The 2017 Dudrick Award winner, Sadeq A. Quraishi, MD, MHA, MMSc, has the honor of planning the 2018 ASPEN Nutrition Science & Practice Conference Dudrick Research Symposium. Dr. Quraishi has assembled a panel of experts to present on novel therapeutic strategies for critical care, with an emphasis on two promising small peptides. You will not want to miss this opportunity to learn from leaders in the field.
Summarize the most up-to-date data on key metabolic processes involved in sepsis, with a focus on lean body mass preservation
Discuss the potential role of beta-hydroxy-beta-methylbutyrate (HMB) and ghrelins in preservation of lean body mass
Identify ways to promote anabolic responses in the critically ill patient
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Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery, Associate Vice Chair for Clinical Research, Dept. of Anesthesiology; Director of Perioperative Research, Duke Clinical Research Institute; Co-Director - Nutrition Support Service, Duke University Hospital,
Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC
Director and Professor of the Center for Translational Research in Aging and Longevity,
Department of Health & Kinesiology, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
MD, MS, FACP, AGAF,
Professor of Clinical Pharmacology and Physiology,
Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC
MD, MHA, MMSc,
Staff Anesthetist and Intensivist,
Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care, and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Dudrick Research Symposium - Novel Therapeutic Strategies for Critical Care (Small Peptides) Exam
2.00 - Dietitian
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