In this session, Dr. Hanaway will describe the role of the gut microbiome as the principal mediator in the gut/ brain relationship; through neurally and psycho-active metabolites, through promoting microglia development, and through modulating permeability in the blood-brain barrier.
Faculty: Patrick Hanaway, MD
Faculty Disclosures: This speaker has no relevant relationships with commercial interests to disclose.
- Describe the physiology of the gut-brain axis
- Identify the role of the microbiome in pain, stress, mood and central nervous system disorders
- Explore strategies for altering the microbiome and mental health through the use of prebiotics, probiotics, and dietary change
- Physicians: maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- All other healthcare professionals completing this activity will be issued a certificate of participation.
This course is CME-eligible for a 2-year period ending on December 31, 2020. After the two-year time period, you will continue to have access to your purchased content, however you will no longer be able to claim CME credits for your participation in the course.