Articles posted by Margaret Stallings

White House Accepts NASPGHAN’s Bold Commitment to End Hunger and Build Healthy Communities

* BREAKING NEWS * White House Accepts NASPGHAN’s Bold Commitment to End Hunger and Build Healthy Communities February 27, 2024 – Today the Biden-Harris Administration announced new commitments to the White House Challenge to End Hunger and Build Healthy Communities. NASPGHAN is excited to announce the White House has accepted its commitment of $25,000 to

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NASPGHAN ALERT: Guidance for Flovent HFA Upcoming Discontinuation Used For The Treatment of Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Please see the following alert from the EGID Special Interest Group. Situation: Brand name Flovent HFA will no longer be manufactured after December 31, 2023. Background: • Flovent HFA is a commonly utilized swallowed topical steroid treatment for patients with eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE). It works by the patient swallowing the aerosolized medication dispensed by a

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New Video on Treatment of EoE

Watch our new video on the Treatment of EoE This video presents information about the current treatment options for Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE). It does NOT address other types of food allergies or eosinophilic conditions beyond the esophagus. Always consult with your health care providers when making decisions about treatment. Supported by an educational grant from

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Nutrition Pearls – Podcasts

Nutrition Pearls: The Pediatric GI Nutrition Podcast is an enlightening podcast brought to you by The NASPGHAN Council for Pediatric Nutrition Professionals. Join us as we dive into the fascinating world of pediatric nutrition, featuring insightful discussions led by expert pediatric GI registered dietitians. Listen here. Each episode of Nutrition Pearls is packed with valuable

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summer students

2023 Medical Student Mentored Summer Research Program

The deadline for submission is March 15, 2023. Application Form Purpose: To develop a program at multiple sites throughout the U.S. and Canada through which medical students can have 10-week research experience under the mentorship of basic or clinical scientists with a research focus in pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology, or nutrition. Candidates: Students in good standing

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NASPGHAN 50th Anniversary

NASPGHAN 50th Anniversary History Project

View the celebratory I am NASPGHAN video. NASPGHAN celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2022. The occasion highlighted the Society’s history with a timeline detailing the seminal events that have made NASPGHAN into the organization it is today. Professor Jim Heubi proposed that a concerted effort be made to develop a comprehensive, yet concise history of

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Bowel Sounds – History Episode

In this special episode, Dr. Peter Lu and Dr. Jennifer Lee share their favorite stories from interviews with past presidents of NASPGHAN about the history of pediatric gastroenterology and our beloved society. Our guests tell us about the early days of our field, the creation of NASPGHAN, the many ways our society has grown over

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The Association of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Nurses
Help & Hope for Children with Digestive Disorders
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
JPGN Reports