Recognition and Management of Gastrointestinal (GI) and Nutritional Issues in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Event date: 9/23/2014

Please join speaker Dr. Timothy Buie, Director of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Lurie Center for Autism; Massachusetts General Hospital for Children and Harvard Medical School for a free one hour presentation on the recognition and management of GI and nutritional issues in children with ASD.

  • Recognize the prevalence of GI issues in children with ASD and how these issues may be identified. 
  • Describe the most commonly occurring GI symptoms and potential nutritional deficits in children with ASD. 
  • Discuss assessment needs and management strategies for children with ASD and GI and/or nutrition issues. 
  • Identify 2 ways in which amino acid-based formula/semi-solid food may be indicated for children with ASD with GI and/or nutrition issues. 
*Nurses may claim CEU credit for this webinar. RDs may claim CEU credit for this webinar from 9/23/2014 to 9/23/2017.

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