Longwood Nutrition Seminars 2019 - 2020

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October 1, 2019

Impact of Diarrheal Diseases on Child Health: a Global Perspective

Christopher P. Duggan, MD, MPH
Director, Center for Nutrition, Boston Children's Hospital 
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Boston Children’s Hospital

November 5, 2019

A Rare Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorder and an Innovative Nutrition Intervention

Stacey Tarrant, RD, LDN
Clinical Nutrition Specialist II
Amy Kritzer, MD
Attending Physician Division of Genetics and Genomics, Boston Children’s Hospital

December 3, 2019

Webcast video available.
Maria K. Swartz, MPH, CHES
Community Outreach Program Manager, New Balance Foundation Obesity Prevention Center, Boston Children's Hospital 
Co-Director, New Balance Foundation Obesity Prevention Center, Boston Children's Hospital 
Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital 

January 7, 2020

Nutritional Psychiatry: Current Updates

Umadevi Naidoo, MD
Director of Nutritional and Lifestyle Psychiatry
The Bullfinch Program Massachusetts General Hospital

February 4, 2020

Webcast video available.
Johanna T. Dwyer, D.Sc., RD
Professor of Medicine (Nutrition) and Community Healthy
Senior Nutrition Scientist Tufts University School of Medicine

March 3, 2020

Webcast video available.

Maureen Leonard, MD, MMSc
Clinical Director, Center for Celiac Research and Treatment
Massachusetts General Hospital for Children

April 7, 2020                Postponed to December 1, 2020 due to COVID-19

Adult-Onset Urea Cycle Disorders

Andrew Stergachis, MD
Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Kris Mogensen, MS, RD-AP, CNSC,
Department of Nutrition, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

May 5, 2020                 Postponed to March 2, 2021 due to COVID-19

Nutrition in the context of HIV

Christopher R. Sudfeld, Sc.D.
Assistant Professor of Global Health and Nutrition,Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health

June 4, 2020           

COVID-19 Challenges and Changes in Clinical Practice

Created in Collaboration by:
Jennifer Chaves, MS, RD, LDN, CNSC
Adrienne Stulck, RD, LDN, CNSC
Lori DeCosta, MS, RD-AP, LDN, CNSC
Danielle Duggan, RD-AP, LDN, CNSC
Evagelia (Litsa) Maskwa, RD, LDN, CNSC
Department of Nutrition,  Beth Israel Deaconess Med Center


Supported by Mead Johnson Nutrition, and Milky Way Life Sciences, LLC