On the road to personalized nutritional therapy
Workshop, Hamburg (Germany), January 2018
. Diseases of liver and bowel are more closely connected than it has long been supposed. The connector is apparently the microbiome, although the interactions are complex and also include reactions of the immune system and a genetic susceptibility. More...
A phase of change in IBD – with regard to understanding the disease and therapeutic options
Symposium 209, Berlin (Germany), October 2017
. Relevant advances are currently available with regard to understanding the disease as well as the therapeutic options for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). More...
Eosinophilic esophagitis: identify, treat specifically and alleviate sufferingSymposium 208, Berlin (Germany), October 2017
. Berlin. If bread and meat get stuck in the esophagus, the patient has to drink an extreme amount of liquid after consumption of solid foods or entirely avoids these foods, the diagnosis of “eosinophilic esophagitis” (EoE) seems likely. More...
50 years of international Falk Symposia
HALF A CENTURY OF PROMOTING MEDICAL AND SCIENTIFIC EXCHANGE
. This year, Falk can look back on 50 years of success. Since the first event in 1967, the international Symposia have built up a superb reputation; today they are considered to be among the best gastroenterology and hepatology training events worldwide. More...