11th Annual Updates in Pediatric Clinical Nutrition Conference

Aurora, CO US
November 4, 2022

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

Recognize common eating behavior challenges and micronutrient deficiencies in youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Intellectual/Developmental Delays.

Identify multidisciplinary strategies used to treat patients with complex disorders of gut brain interaction.

Identify challenges associated with assessing nutritional status, treating eating disorders and creating a nurturing environment for transgender youth.

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
  • 6.75 Commission on Dietetic Registration
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/04/2022 - 8:00am MDT
Event ends: 
11/04/2022 - 4:30pm MDT

730-8:00 am      Breakfast           

8:00                    Welcome and Introduction

8:15-9:30            Lyn Stevenson Pediatric Nutrition-Keynote - Nutrition and Autism, Intellectual/ Developmental Disability - Jaime Moore, MD:

9:30-9:45            Break/Exhibits 

9:45-10:45          Multidisciplinary care of pediatric patients with complex disorders of gut brain interaction - Edwin Liu, MD, with Catherine Naclerio, PsyD, Lara Dato, OT, Hailey Derosier, RD

10:45-11:00       Break/Exhibits 

11 -12 pm           Nutrition and Transgender Youth - Courtney Batt, MD & Mary Kuester, MA, RDN, LD

12-1 pm              Lunch/Exhibits

1215-1245          Internship Update- Lisa Englander Landes, Internship Director             

1-2:15 pm          Break out Session #1 (participants will choose 1 session to attend)              

Lessons Learned from a Formula Recall – Brooke Duru, MS, RD, CNSC, Amy Ladd, MS, RD, CNSC:

Behavioral Nutrition Challenges for children and teens with high BMI - Richard Boles, PhD,  Lauren Gulley, PhD

2:15-2:30 pm     Break   

2:30-3:45 pm     Break out Session #2 (participants will choose 1 session to attend)                                                          

Sports Nutrition - Amanda McCarthy, MS, RDN, CSSD:

Transition from inpatient to home for patients requiring nutrition support - Lydia Newman, MS, RD, CNSC, Madison Busch, MS, RDN, LD, Hillary Argyle, RDN

3:45-4 pm          Wrap up, Evaluations, Adjourn  

Children's Hospital Colorado
13123 E 16th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045
United States
+1 (720) 777-5004

Children's Hospital Colorado will host this conference live in person, with a virtual option.

Masking is required for on-site participants in the lobby and public areas of the hospital.

Hillary Argyle, RDN  

Clinical Dietitian Prof.  

Children’s Hospital Colorado

Courtney Batt, MD 

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics-Adolescent Medicine 

Children's Hospital Colorado


Richard Boles, PhD   

Associate Professor, Pediatrics-Nutrition 

Children’s Hospital Colorado


Madison Busch, MS, RDN, LD

Clinical Dietitian Prof.   

Children’s Hospital Colorado   


Lara Dato, MS, OTR/L, SC-FES

Occupational Therapist II

Children’s Hospital Colorado


Hailey Derosier, MS, RD

Clinical Dietitian Senior

Children’s Hospital Colorado


Brooke Duru, MS, RD, CNSC  

Clinical Nutrition Manager 

Children’s Hospital Colorado   


Lauren Gulley, PhD 

Clinical Instructor, Pediatric Endocrinology

Children’s Hospital Colorado 


Lisa Englander Landes, PhD, RDN

Dietetic Internship Director

Children’s Hospital Colorado


Mary Kuester, MA, RDN, LD  

Clinical Dietitian Advanced, TRUE Center Expansion 

Children’s Hospital Colorado

Edwin Liu, MD  

Director, Colorado center for Celiac Disease, 

Taplin Endowed Chair for Celiac Disease 

Professor, Pediatrics-Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition 

Children’s Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital  

Amanda McCarthy, MS, RDN, CSSD: Sports Nutrition  

Clinical Program Coordinator, Sports Medicine Department 

Children’s Hospital Colorado

Jaime Moore, MD   

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics-Nutrition 

Internal Medicine-Pediatrics 

Children’s Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado Hospital  


Cat Naclerio, Psy.D.

Pediatric Psychologist

Digestive Health Institute

Children’s Hospital Colorado

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Pediatrics

University of Colorado School of Medicine


Lydia Newman, MS, RD, CNSC  

Clinical Dietitian Prof.  

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.

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
  • 6.75 Commission on Dietetic Registration

We wish to thank the following Exhibitors.

CompanySponsor Level
Tender Care Medical SupplySilver
Abbott Infant FormulaBronze
Abbott PediatricExhibitor
Ajinomoto CambrookeExhibitor
Kate FarmsExhibitor
Mead JohnsonExhibitor
Sentido HealthExhibitor
Shield HealthCareExhibitor
Whole Story MealsExhibitor

For more information, contact: Maureen Rojas, Administrative Professional, Senior, Clinical Nutrition

Phone: (720) 777-8479  | maureen.rojas@childrenscolorado.org


Commission on Dietetic Registration, The credentialing agency for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics allows for "Exhibit Learning" time to be claimed. Learners may record several exhibits that relate to the same performance indicator as one event on their Activity Log.

Learners may claim an extra (1) hour upon completion of the evaluation with hours attestation.


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Register for the conference.

Participate as an active learner.

Complete the evaluation to obtain Accredited Continuing Education (ACE) credit.

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 21, 2022 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.