Director, infectious diseases clinic
Dept of Medicine Division of infectious diseases
Jewish General Hospital
We have learned that the microbial diversity interacting with the human body goes far beyond what can be cultured in the laboratory. Pertubation of the balance of the microbial diversity is being asscoiated with various disease states, and re-establishing a "healthy" balance may be opening the door to a new era of therapeutics. We will discuss concepts of the microbiome, examine some of the therapeutic options, and how micrbiome manipulation can function as therapy alternatives to antimicrobials for infectious diseases syndromes.
As a result of attending this session, participants will be able to:
15:20 - 16:20
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