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March 24, 2019

Your recap of the 2019 Gut Microbiota for Health World Summit

We convened 350+ microbiome enthusiasts in Miami, Florida, for the preeminent gut microbiome meeting. Review the 23 novel abstracts presented at the meeting, plus photos, top tweets and more.

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On March 23 and 24, AGA and the European Society of Neurogastroenterology and Motility (ESNM) gathered 350+ international clinicians and researchers to network and discuss the latest evidence on the interaction between diet, nutrition and the gut microbiome at the 2019 Gut Microbiota for Health World Summit.


Twenty-three novel abstracts were presented as posters at the meeting. You can review the abstracts, which covered topics ranging from probiotics to diet to potential microbiome-driven treatments for GI disorders.


Below are some key takeaways (as shared on Twitter) and photos from the meeting. Stay tuned for more news and resources from the 2019 Gut Microbiota for Health World Summit, including an official meeting report in Gastroenterology, on-demand presentation recordings, video clips and more.




Packed house during keynote lecture


It was a packed house. Our keynote speaker Jack A. Gilbert, PhD, kicked off the meeting with a fascinating talk on the current understanding of the human microbiome.






Lively discussion during the poster reception


Lively discussion during the poster reception.




View additional Twitter coverage of the meeting: #GMFH2019.


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