Bowel Cancer, Diet and the Gut Microbiome: what should we tell our patients? with Dr Alan Desmond, Consultant Gastroenterologist and Author of "The Plant-Based Diet Revolution"
Hosted by Rohini Bajekal, Nutritionist & Board Member of Plant-Based Health Professionals UK
What will I learn from this webinar?
1. Describe the healthcare burden of colorectal cancer in high income countries including the US and the UK
2. Understand the roles that common dietary components play in influencing the risk of developing colorectal cancer
3. Gain the ability to give their patients, and clients, clear evidence-based diet and lifestyle advice to help reduce their personal risk
About Dr Alan Desmond @dralandesmond
Dr Alan Desmond is a Consultant Gastroenterologist at South Devon Healthcare NHS Trust. He has made evidence-based dietary advice an essential part of his practice as a doctor specialising in gut health problems. He is an Ambassador for Plant-Based Health Professionals UK and the best-selling author of "The Plant Based Diet Revolution" released in January 2021 - buy it here https://tinyurl.com/7e63jx72
Certified in both Gastroenterology and General Internal Medicine, Dr Alan completed his specialist training in Ireland and Oxford. He has a specialist interest in the role of diet in the prevention and treatment of Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative Colitis. A member of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, and a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, London, he has published several influential research papers in the field of Inflammatory Bowel Disease and is a dedicated advocate for the gut health benefits, and overall health benefits, of a whole-food plant-based approach to nutrition.
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