Functional Medicine Advanced Practice Modules®(APM) Immune UK April 2021: The Many Faces of Immune Dysregulation and Chronic Inflammation: Chronic Infections, Atopy, and Autoimmune Disorders

April 16 - 18, 2021

Program Schedule for Friday, April 16th 2021 (DAY ONE)

8:00 am - 8:15 am
Welcome and Introduction Michael Ash, BSc, DO, ND, RNT
8:15 am - 9:30 am
Underlying Concepts of Immune Dysfunction and Inflammation, Part 2 Robert Rountree, MD
9:30 am - 10:00 am
Morning Break, Virtual Exhibit Hall open
10:00 am - 11:15 am
Therapeutic Uses of Essential Fatty Acids Kara Fitzgerald, ND
11:15 am - 11:45 am
The Impact of Nutrition, Microbiome, and Metabolism on the Immune System
Sponsored Presentation by Genova Diagnostics (Optional, Non-CPD)
11:45 am - 12:15 pm
Viral Fatigue Syndrome: Why Functional Medicine is Uniquely Suited to Patient Care
Sponsored Presentation by Pure Encapsulations (Optional, Non-CPD)
11:15 am - 12:45 pm
Lunch Break, Virtual Exhibit Hall Open
12:45 pm - 2:15 pm
The Dietary Prescription for Chronic Inflammation & Autoimmune Conditions Helen Messier, PhD, MD
2:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Nutrition & Immunity -An Overview
Sponsored Presentation by Nutri-Link with Antony Haynes, BA (Hons) Dip ION mBANT RNT
(Optional, Non-CPD)
2:15 pm - 3:00 pm
Afternoon Break, Virtual Exhibit Hall open
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Laboratory Testing of Biomarkers of Immune Dysfunction Robert Rountree, MD
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Program Schedule for Saturday, April 17th 2021 (DAY TWO)

8:00 am - 9:30 am
Assessment of Chronic Infections, Part 1: Occult/Chronic Infections with Lyme Disease as an Example Thomas A. Sult, MD
9:30 am - 10:00 am
Morning Break, Virtual Exhibit Hall open
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Food Allergies, Sensitivities, and Intolerances: Diagnosis and Treatment Kara Fitzgerald, ND
11:30 am - 12:00 pm
Sex Hormones, HPA Axis and Immunity: The Interwoven Tapestry
Sponsored Presentation by Doctors Data, Inc. with Laura Neville, ND (Optional, Non-CPD)
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
Clinical Case Studies from Nordic Laboratories and Nordic Clinic
Sponsored Presentation by Nordic Laboratories (Optional, Non-CPD)
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Lunch Break, Virtual Exhibit Hall open
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Therapeutic Uses of Anti-inflammatory Botanicals and Phytochemicals Helen Messier, PhD, MD
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
IFM Certified Practitioner Paths to Certification and Q&A (Optional)
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Afternoon Break, Virtual Exhibit Hall open
2:45 pm - 4:00 pm
Underlying Rationale for Use of Immunomodulators Robert Rountree, MD
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Round Table Discussion: Immunomodulators, Anti-inflammatory Botanicals and Phytochemicals Helen Messier, PhD, MD Robert Rountree, MD Dan Lukaczer, ND
4:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Program Schedule for Sunday, April 18th 2021 (DAY THREE)

7:00 am - 7:45 am
Guided Morning Mindfulness Session (Optional)
8:00 am - 9:30 am
Assessment of Chronic Infections, Part 2: Dysbiosis Helen Messier, PhD, MD
9:30 am - 9:45 am
Short Break
9:45 am - 10:45 am
Case Management of Chronic Infections Thomas A. Sult, MD
10:45 am - 11:15 am
Round Table Discussion: Dysbiosis and Chronic Infections Helen Messier, PhD, MD Thomas A. Sult, MD Dan Lukaczer, ND
11:15 am - 11:45 am
Morning Break, Virtual Exhibit Hall open
11:45 am - 12:45 pm
Case Management of Allergic and Atopic Disease Kara Fitzgerald, ND
12:45 pm - 1:45 pm
Case Management of Autoimmune Disease Robert Rountree, MD
1:45 pm - 2:15 pm
2:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Summary: Key Clinical Applications Robert Rountree, MD

Printed on: 04/12/21
*Schedule subject to change