Sayantani (Tina) Sindher, MD
Clinical Researcher at the Sean N. Parker Center for Allergy & Asthma Research and Clinical Assistant Professor of Allergy and Immunology in the Department of Medicine, division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine at Stanford.
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STANFORD HEALTH DAY AT THE EXPO
Presented by Stanford Health Care and Stanford Children’s Health in partnership with the Celiac Community Foundation of Northern California
Early Bird – through 10/17 Click here for 30% off
Advance – through 11/17 Click here for 20% off
WHEN: Saturday, November 18th, 2017, 10:00AM-4:00PM (Please note: the Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo is both Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 18-19, and this event is ONLY Saturday)
WHERE: Inside the Expo at the San Mateo Events Center – Fiesta Hall, 1346 Saratoga Drive, San Mateo, CA 94403
REGISTRATION: Your Expo ticket INCLUDES the day of Stanford talks and no registration in necessary! Seating is first come, first serve.
DIRECTIONS, PARKING AND MORE: Visit the Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo website www.gfafexpo.com/
SPEAKERS AND TOPICS
“Demystifying Celiac Disease – From Symptoms to Diagnosis”
Presenters: Nasim Khavari, MD, MPH & Nielsen Fernandez-Becker, MD, PhD
Overall classic celiac “diagnosis and treatment,” presented by the directors of the Stanford Celiac Disease Program, Dr. Nasim Khavai and Nielsen Fernandez-Becker. The presentations will include discussion specific to celiac vs. NCGS/NCWS/FODMAPs, highlighting all the services available within the Stanford Celiac Disease Program.
“Gluten-Related Disorders: Follow-Up Treatment & Future Therapies”
12:00PM – 1:00PM
Presenter: Peter H.R. Green, MD
After a diagnosis of celiac disease or gluten sensitivity – what’s next? Dr. Green will discuss clinical management of gluten-related disorders (celiac and non-celiac gluten or wheat sensitivity), including follow-up visits, vaccinations, and poorly responsive and refractory celiac disease. He will also review the exciting array of non-dietary therapies that are under development.
“Debunking the Myths Around Celiac Disease and Food Allergies”
1:30PM – 2:30PM
Presenters: Dr. Nasim Khavari, MD, MPH, Dr. Nielsen Fernandez-Becker, MD, PhD, Sayantani (Tina) Sindher, MD, Andrea Gilbaugh, RD, Neha Shah, MPH, RD
The expert panel will discuss gluten-related disorders (celiac disease, non-celiac gluten sensitivity, non-celiac wheat sensitivity, low FODMAPS), allergy and immunology responses in both pediatric and adults patients, while inviting audience questions and participation!
“Food Allergy Facts – What Helps to Improve or Worsen Your Food Allergy Symptoms”
3:00PM – 4:00PM
Presenter: Sayantani (Tina) Sindher, MD
A focused discussion around nut and overall food allergies (including gluten), including interesting facts around the science of immunology.