10th Annual Updates in Pediatric Clinical Nutrition Conference

November 5, 2021

Target Audience

This conference is intended to present the most current research and application for clinical nutrition practice areas for the care of infants and children and will be of interest to staff at Children’s Colorado, community physicians, nurses, dietitians and other multidisciplinary healthcare providers.

Learning Objectives

Describe the impact of maternal factors on infant growth and the importance of context for potential of complementary foods to impact growth.

Distinguish the concepts of typical eating, fussy/picky eating, and problematic eating behaviors for children birth – 5 years of age.

Recognize the basic physiology of sleep and circadian rhythms in youth and the relationship with nutritional and cardiometabolic outcomes.

Additional Information

Course Contact: 
Shaun Ayon, CME Project Manager, Phone: (720) 777-2700, shaun.ayon@childrenscolorado.org
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.00 Attendance
  • 6.00 Commission on Dietetic Registration
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/05/2021 - 8:00am MDT
Event ends: 
11/05/2021 - 3:15pm MDT





8:00 am


Hailey Derosier, RD

8:15-9:30 am

Lyn Stevenson Pediatric Nutrition-Keynote

“Nutrition in the 1000 days: Connections from Colorado to the Congo.”

Nancy Krebs, MD, MS

9:30-9:45 am

Break/Virtual Exhibit Hall



9:45-10:45 am


“You want me to eat that? Understanding food fussiness and neophobia in young children.”

Susan Johnson, PhD

Katie Barrett, PhD

10:45-11:00 am

Break/Virtual Exhibit Hall


11:00-12:00 pm

“Too Late and Not Enough: Insufficient Sleep, Circadian Misalignment, and Association with Diet, Obesity, and Metabolism in Youth.”

Stacey Simon, PhD, DBSM

12:00 pm-1:00pm

Lunch Break/Virtual Exhibit Hall



Dietetic Internship Update

Susan Gills, PhD, RDN



“What’s New? Formula Updates in the Pediatric Population.”

Susan Marshall, MS, RD, CSPCC, CSP, CNSC

Katie Murphy, MS, RD

2:15-2:30 pm

Break/Virtual Exhibit Hall


2:30-3:45 pm

“Case Studies of Micronutrient Deficiencies.”


Nina Ma, MD

Stephanie Gilley, MD, PhD

Deidra Barlow, RD, CSP

3:45 pm

Wrap up, Evaluation and Adjourn




Children's Hospital Colorado
Aurora, CO 80045
United States
+1 (720) 777-5004

Children's Hospital Colorado will host this conference virtually.

Deidra Barlow RD, CSP
Clinical Dietitian
Children's Hospital Colorado

Katherine Barrett, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Nutrition
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Stephanie Gilley, MD, PhD
Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nutrition
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Susan Gills, PhD, RDN
Dietetic internship Coordinator 
Children's Hospital Colorado

Susan Johnson, PhD,
Professor of Pediatrics, Section of Nutrition
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

Nancy F. Krebs, MD, MS
Professor of Pediatrics
Head, Section of Nutrition
Associate Vice Chair, Academic Affairs, Dept of Pediatrics

Nina Ma, MD, CCD
Ed and Jeannette Kerr Family Endowed Chair in Endocrinology
Director, Bone and Mineral Metabolism Program | Children’s Hospital Colorado
Associate Professor of Pediatrics | University of Colorado School of Medicine

Susan Marshall, MS, RD, CSPCC, CSP, CNSC 
Clinical Dietitian
Children's Hospital Colorado

Katie Murphy, MS, RDN 
Clinical Dietitian
Children's Hospital Colorado

Stacey L. Simon, PhD, DBSM 
Associate Professor 
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Associate Director of Behavioral Sleep Medicine I Pulmonary & Sleep Medicine I Children’s Hospital Colorado


Children’s Hospital Colorado is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Children’s Hospital Colorado designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the a

Dietitians and DTR's:

Children’s Hospital Colorado Department of Clinical Nutrition is a CPE Accredited Provider from the Commission on Dietetic Registration.


A certificate of participation will be provided to other health care professionals. Participants should ensure in advance that their credentialing or licensing organization accepts AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Available Credit

  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 6.00 Attendance
  • 6.00 Commission on Dietetic Registration


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Cancellation Policy

The Planning Committee reserves the right to alter the agenda or cancel the conference in the event of an unforeseen circumstance, or if the minimum registration is not attained by October 22, 2021 with a full refund to participants.

  • All cancellations must be received in writing at ce@childrenscolorado.org
  • No refunds will be given three (3) business days prior to the activity start date.
  • Cancelled registrations can be transferred to another individual for the same activity.
  • Individuals who fail to attend the activity (no-shows) will not receive any refund. Forfeited fees may not be applied to any other activity.

Required Hardware/software

Computer with audio and/or video, and internet connection required to participate.