Best of ASPEN 2018 Nutrition Science & Practice Conference Series

WEB180315 - Nutrition Support Nightmares

Mar 15, 2018 1:00pm ‐ Mar 15, 2018 2:30pm

Standard: $39.00
Members: $19.00


ASPEN is pleased to present the best of the ASPEN 2018 Nutrition Science & Practice Conference (ASPEN18) in a four-part series. Beginning March 5, 2018, two top sessions from ASPEN18 will be rebroadcast each week. At the end of each rebroadcast, a member of the faculty panel will join to facility a question and answer period to enhance your learning of the subject matter.


  • Identify risk factors for pneumatosis intestinalis associated with enteral nutrition, implement appropriate intervention strategies to treat patients with this complication, and consider strategies for prevention
  • Evaluate options for parenteral dependent patients with limited central venous access and determine candidacy for alternative central venous access sites (e.g., translumbar or transhepatic venous access)
  • Identify risk factors for development of severe malnutrition after bariatric surgery
  • Describe symptoms of urea cycle disorders, determine when to evaluate for this complication, and develop a treatment plan


  • Kris M. Mogensen, MS, RD, LDN, CNSC, Team Leader Dietitian, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston MA
  • Reza Askari, MD, Attending Physician/Surgeon, Division of Trauma, Burn, and Surgical Critical Care and Nutrition Support Service, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Malcolm Robinson, MD, CNSP, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital

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