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Pediatric Nutrition: A Critical Care Focus (SU20)

Sunday, April 23 • 9:45 AM – 11:15 AM PT

In Person SessionVirtual SessionPediatric Content Included


  1. Determine the appropriate utilization of parenteral nutrition (PN) in the pediatric intensive care unit  
  2. Apply recent literature regarding pediatric critical care nutrition support into beside practice  
  3. Explain the relationship of protein and exercise as a combination intervention on outcomes in the pediatric intensive care unit 

PN in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Setting

Heather Skillman, RD, Pediatric Critical Care Dietitian, Children's Hospital Colorado, Denver, CO

Patient Outcomes: How Do I Incorporate Recent Literature into Bedside Nutrition Practice?
Vijay Srinivasan, MD, Associate Professor, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Protein and Exercise – A Combination Intervention for PICU Outcomes
Lori Bechard, PhD, MEd, RD, Clinical Research Manager, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA

Nilesh Mehta, MD, FASPEN, Director, Critical Care Nutrition; Associate Medical Director, Medical and Surgical ICU; Director of Quality Outcomes, Pediatric Critical Care, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA

CE Credit: 1.5 hours
Level: Intermediate
UAN: JA0002345-0000-23-084-L99-P