Pure Encapsulations® Is Proud to Sponsor the World’s First Gluten Summit
Summit encourages the question, “Could this health issue be due to gluten?”

November 7, 2013 – Sudbury, MA – Pure Encapsulations®, a leading manufacturer of research-based, hypo-allergenic nutritional supplements, is proud to be a sponsor of the world’s first Gluten Summit, from November 11th-17th. As a leader in hypo-allergenic nutritional supplements, Pure will help bring the latest research in gluten-related disorders to the public eye..

“It is important to call attention to gluten-related disorders to improve knowledge of proper treatment and diagnosis methods,” states Kelly C. Heim, Ph.D., Nutritional Pharmacologist at Pure Encapsulations.  “As a leader in the hypo-allergenic community, Pure Encapsulations feels a strong responsibility to help elucidate the latest developments, as well as to address common misconceptions about gluten-related disorders.”

Free to all attendees, the goal of ‘The Gluten Summit’ is to shift the scientific discussion and clinical recognition of gluten-related disorders forward by five years. The summit will host 4-5 interviews each day featuring 29 of the world’s experts and opinion leaders on the topics of gluten-related disorders, nutrition and healthy living. These interviews will be available to watch on demand from the Gluten Summit website. Each interview will feature education information including healthy practices for individuals and families with gluten-related disorders. Topics will include:

  • The latest research on gluten-related disorders
  • Why we MUST call more attention to them
  • Proper diagnosis/treatment methods
  • “Could this health issue be due to gluten?”

Archives of the summit (audio presentations and transcripts) will be available to purchase for those who wish to retain the information that will be presented.

For more information about the Gluten Summit, or to register, please visit, or contact Bryanna Charbonneau at

About Pure Encapsulations®
A business unit of Atrium Innovations Inc. (TSX: ATB), Pure Encapsulations is committed to producing a complete line of research-based nutritional supplements. Available through health professionals, finished products are pure and hypo-allergenic to optimize the long-term health of the most sensitive patients. Pure Encapsulations is an industry leader in quality, with an extensive raw material and finished product testing program that includes analysis for identity, potency, environmental contaminants, oxidation and more by certified third party laboratories. Pure Encapsulations is NSF-GMP registered in the U.S., GMP certified in Canada and exceeds the standards of the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) for supplement manufacturing. For additional information, please visit

About Atrium Innovations
Atrium Innovations Inc. (TSX: ATB) is a globally recognized leader in the development, manufacturing, and commercialization of innovative, science-based natural health products which are distributed in more than 35 countries.  The Company owns healthcare practitioner and specialized retail product brands that are at the forefront of science, innovation and education.  Atrium has over 1,100 employees and operates seven manufacturing facilities complying with current Good Manufacturing Practices. Additional information is available at

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