Registration is now open for Ideal Protein’s First Super Series!

Until our coveted in-person events resume, this Summer, Ideal Protein will be hosting a series of virtual education-focused talks. Join us, for the third of the series:

Super Session #3: 

The Importance of Micronutrition

Micronutrition plays an integral role in weight loss and our general day-to-day health. Join us along with our super presenters Dr. Frank Douglis, Mike Ciell, Dr. Linda Anegawa and Suzanne Bouchard in a jam-packed super session where we will highlight Phase 1 micronutrition along with fun facts and educational learnings on our new and improved Multi-Vita, Flora Health Max and Collagen products.

Date: Thursday, August 12, 2021
Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EST | 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM PST

Location: Virtual

We hope to see you there!

The series will be recorded and made available on the Academy for those that cannot attend the live event.




Meet your presenters


Dr. Frank Douglis, M.D.

Chief Medical Advisor and Executive Medical Board Member | Obesity and Sleep Medicine Specialist

Dr. Douglis is an Ear, Nose and Throat specialist (ENT) and is currently board-certified in Otolaryngology, Sleep medicine, and Obesity medicine. Dr. Douglis has been interested in healthy weight and nutrition and has offered the Ideal Protein Protocol in his practice since 2008. His statistical analysis of body composition data for patients on the Ideal Protein Protocol demonstrated significant fat loss while preserving lean body mass. Dr. Douglis attended Brown University where he graduated with a Bachelors of Science degree with honors in Human Biology. He received his M.D. from the University of Maryland Medical School in Baltimore, Maryland and, after a Rotating Surgical Residency at York Hospital in York, Pennsylvania, he completed his Residency in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, at the University of Maryland in Baltimore.

Michael P. Ciell, R.Ph.

Senior Science Advisor

Mr. Ciell is a 1989 Honors graduate from the University of Florida's College of Pharmacy, a registered pharmacist, and is also certified in geriatric pharmacy. He served as a community pharmacist for eleven years during which time he developed a keen interest in the pathophysiology of chronic diseases. In 2000 he became chief pharmacist for "ECKERD-ON-CALL" one of the largest 1-800 free drug information services in the country and supervised 4 pharmacists and 26 pharmacy technicians. 

In 2006, Mr. Ciell joined a start-up team and helped launch "Ideal Protein of America", a division of Les Laboratoires C.O.P., Inc. of Quebec, Canada. The company is dedicated to better health through nutrition and specifically addresses issues related to "Metabolic Syndrome".  Mr. Ciell is an Executive Medical Board Member for Ideal Protein and currently holds the position of Senior Science Advisor.


Dr. Linda Anegawa, M.D., FACP

Ideal Protein Executive Medical Advisory Board Member

Dr. Anegawa is a clinician, writer, and consultant dedicated to the treatment of metabolic and weight-related disease. She has extensive experience working with a variety of healthcare entities in developing weight loss and lifestyle medicine programs with a low-carb/ketogenic focus including the Ideal Protein method. Dr. Anegawa currently directs weight management services for the nationwide digital health firm PlushCare, where she also practices primary care.   She previously founded the Obesity Medicine Clerkship for the University of Hawaii's John A. Burns School of Medicine.  Dr. Anegawa graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine and completed residency at Stanford University. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine and the American Board of Internal Medicine, and is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. Her guide for patients entitled Not Another Keto Book: The Obesity Medicine Solution was released on June 24, 2021.


Suzanne Bouchard 

Senior Vice President, Product Management and Innovation

Suzanne is product leader focused on providing results through successful product portfolio transformations. With a background in marketing for publishers Hachette Filipacchi and Random House, she is extremely passionate about health & wellness. She worked for over 13 years for WW (formerly Weight Watchers) as the North American lead of Consumer Products bringing brand-building products and partnerships to market. Her experience across many consumer product categories, in both food and non-food, have increased both revenue and customer satisfaction in helping them live a healthier lifestyle.

She joined IP in August 2019 as VP of Product Management. Suzanne lives in New Jersey with her husband, two daughters (ages 7 and 10), and the best Olde English Bulldog ever!