British Society for Ecological Medicine

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The principal aim of the Society is to promote the study and good practice of allergy, environmental and nutritional medicine for the benefit of the public. These interconnected disciplines play a major part in Ecological Medicine, which is known under the term Functional Medicine in the United States.  Ecological Medicine offers an approach to diagnosis, prevention and to non-toxic treatment that is relevant to all medical practice, and have proved particularly useful in patients with many very common chronic conditions that have not responded to conventional treatments.
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June 2017 Conference Series 


Friday 16th June


A joint BSEM / Allergy Research Foundation Conference


‘Systems Medicine: Bridging the Gap between Science and Clinical Practice’


Further details can be found at our ticketing website - see link below.

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Saturday 17th June 


Special offer from the NeuroLipid Research Foundation to members who would like to attend both events - the BSEM conference and the Membrane Medicine symposium the next day. 


‘Merging Academics with Clinical Practice in Membrane Medicine’


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Autumn Seminar


Friday 10th November 2017, The Hallam Conference Centre, London W1


Reversing Obesity & Type II Diabetes: Failing with Diet, Succeeding with Fasting



  • Why the orthodox dietary recommendations to counter obesity, type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease consistently fail. 

  • Insulin resistance as the instigator of most obesity and type 2 diabetes 

  • Why diet and exercise cannot reverse insulin resistance 

  • Fasting as a solution for insulin resistance and why it works.

  • Fasting to reverse many chronic diseases and improve longevity.

  • The ketogenic diet for weight loss maintenance.

  • Fasting patients: a practical guide by experienced practitioners. 

Presentations by:

Dr Jason Fung 
Dr Francoise Wilhelmi de Toledo 
Dr Shideh Pouria
Gilian Crowther
Dr John McLaren Howard 
Dr Rachel Nicoll

CPD points - tbc 


Biographies, Abstracts and Programme - available soon for download. Please check back.

STUDENTS - Special Prices Available - Apply here

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