The Feeding and Swallowing Center of Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Clinical Update 2018

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Pediatric Medical and Surgical Issues Affecting Feeding: Consequences and Solutions

September 21, 2018
John G. Rangos Sr. Conference Center
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224

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Conference Overview

This program is designed for physicians, nurses, advanced practitioners, speech pathologists, occupational therapists, registered dietitians, behavioral health specialists, other health care providers and educators of young children. 

Course content will highlight medical and surgical issues that affect feeding, including specialists from a variety of disciplines:

  • Cleft Craniofacial 
  • Gastroenterology 
  • Otolaryngology 
  • Allergy
  • Speech Pathology
  • Nutrition 
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Behavioral Health

Course Directors

Sylvia S. Choi, MD, FAAP
Medical Director, Feeding and Swallowing Center 
The Paul C. Gaffney Diagnostic Service

Laura Panko, MD, FAAP
Feeding and Swallowing Center
The Paul C. Gaffney Diagnostic Service

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Nancy Weichler, RN, MSN, CNS
Nurse Coordinator
Feeding and Swallowing Center 

Our Sponsors

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Center for Continuing Education in the Health Services

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC


*This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 

Specialty continuing education credit information to be announced.

The University of Pittsburgh is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution.