The Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine is pleased to offer a series of public nutritional medicine education lectures – MedEd 4 Everyone.

Join us for our second event, Digestive Wellness, and hear from leading nutritional medicine experts as they discuss the connection between diet and nutrition and its impact on the health of your gut and general wellbeing.  After each speaker, there will be time for questions from the audience.

Our Speakers

Dr Elsa Gladigau

Dr Elsa Gladigau – practising GP with a special interest in nutritional and environmental medicine will introduce you to the Gut Microbiome and the important role it plays in your health

Emma Park

Emma Park – educator, Holistic Nutritionist and industry leader in the field of Gut Health will discuss fermented and functional foods for Gastrointestinal Health

Britt Gardner

Britt Gardner – accredited Dietitian and Nutritionist will talk you through how to read food labels with confidence so you can make informed choices in the supermarket and in restaurants

Dr Fiona Enkelmann

Dr Fiona Enkelmann – experienced Holistic GP will look at a practical approach to digestive health from a integrative medical perspective

The MC for the afternoon will be Dr Christabelle Yeoh. Christabelle is the President of ACNEM, and has been working in integrative medicine for many years. She has a strong clinical interest in neurological, gastrointestinal and metabolic health and is passionate about the connections between human metabolism, biology and behaviour.

For more information on our speakers, visit our Speakers page.


10 minutes Dr Christabelle Yeoh – Welcome
30 minutes Introducing the Gut Microbiome.
5 minutes Q&A
30 minutes Fermented and functional foods for Gastrointestinal Health wellbeing.
5 minutes Q&A
20 minutes Break – Tea, Coffee and refreshments available
30 minutes Reading food labels with confidence – learn how to make informed choices in the supermarket and in restaurants.
5 minutes Q&A
30 minutes A practical approach to digestive health from an integrative medicine perspective.
5 minutes Q&A
10 minutes Dr Christabelle Yeoh – Session wrap up


Tickets are now available to book online.

$50 full price

$45 concession


Please note:

  • Tickets can be printed out or shown to event staff on your mobile device.
  • We do not hold tickets without payment being made.
  • Seating is general admission.
  • We cannot guarantee refunds or exchanges once tickets are purchased.
  • Appropriate evidence of eligibility may be required when booking tickets at concession prices. Concession price is available to holders of Seniors Card, Pension Card, Health Care Card, University students, anyone under 17 years. Please bring proof of concession with you to the event.
  • Our full terms and conditions for purchasing tickets online can be read here.


AMREP Education Centre Lecture Theatre
The Alfred
89 Commercial Road
Melbourne 3004

Parking at the Venue
Car parking is available at the venue for $10.00. The visitor car park is accessible from Centre Lane, an internal roadway, which runs off Commercial Road and is located between The Alfred Centre and The Burnet tower. Traffic approaching along Commercial Road, from either direction, can turn into Centre Lane.
Some metered street parking is also available in the surrounding streets.

Public Transport information
Tram 72 and Buses 216, 219 and 220 travel along Commercial Road.
Bus 246 travels along Punt Road.
Trams 3, 5, 6, 16, 64 and 67 travel along St Kilda Road.

Prahran (Sandringham line) is the nearest train station and this is approx. 500metres away in Greville Street.


The AMREP Education Centre Lecture Theatre at The Alfred is user friendly for people with a disability and is wheelchair accessible. The venue provides toilet facilities that cater for disability and wheelchair access.

The venue has seating spaces dedicated to patrons using a wheelchair. These spaces need to be pre-booked, so please inform us of your requirements when making a booking.

Walking frames and other walking aides are not to remain in the auditorium during the session. However, they are permitted in the auditorium for use by patrons accessing their seat. Our team will be able to store the walking aide nearby, returning it to the patron at interval and at the conclusion of the event.

Contact Us

If you have any further queries, please do not hesitate to contact ACNEM via or 03 9597 0363