World Congress of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Montreal, Quebec
October 5-8, 2016

Early Bird Registration Deadline: July 12, 2016 Register

Program at a Glance

Thursday, October 6, 2016


  Meet the Professor Breakfasts

0800   Plenary Session I
  • Keynote Address: The role of the early life microbiome in host development of metabolism and immunity
    Martin Blaser MD
  • Oral abstracts presentations
1000   Concurrent Session I
  • Epidemiology and pathogenesis of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease
  • Cholestatic hepatobiliary diseases
  • Hidden Hunger: The challenge of meeting micronutrient requirements
  • Pancreatitis
  • Research Session: Global Health
1200   Poster Session I/Exhibits
  • Hands on Endoscopy
  • Hands on Motility
1400   Concurrent Session II
  • Double burden of over and under nutrition
  • New technologies and challenges in therapeutic pediatric endoscopy
  • Celiac disease
  • Immune tolerance and rejection
  • Research Session: Nutrition and intestinal rehabilitation

  Plenary Session II

  • Keynote Address: The second brain: Perils and progress
  • Michael Gershon MD
  • Oral abstract presentations
1800   LASPGHAN Symposium