Medicine and Health

Brain-Gut Axis Disorders – Focus on IBS

Focusing on Irritable Bowel Syndrome with international speakers: Prof Qasim Aziz, Prof Beverley Greenwood-Van Meerveld, Dr Beate Niesler and Dr Maria Vicario. CPD points available from RCPI.

Neurogastroenterology Seminar Series Brain-Gut Axis Disorders – Focus on Irritable Bowel Syndrome

  • 2.00 – 6.00 PM G10 Brookfield Health Sciences Comple, 22nd October 2013
  1. 2.00-2.45pm: Prof Qasim Aziz (The Wingate Institute for Neurogastroenterology) Brain-gut Axis Disorders – Focus on Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  2. 2.45-3.30pm: Prof Beverley Greenwood-Van Meerveld (The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center) Visceral Hypersensitivity in Brain-Gut Axis Disorders
  3. 3.30-3.45pm: Coffee Break
  4. 3.45-4.30pm: Dr Beate Niesler (University of Heidelberg) Genetic and Epigenetic Markers in IBS
  5. 4.30-5.15pm: Dr Maria Vicario (Vall d'Hebron Research Institute, Barcelona) Mucosal Immunity and Gastrointestinal Dysfunction in Brain-Gut Axis Disorders

CPD points from RCPI available.

All welcome.

Registration necessary by email to

Category: Public Lectures and Seminars: Medicine and Health
Time: 2pm - 6pm
Location: Brookfield Health Sciences Complex lecture theatre G10
Target Audience: All Welcome;
Admission Price: € Free; register
Contact: Dr Gerard Clarke
021 4901415

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