Preliminary program – GMFH 2017

 

Saturday March 11, 2017

 

PLENARY SESSIONS

 

09:00-10:30 am

PLENARY SESSION 1

 

10 years of the International Human Microbiome Consortium
Chair: Joël Doré (Paris, FR)

 

09:00 – 09:30 am

The NIH’s Human Microbiome projects
James Versalovic (Houston, US)

 

09:30 – 10:00 am

The European MetaHIT project
Dusko Ehrlich (Paris, FR)

 

10:00 – 10:30 am

Chinese Metagenomics projects
Liping Zhao (Shanghai, CN)

 

10:30 – 11:00 am

Poster session and coffee break

 

11:00 – 12:30 pm

PLENARY SESSION 2

 

Beyond Bacteria
Chair: Dirk Haller (Munich, DE)

 

11:00 – 11:30 am

The Enteric Virome
Frederic D. Bushman (Philadelphia, US)

 

11:30 – 12:00 pm

Fungal Microbiota in IBD
Harry Sokol (Paris, FR)

 

12:00 – 12:30 pm

The Gut Microbiome and its Metabolome
Gary D. Wu (Philadelphia, US)

 

WORKSHOP SESSIONS

 

01:30 – 03:00 pm

WORKSHOPS 1 TO 3

 

1 – Gut-Brain Axis

Chair: Emeran Mayer (Los Angeles, US)

Presenters: Premsyl Bercik (Hamilton, CA) // Claudia Sanmiguel (Los Angeles, US)

 

2 – Pediatrics

Chair: Brent Polk (Los Angeles, US)

Presenters: Olivier Goulet (Paris, FR) // Brent Polk (Los Angeles, US)

 

3 – IBD

Chair: R. Balfour Sartor (Chapel Hill, US)

Presenters: Dirk Haller (Munich, DE) // Philippe Seksik (Paris, FR)

 

03:00 – 03:30 pm

Poster session and coffee break

 

03:30 – 05:00 pm

WORKSHOPS 4 TO 6

 

4 – Functional Bowel Disorders

Chair: Fernando Azpiroz (Barcelona, SP)

Presenters: Magnus Simren (Gothenburg, SE) // Eamonn Quigley (Houston, US)

 

5 – Young investigator abstract presentation

Chair: Gail Hecht (Chicago, US)

Presenters: Gary D. Wu (Philadelphia, US) // Francisco Guarner (Barcelona, Spain)

 

6 – Fecal Microbiota Transplant

Chair: Colleen R. Kelly (Providence, US)

Presenters: Harry Sokol (Paris, FR) // Monika Fischer (Indianapolis, US)

 

A specific workshop (2×90’) designed to provide key concepts and tools for dietary clinical management of the patient with food sensitivity will take place at the same time.

Nutrition and the Human Gut Microbiome:
What should *health professionals know for their daily practice?

*The concepts and tools discussed will be of interest to physicians specialized in GI and nutrition and RDs. 

Chair: Elena Verdú (Hamilton, CA)

Presenters: Magnus Simren (Gothenburg, SE) // Stine Störsrud (Gothenburg, SE) // Joseph A. Murray (Rochester, US)

 

Sunday March 12, 2017

 

PLENARY SESSIONS

 

09:00-10:30 am

PLENARY SESSION 3

 

Taking care of the Gut Microbiome
Chair: Philippe Marteau (Paris, FR)

 

09:00 – 09:30 am

Microbiota Monitoring for Personalized Nutrition
Niv Zmora (Tel Aviv, IL)

 

09:30 – 10:00 am

Selected Lactobacilli promote Juvenile Growth during Chronic Undernutrition
Martin Schwarzer (Lyon, FR)

 

10:00 – 10:30 am

Nutritional approaches for Management of Chronic Disease: Lessons learned from Microbiota-Gluten interactions.
Elena Verdú (Hamilton, CA)

 

10:30 – 11:00 am

Coffee break

 

11:00 – 11:30 am

LECTURE
Chair: Robert F. Schwabe (New-York, USA)

Precision Medicine in Alcoholic and Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
via Modulating the Gut Microbiota

Bernd G. Schnabl (San Diego, US)

 

11:30 – 12:30 pm

SHORT REPORTS FROM WORKSHOPS
Chair: Francisco Guarner (Barcelona, SP), Gail Hecht (Chicago, US)