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2019 DNS/PNPG Joint Symposium

June 7, 2019 - June 9, 2019


Join the Dietitians in Nutrition Support (DNS) and Pediatric Nutrition (PNPG) dietary practice groups for the first ever LIVE Joint Symposium.  Attendees may participate in a dedicated DNS day, dedicated PNPG day, and a combined DNS/PNPG day for 3-days of learning from experts on topics relevant to you!


2019 DNS/PNPG Joint Symposium

Empowering YOU: Nutrition Support Best Practices from Babies to Adults

June 7, 2019—June 9, 2019

Hilton City Center

222 East Third Street

Charlotte, NC 28202


Here is a sampling of what educational sessions offered during the event:

  • Adapting and managing shortages in parenteral nutrition components
  • Benefits and methods of assessing energy expenditure via metabolic carts
  • Ethical principles as they relate to nutrition support practice
  • Food Allergies/FODMAPS’s/Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Implementation of malnutrition programs leading to improved process or clinical outcomes
  • Lactoengineering human milk
  • Managing electrolytes in patients requiring nutrition support
  • Pediatric critical care guidelines
  • Pediatrics nutrition screening: EAL validation
  • Revision of infant feedings: guidelines for health care facilities
  • Role of the microbiome in critical illness severity
  • SMOF lipids/PN short gut
  • Underlying principles and methodology in conducting hand grip strength measurements
  • Use of blenderized enteral formulas in home enteral populations

Access more information on the agenda, housing, registration, sponsors and the city of Charlotte, NC.


June 7, 2019
June 9, 2019