2023 Annual Meeting Agenda

Program Agenda


Friday, October 6th 

Integrative Medicine 

     Ann Ming Yeh, MD - Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital

Will a spoonful of Medicine Help the TPN go down?

     Danielle Wendel, MD - Seattle Children’s Hospital

Ostomy Overview & Troubleshooting 
     Katherine Brennan, MSN, APRN-NP, FNP-C, CPNP & Teresa Kodiak, MSN, APRN-NP,  FNP-PC  - Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago 

Update on Pharmacologic Therapies for Pediatric Patients with Eosinophilic Esophagitis 
     Kristen Critelli, MD - UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Dispelling Serum Food Allergy Testing 
     Vincent Mukkada, MD - Cincinnati Children’s Hospital 

Assessment & Treatment of Allergic Colitis 
     Patricia Bierly, MSN, CRNP - Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia 

The Pediatric intestinal Pseudo Obstruction-What’s New and What’s Not 
     Rinarani Sanghavi, MD - UT Southwestern Medical Center

Biomarkers in Disorders of Gut-Brain Interaction 
     Samuel Nurko, MD, MPH -  Boston Children’s Hospital 

IB-Stim: A New Treatment for DGBI
     Katja Kovacic, MD - Children’s Wisconsin 

Psychological Exposure Protocols for GI Conditions 

     Julie Snyder, Psy.D - Boston Children’s Hospital 

H. Pylori, What’s New, What’s Hot and What’s Not 
     Benjamin Gold, MD - GI Care for Kids 

"But I feel fine": Strategies to support nonadherence in asymptomatic patients  
     Catherine Naclerio PsyD & Christine Reinhard, PhD – Children’s Hospital Colorado

Polyps 101
     Seth Septer, DO - Children’s Hospital Colorado 

Saturday, October 7th 
Extraintestinal Manifestations of Inflammatory Bowel Disease 

     Jonathan Moses, MD - UH Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital 

IBD Telephone Triage 
     Alicia Witkins, MS, RN, CPN - Children’s Hospital Colorado

Specialized Diets in IBD
     Jennifer Smith, MS, RD, CPS, LD, LMT - Nationwide Children’s Hospital 

Evaluation of Elevated Liver Function Tests 
     Karie Robinson, APRN, CPNP - Children's Mercy

Drug and Viral Induced Liver Injury 
     Noberto Rodriguez-Baez, MD - UT Southwestern Medical Center

Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis 
     Amber Hildreth, DO  - Rady Children’s Hospital 

NASPGHAN Concurrent Session - From the Kitchen to the Clinic: Improving Health Outcomes Through Diet
Moderators: Valerie Marchand, MD, Ste-Justine UHC and Conrad Cole, MD, MPH, MSc, Cincinnati Children's Hospital

When Food Becomes Medicine: Eat, Drink and We Wary
     Kathleen Gura, PharmD, Boston Children's Hospital

The Anit-inflammatory Way

     Maria R. Mascarenhas, MBBS, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Culinary Medicine in GI Disorders
     Kaylie Nguyen, MS, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital @ Stanford

NASPGHAN Concurrent Session: VROOM: Vomiting, Regurgitation, Ongoing Outbursts through the Mouth
Moderators: Miguel Saps, MD, University of Miami School of Medicine and Corey Baker, MD, Connecticut Children's

Differential Diagnosis of VROOM
    Anita Rowhani Sicolo, MD, FAAP, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

VROOM: Behavioral Modification is the Answer Aecause Rumination is a Problem
     Ashley Kroon Van Diest, PhD, Nationwide Children's Hospital

VROOM Debate: Pick Your Lane - Do Everything
     Ajay Kaul, MBBS MD, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

VROOM Debate: Pick Your Lane - Do Nothing
     Anil Darbari, MD, MBA, Children’s National Hospital