This month the Nerva team is hitting the road for four key events that belong in every gut-health professional's calendar for May 2024. Find out where we'll be, which events Nerva co-creator Dr. Simone Peters is presenting at, and how to join in through online access.

To supercharge your confidence in the gut-health space and ensure you’re up to speed on the latest developments in DGBI management, this month we’re digging out the neck pillows and donning our compression socks to jet from Melbourne to Milan, followed by Washington DC and down to Sydney – and you’re invited along for the ride.

Our May calendar is packed with 4 x conferences and events, with 2 offering virtual attendance options. Nerva co-creator and IBS expert Dr. Simone Peters is joining us to present in person at 3 of the conferences. Plus, dietitian Kate Scarlata and Dr. Megan Riehl will be with us at the Washington event signing copies of their new book.

ESPGHAN (European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition)

Location: Milan, Italy

Date: 15 – 18 May

Virtual attendance? Yes, all scientific sessions will be live-streamed. 

Is Dr. Peters presenting? Yes

Will the Nerva team be there? Yes, Nerva CEO Alex is joining Dr. Peters in person.

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‘How can I support young people with a DGBI?’ is a question we hear from you all the time. If you want to enhance your confidence in managing this unique patient population, don't miss ESPGHAN – the largest gathering of Europe's international pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition community.

Dr. Peters will be presenting an abstract on how app-delivered hypnotherapy improves GI symptoms and psychological outcomes for pediatric patients. Come chat to her and Alex if you have questions or would like access to free Nerva accounts for your patients. Remember, this one offers virtual attendance, so don’t miss out.

DDW (Digestive Disease Week)

Location: Washington DC, USA

Date: 18 – 21  May

Virtual attendance? Yes, check out the impressive online program.

Is Dr. Peters presenting? Yes

Will the Nerva team be there? Yes, connect with Dr. Peters, CEO Alex, Clinical Specialist Eloise, and Research Lead Claire.

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This is it! DDW stands as the pinnacle event for gut-health professionals globally. So this is the one to register for to ensure you're at the forefront of the latest research and advancements in your field.

With 400 sessions, 4,300 oral abstracts, ePoster presentations, plus a comprehensive online program, this is as good an opportunity as it gets for advancing your IBS expertise.

Last year, Dr. Peters' poster presentation garnered such acclaim that she was invited to share her abstract. Additionally, Kate Scarlata and Dr. Megan Riehl will be appearing at the Nerva booth, ready to connect with all of you.

GPCE (General Practice Conference & Exhibition)

Location: Sydney, Australia

Date: 24 – 26 May

Is Dr. Peters presenting? Yes

Will the Nerva team be there? Yes, Clinical Specialists Anthony and Natalie will be on hand.

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Dr. Peters is busy prepping for GPCE down under, presenting 'Latest evidence in the assessment and management of IBS' on 25 May, focusing on behavioral therapies for DGBI management. 

GPs, nurses, practice managers, allied health professionals, registrars, and medical students are all welcome. Earn up to 57 CPD hours and head to our booth to be set up with free Nerva accounts for patients to explore integrating GDH into your practice. Instead of virtual attendance, check out Think GP for validated resources.

Dietitians Unite by Dietitian Connection

Location: Sydney, Australia

Date: 31 May

Will the Nerva team be there? Yes, Clinical Specialists Anthony and Natalie will be there.

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Hundreds of nutrition and dietetics professionals are gathering for Dietitian Connection’s annual event, offering diverse streams in clinical, weight loss, or business topics to suit your interests. Just make sure you keep an eye out for dietitian Joanna Baker's presentation on GDH.

If you're curious about how Nerva aligns with your practice, come find us on the day and we’ll help you test integrating GDH into your IBS management toolkit.

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If you have questions, we'll be at these four events with answers!

Our team will be distributing free Nerva access codes to pass along to your patients at each of these events to help you see how our program could align with your practice and be integrated into your IBS management protocol.

Come and find us in person to learn more.


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