Media Advisory: St. Joseph's launches DocTalks

Jan. 29, 2018

A series of free health lectures with leading physicians and researchers

London, Ontario – Dr. Gregor Reid, a scientist at Lawson Health Research Institute and one of the world's leading experts on probiotics, will kick off the first of six lectures designed to highlight how St. Joseph’s is tackling the pressing health issues of our time. Dr. Reid will present his research on probiotics and discuss how beneficial bacteria can have a dramatic effect on a person’s overall health.

Upcoming DocTalks will explore topics ranging from the future of breast cancer care to managing sleep disorders. Registration is free but space is limited. Attendees must RSVP.

Members of the media are invited to attend Dr. Reid’s presentation and interview him about his research on probiotics. Dr. Gillian Kernaghan, President and CEO, St. Joseph’s Health Care London, will also be available for interviews about the DocTalks lecture series.

What: DocTalks lecture with Dr. Gregor Reid “Probiotic Power: What a healthy gut can do for you”

When: Tuesday, January 30 Where: St. Joseph’s Hospital, Shuttleworth Auditorium

What time: Interview opportunities for Dr. Reid and Dr. Gillian Kernaghan at 6:45 pm. Lecture begins at 7 pm.

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For more information:

Laura Janecka
Marketing and Communications Officer
519.646.6100 ext. 65449

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