Annual Event

Family Resources

CME Webinar - Eosinophilic Esophagitis Diagnosis and Management
June 18, 2014 •8 - 9:00 P.M. EDT

Presented by the NASPGHAN Foundation in collaboration with the American Academy of Pediatrics and The International Gastrointestinal Eosinophil Researchers
1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Chair:Chris Liacouras, MD,
Faculty: Michele Shuker, MS, RD, CSP, LDN and Jonathan Spergel, MD
Support for this program provided by Abbott Nutrition

NASPGHAN MOC Part IV Modules Now Available

The NASPGHAN MOC Task Force is pleased to announce that we now can provide members with resources that will meet the requisite 40 MOC Part IV credits for each 5-year cycle. For your own specific requirements, please refer to your individual American Board of Pediatrics MOC portfolio.

Resources to be provided include quality improvement and practice performance projects that will qualify for MOC Part IV credits and be relevant to the practicing pediatric gastroenterologist. The charge is $250 for participation in any or all of the 4 modules, which include Colonoscopy, Upper Endoscopy, Informed Consent, and Failure to Thrive.


Buckyballs and Buckycubes will be Recalled

Consumer Advocates and Doctors Applaud CPSC’s Effort to Protect Children from Hazardous High Powered Magnets
NASPGHAN and other stakeholders Press Release
Consumer Product Safety Commission Press Release

"Understanding Industry-Physician Transparency Requirements (Sunshine Act)" This three-part podcast series is intended to provide a basic understanding of the law, which requires transparency of relationships between physicians and industry.
  Episode 1 - General Overview of What the Law Requires
  Epidode 2 - What is Considered Reportable?
  Episode 3 - How to Monitor Reporting Accuracy
Access on iTunes

Guidance for Clinical Investigators, Sponsors, and IRBs: Investigational New Drug Applications (INDs) — Determining Whether Human Research Studies Can Be Conducted Without an IND
Letter to Janet Woodcock, FDA, Center for Drug Evaluation and Reseatch

   NASPGHAN/NASPGHAN Foundation on Line CME


New CME Newsletter - IBD: Changing Paradigms for Assessing Response to Therapy in Crohn's Disease

New CME interactive case based activity: Are You Effectively Recognizing and Managing Carbohydrate-Induced Diarrhea in Your Pediatric Patients?

Earn CME credit by reading JPGN articles

June 2014

An Update to the Management of Pediatric Acute Pancreatitis: Highlighting Areas in Need for Research
JPGN Volume 58, Number 6 June 2014

Good agreement between endoscopic findings and biopsy reports supports limited tissue sampling during pediatric colonoscopy
JPGN Volume 58, Number 6, June 2014

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