Immunity, analytical advances, and sleep: Themes and first speakers announced for IPA World Congress + Probiota Americas

By Stephen Daniells

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Delegate registration is now open for the IPA World Congress + Probiota Americas in Washington DC, with speakers already for a blockbuster opening session on microbiome modulation to boost immunity and improve COVID outcomes.

After two years as a digital event, the IPA World Congress + Probiota Americas​, the leading annual event for the prebiotic​, probiotic ​and the microbiota ​focused food and pharma industries in the Americas, will take place June 1-3, 2022 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, Washington DC.

Early bird discount ends Thursday, March 31, 2022, so book your place today!

The event will feature world-leading experts to present the latest scientific, technical and market insights, and opens with presentations from Paul Wischmeyer, MD from Duke University School of Medicine on the impressive results from his clinical trial​ showing LGGs protective potential in COVID-19 households.

This will be followed by more impressive data from Mexico​ on how a combination of probiotics may positively affect outcomes in COVID outpatients, presented by Pedro Gutiérrez-Castrellón, MD, from the Hospital General Dr. Manuel Gea Gonzalez and the International Scientific Council for Probiotics in Mexico City.

Other key themes include microbiome modulation to improve sleep, the gut-brain axis and stress management, advances in the enumeration and development of novel probiotics, the latest market data on probiotics across the Americas, regulatory updates, and much more.

Exploring DC

Washington DC is home to countless free things to do, world-class events and an amazing dining scene. The city is among favorite travel destinations, listed as the number 1 place to visit in 2020 by the New York Times​. It’s also been honored as the most exciting food city in America.

Discounted room rates at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel are available. For more information to book rooms, please click HERE​.

The video below shows you highlights of 2019’s event in Vancouver:

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