ACNEM Gastrointestinal Health
March 2 - March 3
2 – 3 March, 2 days face-to-face + required activities
This module will address a number of the most common functional and inflammatory gastrointestinal complaints that present to clinic. Conditions to be covered include gastritis and reflux, constipation, Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Irritable Bowel Syndrome, from pathogenesis to treatment.
Our highly regarded presenters will bring their clinical experience and knowledge on the application of nutritional and environmental medicine in collaboration with conventional medical practice. Current scientific evidence for the effectiveness of treatment modalities will be presented including nutraceutical prescription, dietary manipulation, lifestyle modification and environmental factors, alongside the range of available testing and investigation options.
Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to interact with ACNEM’s expert presenters, discuss and compare notes on clinical experiences, and network with like-minded people.
Dr Jason Hawrelak (PhD) – Lecturer, researcher, and experienced integrative natural medicine practitioner.
More speakers will be announced soon.
Content will include:
Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) and its aetiology
Contributing factors to gastritis and reflux [and their impact on Vitamin B12 levels] Methods of assessing gastrointestinal and microbiome health
Role of specific dietary approaches for the manipulation of the microbiome
Evidence-based lifestyle interventions that can assist in the management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Treatment approaches for the management of gastrointestinal parasites