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Second Webinar of 'The Microbiota Hard Talks' Webinar Series to Broadcast Live in July

The second webinar of 'The Microbiota Hard Talks - Live from Texas Medical Center' webinar series, 'Use and Abuse of Antibiotics in the Microbiota Era', will broadcast live on Friday, 7th July, 2017 at 8:00 AM - 8:45 AM (Houston Time, GMT-06:00) / 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM (GMT). The webinar will be presented by Professor Charalabos Pothoulakis of Los Angeles, California, Director of Research at Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, with an expertise in digestive diseases, at the University of California Los Angeles, and current Vice Chair of the Hormones, Transmitters, Growth Factors and Receptors Section of the American Gastroenterological Association. 

To register today for the 7th July webinar, visit

To view the flyer for the 7th July webinar, visit

Did you miss the first webinar of the Microbiota Hard Talks webinar series, 'Exploring the hidden world of Human Gut Microbiota'? If so, there is an on-demand version available for viewing today!

To view the first webinar, visit

Register and/or login to the webinar series program and gain on-demand access by clicking on the title of the first webinar highlighted in purple. All webinars will be archived after their respective live broadcasts for on-demand viewing.

To receive a Certificate of Participation for viewing the first and/or second webinar,

Certificates will also be available on 'The Microbiota Hard Talks' program website.

Supported by an unrestricted medical educational grant from Biocodex France, 'The Microbiota Hard Talks - Live From Texas Medical Center', a three part education webinar series, aims to provide medical education in the field of the human gut microbiota. Developed by Professors Henry Cohen, Director of ECHO Project Uruguay, Secretary General of National Academy of Medicine Montevideo, Uruguay, and Eamonn Quigley, David M Underwood Chair of Medicine in Digestive Disorders, Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College at Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA, and both former Presidents of WGO, the interactive educational program offers the chance to join experts and like-minded colleagues from around the globe on state-of-the-art microbiota topics. Each webinar features a presentation by a renowned lecturer and includes time dedicated to an interactive question and answer session.

For more information about the webinar series visit the WGO Educational Programs webpage,