City Wide Medical Grand Rounds: Colleen R. Kelly

City-Wide Medical Grand Rounds
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 12:00 - 13:00

Women's College Hospital – FM Hill Lecture:

Gut Bugs and Fecal Transplants: Targeting the Microbiome to Treat Disease

Colleen R. Kelly, MD FACGColleen Kelly portrait
Assistant Professor, Gastroenterology
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Women’s Medicine Collaborative, The Miriam Hospital

Learning objectives:

At the end of the presentation, participants should be able to:

  1. Describe fecal microbiota transplantation (FMT) for the treatment of C. difficile infections
  2. Summarize methods of donor selection and administration of FMT
  3. Recognize challenges to safe and widespread implementation of this therapy.
  4. Consider how manipulation of gut microbiota may have a role in the pathophysiology and treatment of non-GI diseases.

Hosted at:

Women’s College Hospital – Conference Centre Auditorium, Rm. 2501 (Level 2)

Interactive videoconference:

Baycrest – Telehealth Boardroom
Sinai Health – Bridgepoint – G.001
Sinai Health – MSH – Main Auditorium, 18th Floor
St. Michael’s – LKSKI - Keenan Research Centre Auditorium - 2nd Fl.
Sunnybrook – Bayview – McLaughlin Lecture Theatre, EG 61
Sunnybrook – St. John’s Rehab – S3 Room 332
UHN – Toronto General – Eaton Ground 025/026
UHN – Toronto Western – Main Auditorium, 2W 401
West Park – R3 Sunroom

Questions will be accepted via uoft.cwmgr@gmail.com andTwitter hashtag #CWMGRWebcast available at http://webcast.otn.ca/mywebcast?id=57661414

Presenter: 
Colleen R. Kelly
Moderator: 
Paula Harvey
Location
Women's College Hospital Auditorium
76 Grenville Street, Rm. 2501
Toronto
M5S 1B2
Contact
Christian Base christian.base@utoronto.ca
416-978-4499
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