I am excited to announce that Tom O’Bryan, DC, CCN, DACBN, of theDr.com is bringing to the world’s first Gluten Summit to us for FREE starting today, November 11, 2013, to Sunday, November 17, 2013. The summit will bring us 29 of the world’s experts and opinion leaders on the topics of gluten related disorders, nutrition and healthy living for a series of online interviews. Dr. O’Bryan is an internationally recognized speaker and workshop leader, specializing in the impact of Celiac Disease, Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity, and the development of autoimmune conditions. He is a “Sherlock Holmes” for chronic disease and metabolic disorders and a clinician par excellence in treating health conditions from a Functional Medicine perspective.
During the Summit you will:
- Learn about the latest research on gluten-related disorders;
- Understand why we MUST call more attention to them;
- Gain improved knowledge of proper diagnosis/treatment methods;
- More frequently ask, “Could this health issue be due to gluten?”
Each day’s interviews will be available for 24 hours from 10am EST (3:00pm GMT) to 9:59am EST (2:59pm GMT) the next day. (Day 1 will be up until Wednesday, November 13th….fyi!).
The schedule for the event is as follows:
Day 1 – Monday, November 11 -
Michael Marsh, MD, DSC, FRCP- Renowned Celiac Disease Researcher - Before Marsh III: Why the Early Stages of Celiac Disease Must be Taken Seriously
Mark Houston, MD, MS, ABAARM, FACP, FAHA, FASH – Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine – Vanderbilt University - How Sensitivity to Gluten Can Impact Your Heart and Cardiovascular System
Cynthia Kupper, RD- Executive Director – Gluten Intolerance Group (GIG) - After the Diagnosis: Supporting YOU With Making Sense of Labels, Dining Out With Confidence and Transitioning Smoothly to a Gluten-Free Diet
David Perlmutter, MD, FACN, ABIHM – President – Perlmutter Health Center - Eliminating Gluten as the 1st Step in Preventing Brain Conditions
Day 2 – Tuesday, November 12 -
Alessio Fasano, MD - Chief of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition at Mass General Hospital for Children - Why Creating the Healthiest Intestinal Environment Possible Can Arrest Your Vulnerability to the #3 Cause of Getting Sick and Dying
Rodney Ford, MD, MB, BS, FRACP - Gluten Food Allergy Expert, Pediatric Gastroenterologist – The Surprising Ways Gluten Sensitivity Can Affect a Child’s Health
Liz Lipski, PhD, CCN, CHN – Academic Director of Nutrition, Maryland Univ. of Integrative Health - How the Right Diet Can Address Symptoms Throughout the Body
Day 3 – Wednesday, November 13 -
Aristo Vojdani, PhD, MSc, MT – CEO, Immunoscience Laboratories - Properly Testing for Gluten Sensitivity and Why Current Methods Fail
Mark Hyman, MD – Chairman – Institute for Functional Medicine - A “Functional Approach” to Lifestyle Can Transform Your Body
Natasha Campbell-McBride, MD, MMedSci – Author; Creator, GAPS - The Critical Nature of Gut Health and its Impact on Children’s Brains
Erica Kasuli, MS, RD, CDN – Director of Nutrition, Amen Clinics - Designing a Brain-Optimizing Gluten-Free Diet the Whole Family Will Enjoy
Day 4 – Thursday, November 14 -
Prof. Marios Hadjivassiliou, MD – Educational Associate, Association for Historical Dialogue and Research - Gluten-Related Disorders: Time to Move From Gut to Brain
JJ Virgin, CNS, CHFS – Fitness and Nutrition Expert; Best Selling Author “The Virgin Diet” - Your Body is Not a Bank Account. It is a Chemistry Lab.
Tom Malterre, MS, CN – Co-Owner/Nutritionist – Whole Life Nutrition - The Perfect Storm: Gluten Plus Gut Flora Imbalances Plus Environmental Toxins
Melinda Dennis, MS, RD, LDN – Nutrition Coordinator, Celiac Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - The Secret to Safely Avoiding Gluten While Dining Out
Day 5 – Friday, November 15 -
Daniel Amen, MD – Double Board Certified Psychiatrist; Author “The Amen Solution” - How Gluten Can Affect the Brain, and How to Optimize Brain Function!
Andrew Keech, PhD, DSc – Author of Peptide Immunotherapy – Colostrum a Physician’s Reference Guide - Proline-Rich Polypeptides/Colostrum
Nora Gedgaudas, CNS, CNT - Nutritionist; Author “Primal Body, Primal Mind” - Gluten, Brain Development and What Really Helps Brain Growth
Peter Osborne, DC, CNCB – Founder GlutenFreeSociety.org - How Cross-Reactivity, Molecular Mimicry and Mold Toxicity Can Seriously Impact Your Health
Day 6 – Saturday, November 16 -
Loren Cordain, PhD – “Godfather of the Paleo Diet” - Wheat Germ Agglutinin: How a “Monster Molecule” Could Affect Every Cell in Your Body
Jeffrey Smith – Founder – Institute of Responsible Technology - OMG-GMO and its Connection to Gluten
Deanna Minich, PhD, FACN, CNS - Founder, Food & Spirit; Nutrition/Health Expert - Nutrition for the Soul: Moving Beyond a Gluten-Free Diet
Sayer Ji - Founder of GreenMedInfo.com, Author of The Dark Side of Wheat - The Critical Role of Wheat Lectin in Human Disease and the Role of Gluten in Cultural History and Consciousness
Day 7- Sunday, November 17 -
William Davis, MD - Best-Selling Author “Wheat Belly” - Modern Wheat: It’s MORE than Wheat
Jacqui Karr, CSN, CVD – Certified Nutritionist and Healthy Lifestyle Expert - 5 Secrets for a Happy, Healthy Lifestyle Without Gluten
Dave Asprey - Entrepreneur and Writer of BulletProof Exec Blog - Biohack Your Own Brain to Optimize Health and Performance
Suzy Cohen, RPh - America’s Pharmacist; Columnist; Author; Speaker - Hidden Sources of Gluten in Your Vitamins and Medication
Day 8 – November 18 (Encore Day) -
Umberto Volta, MD – Director of Coeliac Disease Simple Unit, St. Orsola-Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Italy - The Reality of Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity and its Many Manifestations
Prof. Yehuda Shoenfeld, MD, FRCP - Head of Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center - Are You Developing an Autoimmune Disease Years Before Symptoms?
There will also be 2 replays of the most popular videos of the week!
Please make sure to register right away! Click here to register.
Should be an exciting week for the gluten-free community! This is information every general practitioner in the world needs to know as well as those who have been diagnosed with a gluten related disorder. You may even discover you need to be tested. Please spread the word, you can possibly change someone’s life!