Full speaker list will be announced in the coming weeks.

2019 Conference Speakers include:

Professor Aaron Lerner (Israel)

MD, MHA
After receiving his MD from Tel-Aviv University, Professor Lerner specialised in Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition and Adult Gastroenterology. He took several senior positions as head of Department of Pediatrics and head of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition unit, at the Carmel Medical Center, Israel. He finished his Medical Management degree MHA, at Ben-Gurion University, Israel; spent research sabbaticals in Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, USA; State University of North Carolina, USA. He currently works at the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Israel and the AESKU.KIPP Institute, Germany.

Dr Shideh Pouria (UK)

MB BS BSC MRCP UK PHD CMT
Dr Pouria qualified in 1991 from King’s College School of Medicine, London, UK and has worked in numerous clinical and academic posts within the National Health Service. She has extensive experience in general and specialist medicine as well as in medical research in the field of glycobiology of IgA. It was through her PhD project in mucosal immunology that she became interested in the role of environmental factors in health and disease. She embarked on her training with the British Society for Ecological Medicine in 2006, was the Medical Director at the Burghwood Clinic for Allergy, Environmental and Nutritional Medicine, until she joined Grace Medical, Belgravia in November 2013. She holds a visiting research fellowship at Kings College London, is the vice-president of the British Society for Ecological Medicine and is on the scientific advisory board for the Allergy Research Foundation. She is the author of a number of peer reviewed papers and has written chapters in books on nutritional medicine.