2015 Meeting Presentations-Friday

Meet the Professor Breakfast Sessions

FULMINANT COLITIS: DO WE NEED TO CHANGE OUR CURRENT PARADIGM?
Jeffrey Hyams MD and Brendan Boyle MD

FUNCTIONAL ABDOMINAL PAIN: IMPLEMENTING NONPHARMACOLOGIC THERAPIES INTO YOUR PRACTICE
Bruno Chumpitazi MD and Miranda Van Tilburg PhD

RECALCITRANT GER
Benjamin Gold MD and Hayat Mousa MD

EoE AND ELIMINATION DIETS
Amir Kagalwalla MD and Sally Schwartz RD

PUTTING ASSESSMENT OF ENDOSCOPIC COMPETENCE INTO PRACTICE
Catharine Walsh MD and Jenifer Lightdale MD

FORMULA MANAGEMENT AND ENTERAL FEEDING
Valeria Cohran MD and Monique L Goldschmidt MD

ACUTE PANCREATITIS: BASIC MANAGEMENT AND BEYOND
Aliye Uc MD and Bradley Barth MD

DOLOR ABDOMINAL FUNCTIONAL: TODOS LOS ESTUDIOS SON NORMALES, PERO EL DOLOR SEVERO CONTINÚA. ¿AHORA QUE HAGO? (No charge)
Samuel Nurko MD and Jose Garza MD

PLENARY SESSION I

BASIC SCIENCE YEAR IN REVIEW
Nicola Jones MD, PhD, The Hospital for Sick Children

CLINICAL SCIENCE YEAR IN REVIEW
William Balistreri MD, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

CONCURRENT SESSION 1 - HOT TOPICS IN GI/LIVER – WHEN ALL ELSE FAILS…

THE EOE HUNGER GAMES: PPI-REE IS CATCHING FIRE!
Edaire Cheng MD, UT Southwestern Medical Center

USE OF CONCOMITANT IMMUNOMODULATORS AND ANTI-TNFS: EMERGING INSIGHTS
Laurie Conklin MD, Children’s National Medical Center

INTRACTABLE CONSTIPATION: WHAT IS NEXT WHEN YOU ARE STUCK?
Jose Garza MD, Children’s Center for Digestive Healthcare, Atlanta

CONCURRENT SESSION 1 - ENDOSCOPY I

WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH: IMPROVING OUTCOMES OF COLONOSCOPY
Jenifer Lightdale MD, UMass Memorial Children’s Hospital

NASPGHAN Endoscopy Prize
SELF-ASSESSMENT ACCURACY OF PEDIATRIC ENDOSCOPISTS: A PROSPECTIVE CROSS SECTIONAL STUDY.
Catharine M. Walsh1, Simon C. Ling1, Jenifer R. Lightdale2, Petar Mamula3, Heather Carnahan4. 1Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Paediatrics, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada; 2Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, UMass Memorial Children's Medical Center, Worcester, MA, USA; 3Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA; 4School of Human Kinetics and Recreation, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NF, Canada.

POLYPECTOMY: WHO, WHEN, WHY AND HOW
Seth Septer MD, Children’s Mercy Hospital

UTILITY OF ROUTINE COLONIC BIOPSIES DURING PEDIATRIC COLONOSCOPIC POLYPECTOMY FOR BENIGN JUVENILE INFLAMMATORY POLYPS.
Michael A. Malandra, Sunpreet Kaur, Ashish Chogle. Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA.

CONCURRENT SESSION 1 - MALABSORPTION I

ADVANCES IN CF THERAPIES AND THEIR EFFECT ON GASTROINTESTINAL MANIFESTATIONS
Daniel Gelfond MD, WNY Pediatric Gastroenterology

IDENTIFICATION OF ION TRANSPORT DEFECTS RESPONSIBLE FOR SECRETORY DIARRHEA IN MICROVILLUS INCLUSION DISEASE (MVID)
Nadia Ameen, Dmitri Kravtsov. Pediatrics, Yale University School Medicine, Branford, CT, USA.

DISCORDANT SEROLOGIES AND BIOPSIES: WHAT TO DO?
Dascha C. Weir MD, Boston Children's Hospital

POOR SENSITIVITY OF TTG FOR PREDICTING MUCOSAL HEALING IN CHILDREN WITH CELIAC DISEASE ON A GLUTEN FREE DIET.
Maureen M. Leonard1, Prashant Singh2, Alessio Fasano1. 1Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, MassGeneral Hospital for Children, Boston, MA, USA; 2Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.

CONCURRENT SESSION 1 - NUTRITION I

LONG TERM COMPLICATIONS OF TPN: NOW THAT MY INTESTINAL FAILURE PATIENTS ARE NOT DYING OF LIVER DISEASE, WHAT ELSE SHOULD I WORRY ABOUT?
Jane Balint MD, Nationwide Children’s Hospital

NASPGHAN Nutrition Prize
ETHANOL LOCK THERAPY IN CHILDREN WITH INTESTINAL FAILURE: INFECTION PREVENTION AND VASCULAR PRESERVATION.
Danielle Wendel1, Anne Reilly1,2, Susan Coffin1,2, Maria Mascarenhas1,2, Millie Boettcher1, Cynthia Wildes1, Natalie Terry1,2, Joy Collins1,2, Christina Bales1,2. 1Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA; 2University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

COMBATING CLABSIS-PREVENTING CENTRAL LINE INFECTIONS AND OTHER CENTRAL LINE CHALLENGES
John Kerner MD, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital

NASPGHAN Foundation/Nestle Nutrition Young Investigator Development Award
UNRAVELING METABOLIC DYSADAPTATION IN MALNUTRITION: FROM CELLULAR MECHANISMS TO IMPROVED CHILD SURVIVAL
Robert Bandsma, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON

CONCURRENT SESSION 1 - FDA SESSION – UNDERSTANDING THE IND PROCESS

DEMYSTIFYING THE IND
Kerry Jo Lee MD, Food and Drug Administration
Kevin Bugin MD, Food and Drug Administration

THE INVESTIGATOR AS SPONSOR
James Heubi MD, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and Medical Center

CONCURRENT SESSION 2 - IBD I

POST-OPERATIVE MANAGEMENT IN PEDIATRIC CROHN’S DISEASE: HOW SHOULD THE PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGIST APPROACH THIS IN 2015?
Sandy Kim MD, Nationwide Children’s Hospital

INFLIXIMAB DOSING STRATEGIES AND TROUGH EXPOSURE IN CHILDREN WITH CROHN'S DISEASE
Adam Frymoyer, K. T. Park. Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA.

STATE OF THE ART RESEARCH LECTURE - VERY EARLY ONSET IBD IN CHILDREN: CAUSES, CURES, & CONUNDRUMS
Scott Snapper MD, Boston Children’s Hospital

INCREASED EXPRESSION OF LRRK2, A SUSCEPTIBILITY GENE OF IBD RESULTS IN SUPPRESSION OF AUTOPHAGY AND ENHANCED INNATE IMMUNE RESPONSES MEDIATING COLITIS.
Tetsuya Takagawa1,2, Masaki Tajima1, Kazutoshi Hori2, Shiro Nakamura2, Atsushi Kitani1, Ivan J. Fuss1, Warren Strober1. 1Mucosal Immunity, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA; 2Department of Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Japan.

CONCURRENT SESSION 2 - NEUROGASTROENTEROLOGY AND MOTILITY

SHOCKING THE GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT: ELECTRICAL STIMULATION FROM TOP TO BOTTOM
Steve Teich MD, Nationwide Children’s Hospital

STUDY OF PEG 3350 IN PEDIATRIC POPULATION.
Kent Williams1, Lynette Rogers2, Han Yin2, Ivor Hill1, John Barnard1,2, Christopher Coss3, Carlo DiLorenzo1. 1Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA; 2The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA; 3College of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA.

STATE OF THE RESEARCH ART LECTURE - BUGGING THE GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT: MICROBIOME AND THE ENTERIC NERVOUS SYSTEM
Elyanne Ratcliffe MD, McMaster University

NASPGHAN Foundation/George Ferry Young Investigator Award
DEFINING THE ROLE OF GLIAL CELLS IN THE ENTERIC NERVOUS SYSTEM
Meenakshi Rao MD, PhD, Columbia University Medical Center

CONCURRENT SESSION 2 - NUTRITION II

BACTERIAL OVERGROWTH IN PEDIATRIC SHORT BOWEL SYNDROME
Conrad Cole MD, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

THE BACTERIAL COMMUNITY OF THE SMALL INTESTINE IN CHILDREN WITH SHORT BOWEL SYNDROME.
Brittany E. Goldberg1, Steven Zeichner3, Emmanuel Mongodin4, John Huang3, Clarivet Torres2. 1Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA; 2Intestinal Rehabilitation Program, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA; 3Center for Cancer and Immunology Research, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA; 4Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA.

STATE OF THE RESEARCH ART LECTURE - CUTTING EDGE OR CRAZY: IS SURGERY THE MOST EFFECTIVE TREATMENT FOR NASH?
Stavra Xanthakos MD, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

NASPGHAN Foundation/Takeda Pharmaceuticals Products, Inc Research Innovation Award
NASH IMPROVEMENT AFTER BARIATRIC SURGERY: THE ROLE OF BILE ACID SIGNALING
Rohit Kohli MD, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

CONCURRENT SESSION 2 - UPPER GI TRACT I

SWALLOWING PROBLEMS IN INFANTS AND TODDLERS: TESTING AND TREATMENT
Richard Noel MD, Duke University Medical Center

APFED Outstanding EGID Abstract Award
EMPIRIC FOUR FOOD ELIMINATION DIET INDUCES REMISSION IN PEDIATRIC EOSINOPHILIC ESOPHAGITIS AND SUBSEQUENT REINTRODUCTION IDENTIFIES FOOD TRIGGERS.
Amir Kagalwalla1,2, Katie Amsden1, Melanie M. Makhija1, Joshua B. Wechsler1, Anthony Olive3, Sally Schwartz1, Carla Davis3, Kristin Johnson1, Marion Groetch4, Mary Ellen Riffle4, Maria Manuel-Rubio1, Hector Melin-Aldana5, Barry Wershil1, Margaret Collins6, Mirna Chehade4. 1Pediatrics, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA; 2Department of Pediatrics, John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL, USA; 3Pediatric Medicine, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX, USA; 4Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA; 5Department of Pathology, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA; 6Division of Pathology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA.

APPROACH TO THE PATIENT WITH DYSPHAGIA: WHEN IT'S NOT EoE…
Manu Sood MD, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

APFED Outstanding EGID Abstract Award
CHEMICAL AND MECHANICAL STIMULI DRIVE ESOPHAGEAL FIBROBLAST ACTIVITY: IMPLICATIONS FOR EOE FIBROSIS.
Amanda Muir1, Kara Dods1, Alain J. Benitez1, Steven Henry2, Dale Lee3, Kelly Whelan4, Maureen DeMarshall4, Daniel Hammer2, Gary Falk4, Rebecca G. Wells4, Jonathan Spergel5, Hiroshi Nakagawa4, Mei-Lun Wang1. 1GI, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA; 2Department of Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA; 3Gastroenterology, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA, USA; 4Gastroenterology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA; 5Allergy, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP - CHANGING MINDS AND INFLUENCING POLICY THROUGH ADVOCACY

HARNESSING THE POWER OF INDIVIDUAL AND ORGANIZED ADVOCACY
Tom Sheridan

THE EFFECTIVE ADVOCATE: A VIEW FROM CAPITOL HILL
Ron Grimes

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE A PATIENT ADVOCATE?
George Ferry

CLINICAL PRACTICE FORUM

BLACK BOXES AND OTHER WARNINGS
Harland Winter MD, Massachusetts General Hospital for Children

PEDS GI AND THE FDA
Andrew Mulberg MD, FDA

DRUGS IN THE MEDIA
John Pohl MD, Primary Children's Hospital

LASPGHAN SESSION

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WELCOME BY NASPGHAN'S INTERNATIONAL COMMITTEE
Chair: Miguel Saps MD

INVITATION AND INFORMATION ON LASPGHAN ANNUAL MEETING
Eduardo Hebel, MD, LASPGHAN's President

ABSTRACT AWARD PRESENTATION

NON-CELIAC GLUTEN SENSITIVITY AND FODMAP DIET: MYTH OR REALITY?
Bruno Chumpitazi MD, Texas Children's Hospital

ENDOSCOPIC MANAGEMENT OF GASTROINTESTINAL BLEEDING AND FOREIGN BODIES IN CHILDREN
Antonio J Quiros MD, Medical University of South Carolina

ABSTRACT AWARD PRESENTATION

DEBATE: EOSINOPHILIC ESOPHAGITIS
Moderator: Eduardo Hebel MD
Richard Noel MD, Chief, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Duke University School of Medicine
Samuel Nurko MD, MPH, Director, Center for Motility and Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders, Boston Children's Hospital

NEW ADVANCES: DIAGNOSTIC AND THERAPEUTIC PERSPECTIVES IN EOSINOPHILIC ESOPHAGITIS
Eitan Rubinstein MD, Boston Children's Hospital

ABSTRACT AWARD PRESENTATION

VIRTUAL SESSION