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Gastrointestinal Clinical Strategies and Treatment Applications

  • Board Restrictions note: Co-sponsored courses may not be eligible for CE in Tennessee; Credit calculations may vary for New Mexico approval
  • Event date: 9/21/2019 9:00 AM - 9/22/2019 5:30 PM Export event

    Course Title: Gut-Brain Axis Clinical Strategies and Treatment Applications

    General Schedule: September 21 and 22 from 9am – 5:30pm

    Instructor: Datis Kharrazian, DC, PhD, DHSc, MS, MMSc, DACNB, DACBN, FACN

    Location: Hilton Garden Inn Carlsbad Beach at 6450 Carlsbad Blvd, Carlsbad CA


    Course Description

    This course will provide an extensive literature review of the brain-gut axis, the role of the vagal apparatus, and gastrointestinal cellular messengers that impact the brain.  An evidence-based model incorporating diet, nutrition, and lifestyle medicine will be presented. Clinical applications to vagal exercises, diet, nutrition, and laboratory tests will be presented.


    Learning Objectives:

    1. Understand the bi-directional relationships between the gut and the brain
    2. Review the brain-gut axis literature
    3. Review of clinical diseases associated with the brain-gut axis
    4. Understand the clinical concept canalized and non-canalized pathways
    5. Learn how to identify disruption of the brain-gut axis with the history and exam
    6. Learn diet, nutrition, lifestyle, and neurological exercises to support brain-gut axis dysfunction
    7. Learn laboratory markers to assess the gastrointestinal and blood-brain barrier
    InstructorDatis Kharrazian, DC, PhD, DHSc, MS, MMSc, DACNB, DACBN, FACN
    About the InstructorPlease see attached CV
    Subject BreakdownAnatomy, Terminology, Basic Sciences: 8.5 Hours; Diagnosis, X-ray, Lab: 1.5 Hours; Research, Case Studies: 5.0 Hours
    Total Credits15.00
    FormatDistance - Live
    Course OutlineKI Sept 2019 Gastrointestinal Course Outline UPDATED June 2019.pdf
    Co-sponsor or PartnerN/A
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