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ARCH 30th Anniversary Conference - Exploring the Gut Microbiome
Sat, 10 Jun 2017, 08:00 – Sun, 11 Jun 2017, 17:00 BST
Explore the gut microbiome at the ARCH 30th Anniversary Conference
We are delighted to announce a programme of world class speakers for the ARCH 30th Anniversary Conference in Birmingham on June 10th and 11th.
We will be joined by leading researchers in the field, including:
- Dr Mark Davis – Renowned international expert on faecal microbiota transplantation
- Prof Simon Carding – Leader of the Gut Biology Research Programme at the Institute of Food Research
- Dr. Simon Goldenberg – Consultant Microbiologist at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
- Dr. Gill Hart – Scientific Director at Lorisian
- Fred Gillam – TV Presenter, author and all round mushroom and fungus expert
Mark Davis, ND is a graduate of the National University of Natural Medicine. He practices at the IBD Specialty Center in Maryland and Bright Medicine Clinic in Oregon and is on the boards of the Fecal Transplant Foundation and the Gastroenterological Association of Naturopathic Physicians, and an associate editor for the Natural Medicine Journal. Mark is internationally known as an expert on fecal microbiota transplantation and helminthic therapy, and is a frequent author and lecturer. He will be speaking at the International Congress on Naturopathic Medicine in London just two weeks after our own conference.
Our talks will cover a wide range of topics concerning the gut microbiome, including:
- Touring the Intestinal Ecosystem: A detailed guide to the gut microanatomy, gut flora and fauna and how to assess and analyze the intestinal microbiota.
- Wildscaping the Gut: How foods, herbs, drugs, probiotics and more affect the gut microbiome, for better or for worse.
- The microbiome and the gut/brain axis
- Faecal Microbiota Transplant for recurrent Clostrdium difficile Infection and future applications
- Faecal Microbiota Transplantation: Historical and literature review, clinical cases, politics, stool banking, and a how-to guide for home and clinically-administered FMT
- Gut-microbiome-brain axis; a role for food-specific IgG guided dietary manipulation?
Gala 30th Anniversary dinner
We’ll also be holding a gala celebration dinner on the Saturday night, to which everyone is invited, including ARCH members, members of other associations and other conference attendees from the industry at large.
Further information at http://www.colonic-association.org/members-area/arch-in-action/