Designs for Health Australia invites you to view our exclusive practitioner GI-Map Training program presented by internationally acclaimed integrative medicine practitioners and researchers Dr David Brady and Dr Oscar Coetzee.
This program was recorded live in Sydney and contains relevant Q&A sessions with Australian practitioners.
In the video recordings, you will learn about the GI-Map clinical applications and the research behind this comprehensive stool testing.
The GI-MAP (GI Microbial Assay Plus) stool test utilises cutting edge, Quantitative PCR technology to provide a true DNA/PCR based stool test. This technology has high sensitivity, specificity, and a rapid turnaround. The GI pathogens include bacteria, parasites, and viruses. Continuing with this platform, the GI-MAP measures opportunistic organisms, normal flora, fungi, parasites, and antibiotic resistance genes. And the Plus refers to immunologic markers for GI health and function including SIgA, Elastase, Calprotectin and Anti-gliadin testing.
Watch this video introduction as GI-Map Test founder, Dr David Brady elaborates on the technology and how practitioners can utilise it in practice…
Dr David Brady
Designs for Health Chief Medical Officer, Dr David Brady has 26 years of experience as an integrative practitioner and over 22 year in the health sciences academia. Dr Brady is a licenced naturopathic physician in Connecticut and Vermont, is board certified in functional medicine and clinical nutrition and completed his initial clinical training as a doctor of chiropractic. Dr Brady has been the Chief Medical Officer of DFH for 15 years and is the Chief Medical Officer for Diagnostic Solutions Labs, and the Vice President for Health Sciences, Director of the Human Nutrition Institute, and Associate Professor of Clinical Sciences at the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut. He maintains a private practice, Whole Body Medicine in Fairfield, CT specializing in functional nutritional and metabolic medicine.
Dr Oscar Coetzee
As a Doctor of Clinical Nutritional and Associate Professor, Dr Oscar Coetzee currently serves as the Nutrition Department’s clinical Director. He specialties are metabolic syndrome, intestinal permeability, weight loss resistance, type 2 diabetes, sports performance, enhancement and irritable bowel syndrome. Dr Coetzee is currently a faculty member at the university of Bridgeport and the Associate Director of the Nutrition Tract in the Doctor of Health Science Degree. This degree is at the cutting edge of nutritional evidence-based science and the development of nutritional intervention protocols for various chronic diseases.
Learn about the clinical applications and the research behind this new DNA/PCR stool test.
Presented by Dr David Brady, Chief Medical Officer for Diagnostic Solutions Laboratories and Dr Oscar Coetzee, Doctor of Clinical Nutrition and Associate Professor.