Best of ASPEN18 Webinar Series - Nutrition Support Nightmares

March 15, 2018,  1:00 PM - 2:30 PM 

Event Type: Webinars

ASPEN is pleased to present a four-part webinar series featuring the best of ASPEN 2018 Nutrition Science & Practice Conference (ASPEN18). Beginning on March 6, 2018, four top sessions from the conference will be rebroadcasted. At the end of each rebroadcast, a member of the faculty panel will join live for a question and answer period to enhance your learning of the subject matter. This is a perfect way for you to catch up on the latest in nutrition science and research. 

Nutrition Support Nightmares


  • Identify risk factors for pneumatosis intestinalis associated with enteral nutrition, implement appropriate intervention strategies to treat patients with this complication, and consider strategies for prevention
  • Evaluate options for parenteral dependent patients with limited central venous access and determine candidacy for alternative central venous access sites (e.g., translumbar or transhepatic venous access) 
  • Identify risk factors for development of severe malnutrition after bariatric surgery
  • Describe symptoms of urea cycle disorders, determine when to evaluate for this complication, and develop a treatment plan

Tiny Bubbles in the Bowel Wall: Pneumatosis Intestinalis Associated with Enteral Nutrition Via Feeding Jejunostomy Tube
Reza Askari, MD, Attending Physician/Surgeon, Division of Trauma, Burn, and Surgical Critical Care and Nutrition Support Service, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

Running Out of Veins: Managing the Long-Term Parenteral Nutrition Patient with Limited Central Venous Access
Malcolm Robinson, MD, Director, Nutrition Support Service, Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

My Patient Has a WHAT? Severe Malnutrition and Urea Cycle Disorder After Bariatric Surgery
Kris Mogensen, MS, RD-AP, LDN, CNSC, Team Leader Dietitian Specialist, Department of Nutrition, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

Kris Mogensen, MS, RD-AP, LDN, CNSC
Malcolm Robinson, MD

Rebroadcast Discussant:
Kris Mogensen, MS, RD-AP, LDN, CNSC

UAN: JA0002345-0000-18-060-L04-P
Learning Level: Intermediate
CE Credit: 1.5 hours


Registration is for the entire series and CE credit is available. 

The complete series includes:

  1. Bacteria Bones and Stones: Managing Challenging Complications of SBS
    Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | 1:00 – 2:30 pm ET 
  2. Enhancing Recovery After Surgery: Advancing Nutrition Care
    Thursday, March 8, 2018 | 1:00 – 2:30 pm ET
  3. Are they Going to Starve? And Other Ethical Dilemmas Related to Nutrition at the End of Life
    Tuesday, March 13, 2018 | 1:00 – 2:30 pm ET
  4. Nutrition Support Nightmares
    Thursday, March 15, 2018 | 1:00 – 2:30 pm ET

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