St Anne’s Society, South of England Branch: Diet, Digestion and Disease

The St Anne’s Society, South of England Branch would like to invite you to join them to learn about how, what and when we eat affects our health and chronic diseases such as type 2 Diabetes and heart disease.

Speakers include;

Adrian de Soto, a current DPhil Student at St Anne’s, who will talk about his research on Ketosis, a natural state induced by fasting which might be therapeutic for various chronic diseases, including diabetes and heart disease.

Dr Diane Ackerley, alumna of the College, who will speak about the ‘microbiome’, the bacteria that live in our guts and have important effects on our health. Is this just the latest fad? Is fibre still the answer? What is the evidence? What should we eat?

This is now an online event via Zoom.  Tickets are £6 and bookings can be made until Thursday 1st October.
Please book online via Eventbrite using this link:


This event is organised and administered by the St Anne’s Society, South Branch. All data given is therefore outside of St Anne’s College’s remit and control and not viewable by the College. The College holds no liability for any bookings made. Please note if you would like to update your details with College, please email