Dr Pushpa Chandra is taking part in the World Marathon Challenge from 30 January to 5 February, aiming to raise $30,000 for Plan International's Schools on Wheels and make it possible for 60 disadvantaged girls in Mumbai, India, to go to school.
She is appearing regularly on the Weather Channel to promote this event.
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Dr. Pushpa Chandra is a Vancouver based Naturopathic Physician with an integrative approach to healthcare. Her background includes over 27 years of acute care hospital experience as a registered nurse and 22 years at BC Children's Hospital in critical care, working with the province's sickest children. Her special interests include research in circadian rhythm disruption, sports medicine and pediatrics. As a competitive sports enthusiast, Dr Pushpa completed ultramarathons and marathons in all 7 continents including North Pole, Antarctica and Mt Everest. As a shift worker she has been using the ingredients of AWAKE and ASLEEP to boost her performance, endurance and overall health.
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