Join us to Explore the Science of Digestion

13th August 2019

We’re delighted to announce our all new public awareness event as Guts UK! Our ‘Exploring the Science of Digestion’ event is your opportunity to learn all about the hidden world inside us all, the conditions that affect your digestive system and what we know about how to fight them.

This free event is a rare opportunity for you to hear from leading experts in a friendly but informative way – Science of Digestion is open to all and the exciting line up includes two gastroenterologists (gut doctors), two dietitians and one Guts UK funded researcher. You’ll also have an opportunity to ask your questions, meet others with similar interests and learn more from the Guts UK Team.

What you need to know:

When: Thursday 12th September – beginning at 5:30pm – 7:30pm. Doors open at 5pm.

Where: The Revell Ward Suite, Huddersfield Football Stadium, Stadium Way, HD1 6PG.

What:

• 5pm: Doors open

• 5:30pm: Introduction & Living with Crohn’s Disease (Dr Phil Smith)

• 6:00pm: Diet, Bugs & Gut Health – which 5-a-day? ( Prof. Jon Rhodes)

• 6:20pm: What if it’s Coeliac Disease? (Christian Costas)

• 6:40pm: IBS & Food: What do we know? (Julie Thompson)

• 7pm: Liver: 500 Functions (Dr Varinder Athwal)

Click here to book your free tickets

Our guts don’t get the attention they deserve.

Guts UK are the only charity funding research into the digestive system from top to tail – the gut, liver and pancreas.

Our vision is of a world where digestive disorders are better understood, better treated and everyone who lives with one gets the support they need. 

Our mission is to provide expert information, raise awareness of digestive health and fund research into diseases of the gut, liver and pancreas.

There are a limited number of tickets available. To reserve your free tickets, click through to our Eventbrite page here.

This event is kindly supported by Love Your Gut, and falls just before Love Your Gut Week. This week runs from 16-22nd September and aims to highlight the vital role of the digestive system and emphasise the importance of good gut health. Stay tuned for more!

Read more posts...

Chronic Pancreatitis and COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed life for everyone with major changes to the way we currently live our lives. The promise of hope is on the horizon with better understanding of the virus and the...

26th February 2021

Be part of stomach & oesophageal cancer research

Have you, or someone you care for, been given a medication called Lonsurf for treatment of advanced stomach cancer and cancer of the oesophageal (gullet)/stomach junction? Or have you had at least two whole body...

15th February 2021

World Cancer Day 2021

On 4th February, charities, individuals and organisations across the globe come together for World Cancer Day  – a day uniting people, communities and entire countries. We take action. Guts UK is a proud founding charity...

4th February 2021

Oesophageal Cancer Awareness Month 2021

Only 15 of 100 people diagnosed will survive oesophageal cancer for 5 years or more. 59% of oesophageal cancer cases are preventable. Malcolm with his granddaughter Unfortunately, families like Gemma’s know how devastating oesophageal cancer...

2nd February 2021

How we use YOUR donations to change & save lives

Guts UK has three charitable objectives: Provide expert information to patients Raise awareness of digestive health Fund research into the digestive system from top to tail; the gut, liver and pancreas At Guts UK, we...

28th October 2020