Eos Connection Summary in Birmingham
Saturday, September 14, 2013 from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM (CDT)
American Partnership for Eosinophilic Disorders and Children's Hospital of Alabama are presenting a half-day conference to summarize key material presented at APFED's 11th Annual Patient Conference held June, 2013 in Philadelphia.
To review a summary of material presented at APFED's 2013 patient conference:
• EGID Bootcamp
• School issues
• Food trials and elimination diets
Who Should Attend?
This conference is designed specifically for adult patients, adolescent patients, and parents of children who have eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases. Registrants must be over the age of 11 to register. Childcare will not be provided at this meeting. Please make appropriate arrangements for children under the age of 11.
9:30 a.m. - Welcome
9:35-10:20 a.m. - EGID Bootcamp (Suzanne Hammett, CRNP)
10:20-10:50 a.m. - Elimination Diets (Victoria DeLano, APFED)
10:50 - 11:00 a.m. - Break
11:00 - 11:30 a.m. - School Issues (Kelly Morris)
11:30 - 11:45 a.m. - Local EoE Research Projects (Erika Smith, MD)
11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Q&A (Panelists and Reed Dimmitt, MD, MPH)
*Agenda and speakers are subject to change.