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Novotel York hotelColon Hydrotherapy International Congress (CHIC) 2017

This years CHIC in association with ARCH, IPCH and I-ACT will take place on Sunday 8th October at Novotel Hotel, Fishergate, York. YO10 4FD.

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This year speakers are: Dr Simon Smale and Dr Ashton Harper

We welcome everyone to join us for a full day of learning, Lunch included, 7 Hours CPD points and a chance to meet your colleagues.
All for just £45.00 per person. (Members Rate) Yes, that’s just £45.00 for a full day of CPD including lunch too!
(Non-Members of RICTAT, IPCH, I-ACT & ARCH rate is £75.00).

Contact us by email 0r your Association Rep:

Dr Simon Smale

DrSmale is a Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist at York Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. He provides endoscopy (upper and lower GI), diagnosis and treatment of functional GI disease (such as irritable bowel syndrome), oesophageal physiology and more. He worked for Dame Prof Black at the Royal Free Hospital before doing specialist training in Gastroenterology based at Kings College Hospital, London. He undertook research into the use of faecal markers in gastro-intestinal disease with Prof Q Aziz, is also a trustee of the IBS network, has a strong interest for C. Difficle related diarrhoea& spoken at national meetings on these topics. In 2014/15 he was a Specialist Advisors to NICE on the topic of IBS.

Dr Ashton Harper

Dr Harper obtained a B.Sc. degree in physiology and pharmacology in 2007 from University College London where he later graduated in 2010 in medicine. He worked in the NHS for 5 years during which time he discovered his passion for the management of GI diseases. Whilst working in GI surgery he achieved membership of the Royal College of Surgeons and awarded a post-graduate travelling fellowship to visit the Cleveland Clinic in the USA to observe world leading doctors manage inflammatory bowel disease. Published in the fields of nutrition and GI diseases and has presented his work at multiple national and international medical congresses. He has joined the probiotic industry where he is responsible for medical expertise to Protexin Human Healthcare.

We are also going to be hosting workshops. We have listened to things you are interested in, and have a series of workshops lined up for you, all of which we hope will aid you in your daily practice.