Prof. Marotta has been invited by VCC Preventive Medical Foundation to join its organized Functional Medicine network China meeting, held in Shanghai Oct 20-21, 2018. The meeting was largely successful with also live connected physicians and gathered prime speakers of functional medicine, laboratories and public hospitals from China and Taiwan. The meeting set a number of solid Evidence-Based diagnostic and interventional protocols mingling modern Functional Medicine and a scientifically re-visited TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine). The overall vision reinforced the concept that medical practice, i.e. taking good health surveillance and care needs multiple tools within an united operating framework. The talk of prof. Marotta was on gut microbiota and cardiovascular disease.
The first International ReGenera R&D International for Aging Intervention and VCC Preventive Medical Promotion Foundation has been a flashy success.
It has been held in Beijing last June 8, having as topics Gut Microbiota and Health. The keynote speaker was prof. Marotta and the meeting features the most authoritative Asian specialists in the field.
The conference room was fully packed and, most important, about 10.000 physicians and health professionals registered for a live attendance at distance.
The event as covered by the most reputed national TV channels and in the next days a series of interviews followed up.
The organizer, VCC Preventive Medical Promotion Foundation, given this success, is planning further similar top scientific gatherings this year in other locations.
There was a general consensus on the importance to deepen our knowledge in this area as well ass starting providing practical steps forwards an evaluation and phenotypic monitoring of gut microbiota, while envisaging designer pro-prebiotics interventions.