Programme

The updated draft programme is now available: Draft Programme

EXTRA EVENTS OUTSIDE FORMAL CONFERENCE PROGRAMME:

Research SIG Networking Evening

Thursday 30th August from 6pm

Venue: The University of Auckland, Faculty of Medical Health Science, 85 Park Road, Grafton, Room 503-024

Title: Managing the Juggling Act

Panel Session: Amy Liu (ADHB), Deirdre Nielsen (CMDHB), Barbara Cormack (ADHB)

Wine and nibbles provided. Free entry, open to all DNZ members whether a Research SIG member or not!

–00–

Gastro SIG 2018 study day – Gut, diet and brain

Saturday 1st September from 1.30pm – 5.30pm

Venue: The University of Auckland, Faculty of Medical Health Science, 85 Park Road, Grafton, Room 505-011

Featuring:

Ruth Harvie (NZRD), University of Otago, Dunedin

The role of the gastrointestinal microbiota in mediating the effects of diet on the host

A longitudinal case series investigating the effect of altering oligosaccharide intake on the microbiota

Dr Emma Halmos, PhD APD, MONASH University, Melbourne

Non-responsive coeliac disease: a dietitian’s perspective

Katrina Pace, NZRD

Thinking about your gut or growing a new brain

Expert panel discussion
A chance to pose questions to the experts and other dietitians in the room.

Cost: $55 in person, $45 via videoconference, dietetic student discount available.

Click here for the full programme and email gastrosig@gmail.com for more information.

–00–