Treating Inflammatory Bowel Disease with dietary intervention by Dr Alan Desmond, a Consultant Gastroenterologist, presented at the UK’s first Nutrition In Medicine conference at King’s College, London on the 23 March 2018 to highlight the role of whole food plant-based nutrition in the prevention and reversal of diseases caused by lifestyle.
Dr Alan Desmond is based in Devon. He studied Medicine at University College Cork, Ireland and completed his specialist training in Cork, Dublin and Oxford. Having previously published influential work on diagnostic radiation exposure in patients with digestive disorders, he has developed an interest in the dietary management of a range of digestive disorders, particularly Crohn’s disease.
Alan takes every opportunity he gets to enjoy the great outdoors, running, biking & rowing. He adheres to, and advocates for, a Whole Food Plant-Based diet. You can find him at www.devongutclinic.com