Paul Bertrand
03 October 2017

The Secret Gut - Microbiota and the Microbiome

Only in the last 10 years have we begun to discover the secrets of the role our gut organisms play in our overall health and wellbeing. Join Dr Paul Bertrand has he takes you into the interconnected world of the gut and the brain...


Paul Bertrand


Dr. Paul Bertrand completed his PhD in Pharmacology & Toxicology at Michigan State University (US). He has worked in Australia since 1994, starting at the University of Melbourne as a research-only post-doctoral fellow supported by the NIH and NHMRC and later at UNSW as a teaching/research academic. Since 2013, Dr Bertrand's laboratory has been based at RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. Dr Bertrand's group investigates the neuronal and hormonal control of the gastrointestinal tract in health and disease. The goal is to develop tailored diagnostics for a variety of gastrointestinal disorders such as Inflammatory Bowel Disease and conditions such as obesity. Dr Bertrand's research into enteric neuroscience has produced 70 published papers and an h-index of 31 from 2,998 citations (Google scholar), including 6 articles with ≥100 citations and 20 with ≥50 citations. Dr Bertrand is a top contributor to the news website theconversation.com and is regularly invited to comment on gastrointestinal health issues in the media.


31 May 2018
itemprop="description"Exciting new chapter in gut health.
23 May 2018
itemprop="description"Interesting topic
16 May 2018
itemprop="description"Very interesting
16 May 2018
itemprop="description"Good presentation
08 Apr 2018
itemprop="description"Very Interesting subject
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10 Dec 2017
itemprop="description"Fantastic research.
17 Oct 2017
itemprop="description"Great Lecture Thank you.
12 Oct 2017
itemprop="description"Very intersting and informative lecture.

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