Wednesday 16th June 2021 at 7pm BST

Autoimmune diseases and Plant-based Diets

with Dr Micah Yu, Rheumatologist

Hosted by Rohini Bajekal, Nutritionist & Board Member of Plant-Based Health Professionals UK
(CPD Accredited with 1 CPD Hour from the British Society of Lifestyle Medicine and CME accredited for the LM MOC)

Why should I join this webinar?

  • Understand the role of plant based diet in rheumatic disease
  • Understand how the gut microbiome affects the immune system
  • Understand the role of inflammation in autoimmune disease
Dr Micah Yu - Plant-Based Diets and Autoimmune Diseases

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About the speaker

Dr. Micah Yu is a rheumatologist in California who is in private practice. He went to Chicago Medical School and Loma Linda University for his internal medicine residency and rheumatology fellowship. He is currently in his 2nd fellowship in integrative medicine at the University of Arizona. He has gout and spondyloarthritis himself and has used a plant-based diet to help with his medical conditions.

He uses his social media to empower patients on how to improve their health through integrative medicine and a plant-based diet. He can be found on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter as well @myautoimmunemd. Dr Yu’s clinic website is and his personal website is

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This webinar lasts one hour including a Live Q&A.

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