The Nordic Conference - Dubai, UAE - 27-29 October 2023

$ 795.00

Genetics | Microbiome | Organic Acids | Mold & Toxicity -                                            LAST MINUTE SIGN UP? DO NOT BOOK HERE - E-MAIL! 



with dnalife

Genetics | Microbiome | Organic Acids | Mold & Toxicity
October 27th - 29th 2023
Fairmont The Palm Hotel, Palm Jumeirah - The Palm Jumeirah - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Join us for this 3 day in-person event where experienced genetics and functional medicine clinicians will help strengthen your clinical understanding of functional testing, enabling you to apply the knowledge gained and insights of such tests in confidently finding the root cause of their condition and improving outcomes. Dr David Brady, a global expert in functional medicine, will be lecturing on how to use the GI MAP test in clinical practice and will be joined by Umahro Cadogan and Helen Gautschi RD lecturing on genetics, and Dr. Walid Khairallah MD, lecturing on Organic Acids, Mold & Toxicity.

  • Functional and genetic testing can be considered valuable & complementary tools that support a personalised, integrative and systems biology approach to healthcare.
  • To interpret the GI MAP test in clinical practice and apply interventions based on the test results using real-world examples.
  • To interpret organic acids in clinical practice with a focus on the Krebs cycle; testing organic acids is crucial to a comprehensive functional medicine workup.
  • Toxic chemicals and mould infections impact chronic disease.
  • If we understand genetic variation and expression, personalised strategies can be developed to mitigate and, ideally, prevent disease.
  • to understand the benefits of including a genetic test for every patient (Nordic test-pairing); when combined with functional testing, genetics provides objective information allowing for a more precise treatment strategy.

You will receive

• 3-day IN-PERSON lectures

• FREE access to our dnalife Certification Course – Online
This includes 6 tests:* DNA Health, DNA Diet, DNA Sport, DNA Mind, DNA Oestrogen & Medcheck
(You will receive instructions on how to log in to access this material after we have received your registration)

*Kindly note: testing is to be done on yourself to aid your learning. ONE of each test per attendee.

To get the MOST out of the in-person training, we highly recommend that you complete as much of the online learning as possible BEFORE you come to Dubai. The in-person lectures on genetics will rely on you having some prior knowledge.

Speaker Biographies:

Dr David Brady:

Dr. David M. Brady has over 30 years of experience as an integrative practitioner and over 25 years in health sciences academia. He is a licensed naturopathic medical physician in Connecticut and Vermont, is board-certified in functional medicine and clinical nutrition, and is a Fellow of the American College of Nutrition. He maintains a private practice within the integrative medicine group Whole Body Medicine, in Fairfield, CT (USA). Dr. Brady is also the Chief Medical Officer for Designs for Health, Inc. and Diagnostic Solutions Labs, LLC. Dr. Brady is one of the foremost authorities on properly diagnosing and treating fibromyalgia, has been featured in top popular media and has been published in leading peer-reviewed medical journals including OpenJournal of Rheumatology and Autoimmune Disease and Integrative Medicine: A Clinician’s Journal. He is an internationally sought-after presenter on nutritional, functional and integrative medicine.

Umahro Cadogan:

Umahro has worked in the field of Functional Medicine and health for more than 20 years and is renowned for his clinical experience and expertise, his understanding of systems biology and his lecturing skills. He runs a busy Functional Medicine clinic in Copenhagen seeing patients from all over the world. Given his knowledge within genetics and Functional Medicine, Umahro has been a part of choosing, developing and evaluating the dnalife profiles. He uses them extensively in his clinical practice on patients; world-class athletes; and top performers within business, music and culture to help them find out what it takes to perform and function optimally and prevent disease manifesting itself in the first place. He has run workshops for dnalife since 2014 and has a fantastic ability to convey complex nutrigenomics and biochemistry.

Helen Gautschi, RD (SA)

Helen Gautschi is a registered dietician (SA) and holds a Bachelor of Science Dietetics (Honours) degree. Helen has a special interest in personalised healthcare and nutrition, especially, the field of nutrigenetics and nutrigenomics, and believes this to be a key area for management of health and wellbeing. Since joining DNAlysis, a genetic testing laboratory, over eight years ago, Helen has keenly been growing her knowledge in the field of personalised healthcare and nutrition, and understanding the practical applications of genetic tests in the healthcare environment. She has given numerous lectures, both local and internationally, on the subject of nutrigenetics and personalised medicine in practice. Her role as educator and researcher, allows her to pass on genomics knowledge to like-minded healthcare practitioners.

Dr. Walid Khairallah MD

Walid Khairallah is a renowned endocrinologist and internal medicine specialist. Graduate of the American University of Beirut with over 18 years of experience, as a clinician. In 2010 he founded Green Clinics in Lebanon, which is a multidisciplinary clinic with an integrated approach to medicine. He is an expert in evidence-based nutritional therapy, integrative medicine, and functional medical care with a successful track record in tackling difficult cases, using the integrative approach. Dr. Khairallah’s areas of expertise include treatments that support patients with dysbiosis, inflammatory bowel disease, autism and ADHD, hormonal imbalances and fertility problems, obesity and regenerative anti-aging medicine. He also works with healthy people interested in healthier aging, well-being and peak performance.



• Friday 27 October 2023

• Saturday 28 October 2023

• Sunday 29 October 2023

Location: Fairmont The Palm Hotel, Palm Jumeirah - The Palm Jumeirah - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Language: English 

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