Emeran Mayer, MD, Ph.D. FAN Event #2

Emeran Mayer, MD, Ph.D. discusses his book "The Mind-Gut Connection: How the Hidden Conversation with Our Bodies Impacts Our Mood, Our Choices, and Our Overall Health" at this event presented by Family Action Network (FAN). RSVPS are required for this event: www.bit.ly/FANMayer

Combining cutting-edge neuroscience with the latest discoveries on the human microbiome, a practical guide in the tradition of The Second Brain, and The Good Gut that conclusively demonstrates the inextricable, biological link between mind and the digestive system.

Emeran A. Mayer, MD, PhD (emeranmayer.com), has studied brain body interactions for the last 40 years, with a particular emphasis on brain gut interactions. He is the executive director of the Oppenheimer Center for Stress and Resilience (uclacns.org) and the Co-director of the Digestive Diseases Research Center at the University of California at Los Angeles. He is the author of more than 300 scientific publications and several books, and his research has been supported by the National Institutes of Health for the past 25 years. He is considered a pioneer and world leader in the areas of brain gut microbiome interactions, chronic visceral pain and functional gastrointestinal disorders, and is the recipient of the prestigious 2016 Paul D. MacLean Award from the American Psychosomatic Society. 

Event date: 

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 12:30pm

Event address: 

Loyola University Chicago School of Law
25 E. Pearson St.
Chicago, IL 60611
The Mind-Gut Connection: How the Hidden Conversation Within Our Bodies Impacts Our Mood, Our Choices, and Our Overall Health Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062376558
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Published: Harper Wave - July 5th, 2016

Combining cutting-edge neuroscience with the latest discoveries on the human microbiome, a practical guide in the tradition of The Second Brain, and The Good Gut that conclusively demonstrates the inextricable, biological link between mind and the digestive system.