Food Matters 2017 - Getting to the gut of it

Posted: 16th February 2017


Is the gut the body’s most underrated organ? Does it influence our overall health? Can what lies within our gut be the answer to our mental state, our weight and chronic disease?

As a valued friend of SVI, we invite you to an evening to get to the gut of this fascinating topic.

Come and hear from leading experts in the field:

Professor Michael Kamm, leading Gastroenterologist at St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne will talk about, ‘Our Gut Ecology – The Cause and Cure of Gut Disorders’
Professor Joe Proietto, Endocrinologist and world-renowned investigator of the management of obesity will discuss, ‘Can Gut Bacteria explain Obesity?’
SVI Foundation Chair and Melbourne dietician Karen Inge will MC.
When: Tuesday, 21 March 2017
Time: 5.30pm – 6.15pm, tour of SVI (optional)
6.30pm – 8.30pm, drinks, canapés and speakers
Where: St Vincent’s Institute, 9 Princes Street, Fitzroy
Cost: $25 per head