McMaster University

Demystifying Medicine
Seminar Series

BUGS, BRAIN and BEYOND:
Psycho-neuro-immunology of the holobiont

  • Seminar Information

Date:

Monday, February 22, 2016

Time:

4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

Location:

MDCL 3020

Speaker:

Dr. Paul Forsythe, Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the holobiont concept
  • Understand the microbiota-gut -brain axis
  • Appreciate the implications of a neuro-immuno-endocrine super-system
  • Appreciate the potential of microbe-based therapeutics

Contact Info:

Dr. Kjetil Ask
Email: demystifyingmedicine@gmail.com

Sara Sellers
Phone: 905-525-9140 Ext. 76706

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