Children's Hospital Colorado

Physicians Represent Children's Colorado at NASPGHAN Annual Conference

Children's Hospital Colorado | October 23, 2018

Each year, the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition (NASPGHAN) hosts the NASPGHAN Annual Conference. NASPGHAN is the only society in North America and the largest in the world, dedicated to serving the pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition communities.

Dr. Belkind-Gerson

NASPGHAN was established to advance the understanding of the normal development of physiology of disease of the gastrointestinal tract and liver in infants, children and adolescents. It was also established to foster the dissemination of this knowledge through scientific meetings, professions and public education, and interaction with other organizations concerned with pediatric gas and nutrition.

The 2018 NASPGHAN Annual Conference includes the opportunity for pediatric physicians to gather for symposiums, postgraduate lectures, and the annual meetings from Oct. 24 – Oct. 27.

Children’s Colorado is proud to be represented by the following physicians and researchers who will be speaking at the conference and sharing the latest research outcomes from their fields in digestive health:

Jaime Belkind-Gerson, MD

Shikha Sundaram, MD

  • Friday, Oct. 26:
    • NASH/NAFLD, Learning objectives:
      • To explain the process and rationale for developing the NAFLD guidelines
      • To review the current NAFLD guidelines and their limitations 

Ed Hoffenberg, MD

Edwin de Zoeten, MD

Edwin Liu, MD