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Updated April 20, 2021. This page is updated monthly.
Interviews of Senior Leaders, Young Rising Stars and International Colleagues in nutrition will be posted monthly. If you are a physician who works in clinical nutrition and would like to be considered for an interview please contact: Pat Anthony at [email protected]. Co-chairs: Carolyn Newberry, Martin Rosenthal
MAY 2021 SPOTLIGHT
CAROL SEMRAD, MD
Professor of Medicine, Director of Adult Clinical Nutrition and Small Bowel Disease, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Chicago Medicine
Listen to the interview on SoundCloud, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify.
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Monthly Key Publication Review
Key publications are brief reviews of high-impact/important nutrition studies. If you would like to write a Key Publications review, please contact Sara Bonnes. For more information see the review guidelines.
This month's publication: A double-blind phase III trial of immunomodulating nutritional formula during adjuvant chemoradiotherapy in head and neck cancer patients: IMPATOX. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. Article Reviewer: Vijaya Surampudi, MD, MS. Read the review.
Quarterly Key Publication in NCP
The Physician Engagement Committee in partnership with Nutrition in Clinical Practice will publish thought-provoking and educational nutrition articles spearheaded by physician nutrition specialists. The publication may be a pivotal paper, systematic/narrative review, clinical controversy or clinical dilemma. Proposed article topics will be vetted prior to manuscript preparation. If interested, please contact Jay Patel or Berkeley Limketkai. We are currently seeking authors for September and December 2021.
Use this directory to find physicians with expertise in the field of clinical nutrition for research partnerships, speaking engagements, author collaborations, and other academic pursuits. Make sure you are included in the directory. Click here to join. Co-chairs: Steve McClave, Manpreet Mundi
Postoperative Utilization of Oral Nutritional Supplements in Surgical Patients in US Hospitals: JPEN March 2021. Listen
Should Indirect Calorimetry be the Standard of Care for Determining Energy Targets in the ICU? NCP April 2021. Listen
Medicare’s Changing Coverage Criteria for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. Listen
JPEN’s Journal Club
Every issue of ASPEN’s Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (JPEN), features an article specifically written for journal clubs and to help the participants understand the study design, statistics and analysis of scientific studies. These articles, written by ASPEN member, Ronald L. Koretz, MD, includes questions and talking points to spark discussion and provide a foundation for interesting and engaging meetings.
JPEN Journal Club Articles Tips for Starting a Journal Club
For more information on the ASPEN Physician Community, contact Pat Anthony at [email protected] or 301.920.9140.