2008 CDHNF/NASPGHAN Conference

The NASPGHAN - CDHNF Partnership: A Decade of Progress
A Clinical and Scientific Conference

November 12 - 15, 2008
San Diego, CA
  • Final Program

  • Abstracts

    Postgraduate Course Modules- Thursday, November 13
    Audio Version - mp3 format

    1. Anticipating long-term nutritional complicatons of TPN - Maria Mascarenhas, MD.
    2. Are you what you eat - The effect of infant diet on later health - Susanna Huh, MD
    3. Can diet prevent food allergies - Frank Greer, MD
    4. Can vitamin E help in liver disease - Ronald Sokol, MD
    5. Does inflammation interfere with iron - Richard Grand, MD
    6. How does enteral feeding affect the intestinal microbiome - Eytan Wine, MD
    7. How does obesity effect NAFLD chronic liver disease - Simon Horslen, MD
    8. Long chain omega-3 fatty acid - Does it prevent cholestasis - Beth Carter, MD
    9. Managing metabolic syndrome - Stavra Xanthakos, MD
    10. On the line - Preventing catheter sepsis - Jeffrey Rudolph, MD
    11. The fool-labeling act and its effect on food-restricted diets - Vanessa Ludlow, RD
    12. The successful elimination diet for eosinophilic esophagitis (EE) - Amir Kagalwalla, MD
    13. Vitamin D - It is not just for the bones - Francisco Sylvester, MD

    Clinical Challenge Luncheons - Saturday, November 15

    1. Allergic bowel disease
    2. Therapeutic approaches to irritable bowel syndrome: We feel your pain
    3. Evaluating neonatal liver failure
    4. Polyps and polyposis syndromes
    5. How best to treat nonacid reflux?
    6. Managing complications of GERD
    7. Managing gastrointestinal complications of Cystic Fibrosis
    8. Biliary disease: Stones and groans in the upper right quadrant
    9. Metabolic liver disease: When to consider the diagnosis and how to make it
    10. Refractory constipation; Where does it stop?