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Metabolic RD Summit

Tuesday, October 15, 2019
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Crowne Plaza Detroit Downtown Riverfront Hotel
2 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI 48226, USA

Join us for a 1-day educational program highlighting nutrition management of: PKU, Urea Cycle Disorders, Hereditary Tyrosinemia Type-1, Very Long Chain Acyl Co A Dehydrogenase Deficiency, and Hepatic Glycogen Storage Diseases Types I and III.

Faculty Members:

  • Laurie Bernstein, MS RD FADA FAND
  • Fran Rohr, MS RD
  • Heather Saavedra, MS RD
  • Kim Page, MS RD
  • Abby Hall, RD
  • Marie-Hélène Bourdages, RD


8:00    Welcome and Introductions | Laurie Bernstein, MS RD FADA FAND

8:30    Seeing the Forest and the Trees | Laurie Bernstein

8:50    Interactive Activity: Executive Function Deficits | Laurie Bernstein and Fran Rohr, MS RD

9:15    Nutrition Management of Phenylketonuria | Laurie Bernstein

10:00  Break  

10:30  Nutrition Management of Hereditary Tyrosinemia Type I  |  Fran Rohr

11:00  Clinical Case: HT-1 | Marie-Hélène Bourdages, RD

11:30  Overview of the Nutrition Management of Urea Cycle Disorders |  Laurie Bernstein

12:00  Clinical Case: UCD  | Abby Hall, RD

12:30  Lunch 

1:30    Nutrition Management of Glycogen Storage Diseases Types 1 and 3 | Heather Saavedra, MS RD

2:30    Clinical Case: GSD | Heather Saavedra

3:00    Break  

3:15    Overview of the Nutrition Management of Long Chain Fatty Acid Oxidation Disorders | Fran Rohr

3:45    Clinical Case: VLCAD | Kim Page, MS RD

4:15   Clinical and Educational Resources | Michelle Harrington, MS RD, Fran Rohr and Laurie Bernstein

4:50    Closing Remarks | Laurie Bernstein

There is no charge for participating in this program.

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