UCLA CNSR in the News

Dr. Kirsten Tillisch interviewed at Digestive Disease Week 2016
Mindfulness Training Improves IBS Symptoms, Quality of Life

Magazine/Online Articles



“How Your Gut Bacteria Influences Your Emotions”
NPR | On Point with Tom Ashbrook
June 29, 2015


“Gut Bacteria Might Guide The Workings Of Our Minds”
NPR | On Point with Tom Ashbrook
November 18, 2013


5 tips to keep your gut microbiome healthy (May 18, 2016)

The Mind Gut Microbiome Connection (UCLA, February 2016)

Gut Micbrobiota and the Brain (UCLA, September 2015)

Natural Health Breakthroughs with Brenda Watson: PBS, July 2015

Gut Feelings: Emeran Mayer TEDxUCLA (May 30, 2015)

Gut Microbiome (interview with Dr. Kirsten Tillisch and Dr. Emeran Mayer)

The Microbiome Mind and Brain Interactions (December10, 2015)

19th Annual UCLA Health Care Symposium: UCLA, February 2015

The mind-brain-body connection (June 15, 2011)

“Brain Scan Database Aims to Accelerate Chronic Pain Research”
Voice of America (November 6, 2013)

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