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Southeastern Pediatric Nutrition Conference

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Holiday Inn Resort Wilmington E-Wrightsville Bch

1706 North Lumina Avenue

Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480

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Pediatric Malnutrition Diagnosis and Treatment: Are We Falling Short?

Conference Summary:
Pediatric malnutrition is a disparity between intake and nutrient requirements resulting in cumulative deficits in energy, protein, or micronutrients that may negatively affect growth and development. This conference will review measures used to diagnose, assess and identify possible etiologies of malnutrition. Through a multidisciplinary approach, attendees will learn key causes, challenges, improvements in treatment and the impact of malnutrition.
Conference Objectives
After completing this activity attendees will be able to:

  1. Diagnose malnutrition
  2. Identify the social, psychological and environmental causes of malnutrition
  3. Describe evidence-based methods for prevention and treatment of malnutrition and micronutrient deficiencies
  4. Identify general and disease-specific nutrition concerns and their effects in the infant, childhood, and adolescent populations

Conference Agenda

THURSDAY, NOV. 8, 2018

11:30am - 12:00pm
Registration and Lunch

12:00pm - 12:15pm
Welcome and Overview
Robert “Chip” Williams, MD

12:15pm - 1:15pm
Multidisciplinary Assessment and Behavior treatment of Children with Feeding Disorders
William Sharp, Ph.D.
Director, Pediatric Feeding Disorders Program
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Associate Professor, Division of Autism and Related Disorders &
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
Emory University School of Medicine

1:15pm - 2:00pm
Break

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Identifying and treating malnutrition using a multidisciplinary approach
Susanna Y. Huh, MD MPH
Director, Growth and Nutrition Program
Associate Director, Center for Nutrition
Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Boston Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA


3:00pm - 4:00pm
Start to finish: diagnosing malnutrition from preterm infants to Adults
Patricia Becker, MS, RD, CSP, CNSC
Pediatric Nutrition Specialist
KidsRD.com
Blue Ash, OH

4:00pm - 4:15pm
Break

4:15pm - 5:15pm
We Really are What We Eat - Probiotics, Prebiotics and the Microbiome’s
Role in Child Health and Disease

Benjamin D Gold MD, FACG, FAAP
Gi Care for Kids, LLC
Children’s Center for Digestive Healthcare, LLC
Atlanta, GA

5:15pm - 5:30pm
Review, summary and closing statements

FRIDAY, NOV. 9, 2018

7:30am - 8:00am
Breakfast and Registration

8:00am - 8:15am
Welcome and Overview
Robert “Chip” Williams, MD

8:15am - 9:15am
Identifying Pediatric Malnutrition Using Nutrition Focused Physical Exam
Jodi Wolff MS, RDN, LD, FAND, FAACPDM
Pediatric Dietitian
Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital
University Hospitals Solon Health Center
Solon, OH


9:15am -10:15am
“It’s Alimentary My Dear Watson” – Dietary Approaches to Disease Management in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
Benjamin D Gold MD, FACG, FAAP
Gi Care for Kids, LLC
Children’s Center for Digestive Healthcare, LLC
Atlanta, GA


10:15am -10:45am
Break

10:45am -11:45am
Early Life Nutrition and Brain Development
Michael K. Georgieff MD
Martin Lenz Harrison Land Grant Chair
Professor in Pediatrics and the Institute of Child Development
Head, Division of Neonatology
Executive Vice Chair, Department of Pediatrics
University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital
Director, Center for Neurobehavioral Development
University of Minnesota School of Medicine
Minneapolis, MN


11:45am - 12:45pm
Lunch

12:45pm - 1:45pm
Improve Care Now: Partnering with the Patients and Colleagues to Improve Outcomes
for Children Living with Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
Sandra C. Kim, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Co – Director, Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
Childrens’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Pittsburg, PA


1:45pm - 2:45pm
Food Insecurity, Public Policies, and Child Health and Development
Deborah A Frank, MD
Director, Grow Clinic for Children
Professor of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine
Boston MA


2:45pm - 3:15pm
Break

3:15pm - 4:15pm
The Grow Clinic and the Nutrition Prescription
Emily Sylvester, MS, RD, LDN, CLC
Pediatric Dietitian, The Grow Clinic at Boston Medical Center
Breastfeeding Help @ Home National Institutes of Health
Boston, MA

4:15pm - 4:30pm
Review, summary and closing statements

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Hotel Information

HOLIDAY INN RESORT
1706 North Lumina Avenue
Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480

To reserve a room:
Call (877) 330-5050
wrightsville.holidayinnresorts.com

Conference group rates:
$149 oceanfront • $129 sound side

Please note - if you are travelling from out of state, the Wilmington airport code is ILM.
Holiday Inn Resort has a complimentary shuttle from the airport.

Credit Information

CME:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) through the joint providership of South East Area Health Education Center (SEAHEC) and INFANTS. SEAHEC is accredited by the NCMS to provide continuing medical education for physicians. SEAHEC designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

10.0 Nursing Contact Hours
SEAHEC is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the North Carolina Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Participants must attend the entire program each day in orer to receive credit. No partial credit will be given.
Thursday’s Nursing Contact Hours: 4.0
Friday’s Nursing Contact Hours: 6.0

Contact Hours:
Thursday: Up to 4.0
Friday: Up to 6.0

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