Webinar - “The Role of diet in IBD & athletes in the management of exercise-induced gastrointestinal syndrome”
Date: Wednesday May 29th, 2019
Time: 7-8 PM Eastern, 6 -7 PM Central, 5 -6 PM Mountain, 4-5 PM Pacific
Planned with the Dietitians in Gluten and Gastrointestinal Disorders (DIGID) Subunit
To register for this meeting, click on or copy to your browser: https://tinyurl.com/DIGIDWebinar2019
Once the host approves your request, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions for joining the meeting. You can contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-6147223093.
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION: Dr Halmos will be addressing the role of diet in the management of IBD, including role of diet in treating inflammatory and functional symptoms. Advanced Sports Dietitian, Steph Gaskell will be providing some insights into the role dietary FODMAPs may have in athletes in the management of exercise-induced gastrointestinal syndrome.
CPE Hours 1.0 pending approval by Academy
CPE Level 2
OBJECTIVES: Upon completion of this program, the successful participant will be able to:
To be familiar with the emerging diets that are being investigated to treat inflammation in IBD and their potential uses
To understand how to identify and treat functional symptoms that are commonly seen in patients with IBD
To define exercise-induced gastrointestinal syndrome
To understand the role dietary FODMAPs may have in the management of exercise-induced gastrointestinal syndrome in athletes
Emma Halmos is a PhD, Registered Nutritionist and works as a research dietitian at Monash University. Dr. Halmos has active interests both clinically and academically in the role of diet in managing gastrointestinal diseases. She has designed and executed many rigorous dietary intervention studies, most notable was the feeding study that demonstrated the low FODMAP diet was efficacious in patients with IBS. Her work has also spanned diet in IBD and enteral nutrition, and was invited author on a review of dietary management of IBD in the prestigious Nature Reviews Gastroenterology and Hepatology.
Stephanie Gaskell is a PhD candidate, and Accredited Sports Dietitian (Advanced), in the Department of Nutrition Dietetics & Food at Monash University, Australia. Her research to date includes a focus on the impact of endurance exercise (with and without heat-stress) on gastrointestinal health including prevention and management strategies. She has consulted to a variety of athletes, including recreational, Paralympians and Olympic level athletes.