As we are in the process of confirming the date and program for this year, please take a few moments to review last year's presentation descriptions.
The Gut of the Matter
Gastroenterologist Frances Meyer talks about new approaches to treating irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) — the most common functional gastrointestinal disorder — including treatment of small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) and the use of neuromodulator drugs and mind body therapies to alleviate symptoms of IBS.
Early detection can make a difference in surviving this feared disease. Oncologic surgeon Christopher Wolfgang discusses the symptoms of pancreatic cancer, research exploring potential diagnostic tests, and efforts to increase the survival rate.
Secrets of the Brain
The number of brain disorders is soaring. Hear surprising facts about the brain from neurologist Justin McArthur and learn about groundbreaking research on new treatments of neurodegenerative disorders including Alzheimer’s disease, paralysis and migraines.
Moderated by Paul B. Rothman, M.D., dean of the medical faculty and CEO of Johns Hopkins Medicine.