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GASPEN 2022 Annual Conference

GASPEN Presents: Annual Hybrid Conference 2022

Date: Friday, August 19, 2022

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. ET (Eastern Time Zone)

CE: 5.5 Hours CE Credit for Dietitians, Nurses, Physicians, and Pharmacists

Location: Virtual and In-Person

Roam Lenox

3535 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 320

Atlanta, GA 30326

(Note: FREE Parking; Mask is optional)

Hotel: Please email for a discounted rate at

AC Hotel Atlanta Buckhead at Phipps Plaza

3600 Wieuca Road NE,

Atlanta, GA 30326

Conference Schedule: Event Brochure / CE Information

8:00 - 8:30 am Registration / Breakfast / Exhibits

8:30 - 8:45 am Welcome

[Handout / Recording]

Vivian Zhao, PharmD, BCNSP, FASPEN; GASPEN President

Clinical Pharmacist Specialist II- Nutrition Support,

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

8:45 - 9:45 am Indirect Calorimetry - How Can I Measure Up?

[Handout / Recording]

Laura Van Althuis, RDN, LDN, Clinical Research Coordinator & Registered

Dietitian, Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC

9:45 - 10:45 am Application of Acid-Base Principles in Nutrition Support

[Handout / Recording]


Vice Chair and Associate Professor of Clinical Pharmacy,

Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, PA

10:45 - 11:00 am Break / Exhibits / Questions

11:00 - 12:00 pm Refeeding Syndrome: So Nutritious, It's Suspicious

[Handout / Recording]

Rachel Leong, PharmD, Emory Nutrition Support Pharmacy Fellow,

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

12:00 - 1:15 pm Lunch / Exhibits / Poster Presentations

1:15 - 2:15 pm Enteral Nutrition 101 - Choosing the Right Enteral Formula

[Handout / NO Recording Available]

Ashley DePriest, MS, RD, LD, CNSC, Clinical Nutrition Manager

Wellstar Kennestone Hospital, Marietta, GA

Enteral Feeding and the Oncology Patient

[Handout / Recording]

Nathan Schober, MS, RD, LD, CNSC, CET, Lead Clinical Oncology Dietitian,

Comprehensive Care and Research Center - Atlanta, Newnan, GA

2:15 - 2:25 pm Break / Raffle (In-Person Attendees ONLY)

2:25 - 3:55 pm Transitions of Care: Reimbursement for the home PN and EN Patients

[Handout / Recording]

Laura Costlow, MA, RD, LD, CNSC, Regional Nutrition Manager,

Optum Infusion Pharmacy, Atlanta, GA

Homeward Bound: Transition of Nutrition Support Therapies from Hospital

to Home

[Handout / Recording]

Alison Evans, RD, LD, CNSC, Regional Nutrition Support Dietitian,

Optum Infusion Pharmacy, GA

Marlene Neville, MMSc, RD, LD, CNSC, Nutrition Support Dietitian,

Northside Hospital, Atlanta, GA

3:55 - 4:00 pm Wrap Up and Announcements

[Handout / Recording]


Meet our Speakers

Thank you to Our GASPEN 2022 Conference Sponsors!

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