ASPEN Physician Community

View Committee goals and list of members.

For more information on the ASPEN Physician Community, contact Pat Anthony at [email protected] or 301.920.9140.


PHYSICIAN SPOTLIGHTS

Interviews of Senior Leaders, Young Rising Stars and International Colleagues in nutrition will be posted monthly.

Co-chairs: Dave Evans, Matt Bechtold

AUGUST 2019 SPOTLIGHT: SADEQ QURAISHI, MD

Watch all Physician Spotlight videos
 

PHYSICIAN DIRECTORY

Determine the feasibility and interest in a physician directory on the ASPEN website. The directory would allow members to find qualified physicians for speaking engagements, publications, research collaborations, etc. Please add your profile to the directory at: nutritioncare.org/PhysicianForm.
 
Co-chairs: John DiBaise, Martin Rosenthal


MANUSCRIPT WRITING MENTORSHIP

Encourage and coordinate physician authorship on nutrition related topics in ASPEN journals (NCP JPEN) and other nutrition related journals. 

Co-chairs: Manpreet Mundi and Jill Cherry

Current writing opportunities for physicians are listed below.

Journal: Current Opinion in Gastroenterology
Requested Manuscript: Enteral feeding in adults with GI Disease – Route, formula, and regimen. A guide for the gastroenterologist
Due Date: September 5, 2019
Details

Textbook: Outpatient Nutrition Care and Home Nutrition Support, Carol Ireton-Jones, Editor 
Requested Manuscripts: Liver and Pancreatic Disease
Due Date: June 20, 2020
Details

Textbook: Yamada’s Textbook of Gastroenterology 7th Edition
Requested Manuscript: Endoscopic Approaches to Enteral Nutrition
Due Date: Closed. RFP Accepted 6-25-2019: Lucian Panait, MD
Details

Interested in posting an opportunity? Download our template.


KEY PUBLICATION

Association of Weight Loss Interventions With Changes in Biomarkers of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. 

Why is this paper important? This meta-analysis reveals the beneficial impact of weight loss through any intervention on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD).  Read the review.

Article Reviewer:  
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Manpreet Mundi, MD    

View the Key Publication Archive


PRE-CONFERENCE PHYSICIAN COURSE

The 2020 Physician Course, Comprehensive Nutritional Medicine: Tactical Approaches in 2020, will be held Friday, March 27 at Tampa General Hospital, MacInnes Auditorium, prior to the start of the ASPEN 2020 Nutrition Science & Practice Conference. Details to come in the months ahead. The 2019 Pre-Conference Physician Course, "Clinical Nutrition: Practice Pearls for the Physician" was held on Friday, March 22, 2019. See photos from the event.


MEDICAL PRACTICE SECTION

The Medical Practice Section met on Sunday, March 24, 2019 during ASPEN19.  See photos from the event.


Page last updated: August 13, 2019