Recent News

NASPGHAN Foundation Annual Report

We are proud to present the biennial report of the NASPGHAN Foundation and am thankful for the effort and dedication of so many who have kept us on solid ground through these difficult two years. We hope you will take the time to read through the report which outlines the many accomplishments of the Foundation

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New Research Opportunity

The NASPGHAN Foundation is offering a new research grant opportunity. The new grant, NASPGHAN Foundation/Alcresta Research Award for the Study of Pancreatic Disease in Children for Pediatric GI Fellows and Junior Faculty, will be available in 2022. This award will provide $75,000 annually for studies focused on improving patient outcomes in areas of unmet medical

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NEW! December Webinars

EGIDs: Beyond the Esophagus December 1, 2021 8PM ET Supported by an educational grant from Allakos This webinar will bring to light the latest on non-EoE EGID, including the signs and symptoms; the criteria to make a diagnosis; what options exist for therapy, and the potential mechanisms of disease. Practical Tips in the Nutritional Management

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Second Joint NASPGHAN APPSPGHAN Webinar

Join us live on October 15 at 8PM ET to hear a discussion on the East and West perspectives on neonatal cholestasis and a debate on the statement “all children who have a positive urea breath test should receive H. pylori eradication therapy”.  Learn more and register here!

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NASPGHAN Recognizes….

October 2021 – In the United States, September 15th – October 15th is celebrated as National Hispanic Heritage Month. This time period each year was instituted as an official month of observation and recognition (PUBLIC LAW 100-402) in 1988 to celebrate Hispanic histories, cultures and contributions.  North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition

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ON DEMAND NASPGHAN APPSPGHAN Joint Webinar

This first NASPGHAN and APPSGHAN Joint Webinar was created to foster unity and collaboration between our societies. We aim to learn from each other by sharing our knowledge and different perspectives on pediatric gastrointestinal diseases. This first webinar focused on two distinct topics:  COVID-19 impact and implications in pediatric gastroenterology and Non-IgE food allergy.  Listen today!

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Updates on Annual Meeting

Dear Colleagues, Thank you all for your survey participation ( https://tinyurl.com/NASPGHANAnnualMeetingFAQ). After careful consideration of your responses and regional Covid-19 data (https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2021/us/tennessee-covid-cases.html), it has been determined that the NASPGHAN Annual Meeting will be held as a virtual course over the week of December 12-18, 2021. This was not an easy decision, but in the end, it represents the consensus of several different

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NEW! NASPGHAN and APPSPGHAN Joint Webinar

August 20, 2021 8:00 PM ET This first NASPGHAN and APPSGHAN Joint Webinar was created to foster unity and collaboration between our societies. We aim to learn from each other by sharing our knowledge and different perspectives on pediatric gastrointestinal diseases. This first webinar will focus on two distinct topics:  COVID-19 impact and implications in

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NEW GI KIDS CONTENT

Have you visited GI Kids lately?  An excellent resource for children and families on the diagnosis and management of pediatric digestive disorders, we are always updating content and creating new topics!  Recently updated and added topics include: Cystic Fibrosis FPIES Patient Education Gastrointestinal Polyps Hepatitis B Hepatitis C Hirschprung’s Disease Liver Biopsy NAFLD Thank you

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