Sport Nutrition Experts and Ephedra Industry Respond to Bechler Tragedy - Media teleconference at 1 PM February 20, 2002

Ephedra Education Council Sponsors Media Teleconference

WHO: Ephedra Education Council is supported by responsible members of the Ephedra dietary supplement industry and promotes the safe and responsible marketing of dietary supplements.

WHAT: Media teleconference - statements from and interviews with:

Carlon Colker, M.D., CEO and medical director, Peak Wellness Inc. and expert on weight loss research and sports nutrition

Richard Kreider, PhD., Professor and chair, Exercise & Sport Nutrition Laboratory, Baylor University, and expert on sports nutrition and research

Wes Siegner, general counsel and spokesperson, Ephedra Education Council

WHEN: Thursday, February 20, 2003

1:00 P.M.

CONFERENCE CALL DIAL-IN #: (800) 930-9525, Pass-code: 932595

CONTACT: Richard Price

(202) 789-1447

(877) 846-6324

[email protected]


The Ephedra Education Council (EEC) is supported primarily by members of the Ephedra Committee of the American Herbal Products Association, a recognized leader in promoting the safe and responsible marketing of dietary supplements. The Council provides factual information to the media and public about dietary supplements containing Ephedra. For more information, logon to

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