GI Effects in Clinical Practice: Focusing on the Gut

Description

Gastrointestinal (GI) health is a cornerstone of overall health. Guided with clinical cases, the webinar will highlight the benefits of utilizing GI assessment in clinical practice, with a focus on autoimmune and fatigue cases. The case studies will discuss the relationship of GI testing results to signs and symptoms, and review targeted treatment considerations. In addition, Dr. Hunton will discuss when she incorporates nutritional testing based on GI Effects results.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn which conditions benefit from GI testing
  • Understand the benefits of utilizing GI assessment in clinical practice
  • Learn when to consider nutritional testing based on GI Effects results

Keywords: gastrointestinal – autoimmune – fatigue

Rebecca Hunton, MDRebecca Hunton, MD

Rebecca Hunton, M.D. earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Florida and completed her medical training at The Ohio State University. A practicing physician, Dr. Hunton is the founder of RHMD, LLC, an integrative/functional medical practice where she helps her clients become Radiantly Healthy. In 2017, the RH-VI was launched offering vitamin infusion protocols to the public.

She is board certified in Family Medicine. Additional Fellowship training and Board Certifications include American Board of Integrative Health and Medicine (AIHM formerly ABIHM), American Board of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine (ABAARM), American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM), American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (ABHPM) and more. Along with these board certifications, she currently has faculty appointments at George Washington University Department of Integrative Medicine along with University of MiamiÕs prestigious iCAMP series.

Dr. Hunton brings other unique credentials. She is a preferred provider of GotProHealth, an organization sponsored by the NFL Football Association and the NBA Legends and has additional expertise on nutritional support for competitive athletes. Dr. Hunton has been a featured speaker in many venues both to professional audiences and the general public. Finally, as a member of the selective TEDActive 2013 and TEDMED 2016 communities, Dr. Hunton is an advocate for changing healthcare and wellness worldwide.