2024 Annual Meeting Agenda

Program Agenda


Friday, November 8th 

7:30-8:00am: Breakfast & Welcome

8:00-9:00am: Session I - Keynote Speaker & APGNN Year in Review

     8:00-8:45am: Keynote - The Evils and Impacts of Social Media on the Pediatric Brain 

     8:45-9:00am: APGNN Year in Review Kerry Reed, MS, RN, CPNP-PC, APGNN President 

9:00-10:00am: Session II - LGBTQ+ Centered Care 

     9:00-9:30am: Increasing Provider Comfort Levels to ask about Pronouns, genter identity and more. 

     9:30-10:00am: LGBTQ+ inclusion in IBD, from the Trans Perspective 

10:00-10:30am: Committee Meetings & Break 

10:30-12:00pm: Session III - Celiac Disease 

     10:30-11:00am: Diagnostic Lab Testing: What's in & What's Out 

     11:00-11:30am: Nutritional Complications of the Gluten-Free Diet 

     11:30-12:00pm: Immune Treatment Updates in Celiac Disease 

12:00-1:30pm: Lunch & Poster Session 

1:30-3:30pm: Session IV - Nutrition & Weight Management 

     1:30-2:00pm: Obesity Guidelines - Updates in Management 

     2:00-2:30pm: MASH/MAFLD terminology updates and impacts on patient care

     2:30-3:00pm: Bariatric Surgery in Pediatric Patients 

     3:00-3:30pm: How to eat healthy on a budget 

3:30-5:00pm: Session V - Nutrition Potpourri/Nutrition, Highs and Lows 

     3:30-4:00pm: Rapid tube wean - how to know your patient is ready and safe approaches 

     4:00-4:30pm: Evaluation and management of swallow and caring for patients with aspiration 

     4:30-5:00pm: Under and overnutrition of tube fed patients 

5:00-5:30pm: APGNN Awards & Presentations 

  • Excellence in Education 
  • Poster of Distinction 
  • Susan Moyer Research Grant 

6:00pm: APGNN Social Event 

Saturday, November 9th (joint APGNN/NASPGHAN sessions)

8:00-8:30am: Breakfast & Welcome

8:30-10:00am: Session VI - Constipation

     8:30-9:00am: From Pooping in Your Pants to Pooping in the Toilet 

     9:00-9:30am: Beyond the Basics - when kids continue to fail with standard constipation management 

     9:30-10:00am: Psychological Interventions for Chronic Constipation and Fecal Incontinence 

10:00-10:30am: Break 

10:30am-12:00pm: Session VII- Hot Topics 

     10:30-11:00am: Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)

     11:00-11:30am: Things You Shouldn't Eat 

     11:30am-12:00pm: Hot topics in Cystic Fibrosis 

12:00-2:00pm: Lunch & Poster Session 

2:00-6:00pm: NASPGHAN Concurrent Sessions 

  • IBD: Extraintestinal Manifestations 
  • Beyond the Belly: Decoding DGBI

7:00-10:00pm: NASPGHAN/APGNN/CPNP Social Event