Speakers


Strategies for Treating Pediatric Feeding Disorders: A Kaleidoscope of Ideas will bring together some of the top professionals in the industry to collaboratively talk and debate feeding disorder issues, highlight strategies and find solutions that improve the lives of children and their families.

 

Keynote Speakers

Benjamin Caballero, Ph.D, M.D.,  Professor at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Jose (Pepe) M. Saavedra, M.D., Global Chief Medical Officer for Nestlé Nutrition

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Course Director

Richard Katz, M.D., MBA, Chief Medical Officer and VP of Medical Affairs, Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Co-Course Director

Samra S. Blanchard, M.D., Associate Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine

 

Speakers, Moderators & Panelists

Karla Au Yeung, M.D.,  Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Dorothy Cook, MS, OTR/L, Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital

Steven J. Czinn, M.D.,  University of Maryland School of Medicine and University of Maryland Medical Center

Bethany Dame, Feeding Parent

Morgan Denhard, MS, RD, LDN, Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital

George J. Dover, M.D., Johns Hopkins Children’s Center and John’s Hopkins University School of Medicine

Susan Dubroff, PT, Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital

Robert C. Dumont, M.D., Raby Institute for Integrative Medicine at Northwestern

Rebecca Gorman, MS, CCC-SLP, Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital

Linda Herbert, Ph.D., Children’s National Medical Center

James K. Hyche, PhD., Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital

Sara M. Illig, RD, Children’s Hospital of Richmond

Annemarie Joerres, RD, LDN, Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital

Emily Kuschner, Ph.D., Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Stacey LeFevre, Psy.D., Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital

Colleen Lukens, Ph.D., Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Anjali Malkani, M.D., University of Maryland School of Medicine

Erin Mandras, Feeding Parent

Timothy Moran, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Matthew Mychailyszyn, Ph.D., Towson University and Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital

Jill Pelovitz, Feeding Parent

Dale Swartos, MS, CCC-SLP, Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital

David Tunkel, M.D., Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Ellen Wingert, OTR/L, Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital