.

Joel Evans, MD

Joel M. Evans, M.D., a board certified OB/GYN, is the Founder and Director of The Center for Women's Health, where he practices Integrative Obstetrics and Gynecology.

His book on the holistic approach to pregnancy, The Whole Pregnancy Handbook (Gotham, 2005), has received widespread critical acclaim and media attention. A frequent lecturer on Holistic Health Care, Dr. Evans is an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

He is a Founding Diplomate of the American Board of Holistic Medicine and recognized as the first physician in Connecticut to be Board Certified in both Holistic Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology.