Digestive Diseases Nutrition Series


2021 Digestive Disease Nutrition Series

This virtual event is hosted by Dietitians in Gluten and Gastrointestinal Disorders (DIGID), a sub-unit of Dietitians in Medical Nutrition Therapy, with Dietitians in Nutrition Support (DNS), Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The event consists of ten presentations spanning five evenings on topics ranging from IBD and SIBO, to psychogastroenterology and intestinal rehabilitation.

Sunday, November 7 through Thursday, November 11, 2021

7-8:30pm ET/4-5:30pm PT each evening

We hope you will join us for a week of engaging presentations by our esteemed colleagues.

Dietary Interventions for SIBO/IMO
Emma Fogt, MBA, MS, RDN, LDN, FAND

The Patient with Slow Stomach Emptying: Nutritional Implications 
Carol Rees Parrish, MS, RDN 

The F-Word: The Truth about Fiber and Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Colleen Webb, MS, RDN

Devil's in the Details: Enteral Nutrition and Diarrhea Management 
Amanda Gilhool, MS, RDN, LDN, CNSC 

Malabsorption After Surgical Resection: The RDN’s Role in Patient Management 
Elizabeth Wall, MS, RDN-AP, CNSC 

Food Sensitivity & Gut Microbiome Testing: Deciphering Which Diagnostic Tools to Trust to Inform Your Nutrition Practice
Lauren Cornell, MS, RDN

Hypermobility—A Common and Commonly Overlooked Condition Affecting Digestion
Cheryl Harris, MPH, RDN

The Brain-Gut Axis and Psychogastroenterology
Christina Jagielski, PhD, MPH

An Interdisciplinary Approach to Intestinal Rehabilitation in Short Bowel Syndrome 
Kristen M. Roberts, PhD, RDN, LD, CNSC, FASPEN, FAND  

Acute Pancreatitis: Metabolism, Inflammation, and Nutrition Support-- What, When, and How to Feed 
Lauren Probstfeld, MS, RD, CNSC

*Schedule to be finalized, subject to change. Additional virtual events may be added. 




Digestive Diseases Nutrition Series 2020 - Hosted by DIGID

This virtual event was by Dietitians in Gluten and Gastrointestinal Disorders (DIGID), a sub-unit of Dietitians in Medical Nutrition Therapy (DMNT) dietetic practice group, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The event is an opportunity to earn up to 5 CPEUs. 

Missed the event? Recordings are available for purchase on the Academy website.

Nov. 8
Probiotics: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
Emily Haller, MS, RDN, and Amanda Lynett, RDN
Monday, Nov. 9
Using Diet as Therapy for IBD: MD and RD Perspectives
Kelly Issokson, MS, RD, CNSC, and Eric Vasiliauskas, MD
Tuesday, Nov. 10 Approaches for Treatment and Management for NAFLD and IFALD
Neha Shah, MPH, RD, CNSC, CHES, and Carol Ireton-Jones, PhD, RDN, LD, CNSC, FAND, FASPEN
Wednesday, Nov. 11 Unresponsive IBS and Troubleshooting the Low FODMAP Diet
Emma Halmos, PhD, APD
Thursday, Nov. 12 Constipation Is Complicated: Understanding Constipation Sub-types, Nutrition and Physical Therapy Interventions
Kate Scarlata, MPH, RDN, and Caryn Phillips, PT, DPT


Sponsorship Inquiries

We have multiple levels of sponsorship available. Please email ReneeEulerRD@gmail.com for a current prospectus. You do not have to be a FNCE 2021 exhibitor to be a sponsor of this event.

Dietitians in Gluten and Gastrointestinal Disorders

The Dietitians in Gluten and Gastrointestinal Disorders (DIGID) sub-unit for dietitians specializing in a variety of gastrointestinal disorders, from celiac disease and non-celiac wheat sensitivity, to Crohn’s disease, short bowel syndrome, autoimmune hepatitis, and irritable bowel syndrome. Click here to join the DIGID email mailing list.

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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

The Dietitians in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (DPM&R) sub-unit for members who are interested in the support, counseling, and education for physically impaired clientele. Click here to join the DPM&R email mailing list.

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Infectious Diseases Nutrition

The Infectious Diseases Nutrition (IDN) sub-unit which networks and shares information, collaborates, and advocates in order to positively impact people affected with infectious diseases. Click here to join the IDN email mailing list.

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Cystic Fibrosis

The Cystic Fibrosis Nutrition (CFN) for members who work with or are interested in patients living with cystic fibrosis. Click here to join the CFN email mailing list.

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