Microbiota Summit for Health Care Professionals


    Join us Mon | Nov 7 in Toronto at the Design Exchange Centre when you'll have the opportunity to be on the leading edge of a movement that will change how healthcare is experienced and healthcare is delivered. 

    Discover the World Within

    Understanding How The Human Gut Microbiota Impacts Lifelong Health.

    Join the Canadian Digestive Health Foundation and our national experts for an afternoon of ground-breaking education sessions. Learn how food, supplements, medications, the environment and fecal microbiota transplants impact the microbiota -- and overall health -- at each stage of life.

    Educational Program & Speakers:
    • Introducing the Gut Microbiota - Dr. Karen Madsen
    • Establishing a Healthy Future: Microbiota in Pregnancy and Neonates - Dr. Vivian Huang
    • How Antibiotic Use in Babies and Toddlers can Impact Long Term Health - Dr. Tom Walters
    • Microbiome-based Treatment Strategies for IBS - Dr. William Chey
    • How Microbiota Health Impacts Chronic Illness - Dr. Richard Fedorak
    • Diet, the Microbiota and Health - Dr. Elena Verdu
    • FMT – Getting Beyond the Ick Factor and C.Diff Infections - Dr. Nikhil Pai
    • Prebiotics - The Ultimate Fibre - Sandra Saville, RD
    • Protecting Our Elders – Microbiota and Nutritional Health in the Aged -  Dragana Skokovic-Sunjic, RPh

    Presented in Proud Partnership With: 

    Visionary Partner:      Innovator Partner:            Protector Partner:             

    Supporter Partners:  Bayer      IM HealthScience      Ferring         

    Enhancing lifelong health

    The Canadian Digestive Health Foundation believes our ability to help establish, enrich and protect a healthy gut microbiota is the key to lifelong health