The Gut-Skin Connection: The Microbiome and Its Effects on the Skin

May 15th, 2021

Complimentary Registration

The Microbiome’s Effects on the Skin – Virtual Program

4 hours total (3 CME, 1 Non-CME)

12:00 - 12:20 PM EST
Gut-Skin Connection Intro
  1. Introduction: Nexis Between the Gut and Skin – The Why
    Presented by Co-Chairs, Whitney Bowe, MD & Todd LePine, MD
12:20 - 1:20 PM EST
Gut Microbiome - Inflammation and GI Health:
  1. Introduction: The Gut Microbiome and Its Function
  2. The Role of Nutrition in Gut and Skin Health: A Clinical Perspective
  3. Foundations of the Gut Microbiome: Early Colonization of the Gut & Skin
  4. General Gut Function: “The Science”
  5. Disturbances in the Gut: Affecting Our Skin
1:20 - 2:20 PM EST
Skin Conditions Affected by Dysbiosis: AD, Psoriasis, Acne, Aging:
  1. A Dermatologist’s Perspective: Misinformation, Antibiotics, Gut-Brain-Skin Connection
  2. Medical Dermatology
    1. Atopic dermatitis
    2. Acne and Rosacea
    3. Sensitive Skin: An Epidemic
  3. Cosmetic Dermatology
    1. Age related changes in the skin/cosmetic applications
  4. Antibiotics and Gut Health
2:20 - 3:20 PM EST
How Do We Fix This? Testing, Nutrition, Probiotics, Prebiotics, Fiber Review (Non-CME)
  1. How we influence the microbiome with probiotics, prebiotics, and fiber
    1. “Are probiotics the new antibiotics”?
  2. Practical Implications: How To Treat
    1. Analytics and Testing of the Gut Microbiome
  3. Current Options and Limitations
    1. Supplements & Direct Dispense: Selling in Your Office
3:20 - 4:00 PM EST
Live Case Presentations, How-To-Treat Panel Discussion and Q & A:

Co-Chairs as Moderators and All Facolty presenters as panelists


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