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Chronic Illness, Nutrition Support, and Quality of Life: The Clinicians Responsibility

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM


  1. Adopt a multidisciplinary approach that addresses biological, psychological, and social barriers to help patients and caregivers enhance quality of life
  2. Implement mobile technology to engage and empower patients and their families by connecting them to healthcare clinics, peer support, and education and counseling resources
  3. Integrate a therapy-specific patient reported outcome questionnaire in HPN management


Coping with Chronic Illness and Parenteral Nutrition Therapy: The Biopsychosocial Perspective
Jenessa Price, PhD, Assistant Professor, Transplant Center, Medical College of Wisconsin, Transplant Center, Milwaukee, WI

Connecting Teens and Young Adults with Support for Complex Homecare
Donna Macan Yadrich, MPA, Research Interventions & Internet Site Coordinator, School of Nursing and Health Professions Office of Grants and Research, The University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS

Using Patient Reported Outcomes in Home Parenteral Nutrition Management
Marion F. Winkler, PhD, RD, LDN, CNSC, FASPEN, Associate Professor Surgery, Brown Medical School; Surgical Nutrition Specialist, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI

Ryan Hurt, MD, PhD, Consultant and Practice Chair, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Marion F. Winkler, PhD, RD, LDN, CNSC, FASPEN

CE Credit:1.5 hours
Level: Intermediate 
UAN: JA0002345-0000-20-018-L04-P