What Your Gut Is Telling You Health Talk

Dec 11, 2018 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

7:00 pm - Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Dr. Ilnyckyj is an associate professor at the University of Manitoba, in the Section of Gastroenterology. Her clinical interest is in the area of functional gastrointestinal illness, IBS being one of them. In addition to her patient work she has been involved in clinical research and more recently, become extensively involved in the administration of education at both the undergraduate and post graduate level at the University of Manitoba.

Wayne J Manishen, MD, FRCPC, Lecturer University of Manitoba, Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology has been in Consultative practice since 1994 in Winnipeg, at St. Boniface and Victoria Hospitals. 

8:00 pm - The Screening and Treatment of Colorectal Cancer 

Dr. Ramzi Helewa is a Minimally Invasive Colorectal Surgeon from the Department of Surgery at the University of Manitoba. He completed his General Surgery residency at the University of Manitoba followed by Colorectal Fellowship Training at the University of Ottawa. During his training at the University of Ottawa, he also attended the Telfer School of Management, enrolled the Improving Quality and Patient Safety: The Physician Leadership Program. He also holds a Masters of Science degree in Surgery with a focus on quality of care of colorectal cancer therapy.

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