The opinions expressed by the participants in these sessions reflect personal experiences and are meant for sharing and to stimulate interactive discussions. As such some of these may not reflect the opinions or beliefs of the Canadian Nutrition Society or CPPENA. This information does not replace guidance from your healthcare provider.
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2023 Annual Fall Meeting
Patient Power in home EN and PN: Navigating Advocacy and Leading Change
October 31, 2023
Leah Gramlich - MD, FRCP - Gastroenterologist and Physician Nutrition Specialist and
Marek Lichota - HPN Patient, Dietitian, President of the Appetite for Life patient association, Kraków, Poland)
Long term complications of HPN and what you can do to prevent them
April 19, 2023
Speaker: Yidan Lu, M.D.,C.M, M.Sc.
Download slide deck .pdf: Long-term complications of parenteral nutrition & what you can do to prevent them
Navigating the holidays on home nutrition
December 20, 2022
Speakers: Catherine Richardson, Adela Delgado, RD and Deanna Zaverucka, RD
2022 Virtual Patient Conference
Mental health for individuals living with home nutrition therapy
November 12, 2022
Speakers: Trinity Lowthian, Tiffany Taft, PsyD, MIS, and Erin Beckwell, BSW, MSW, RSW (SK)
Download slide deck .pdfs: Navigating the Mental Health Impacts of Home Nutrition | Trauma and Chronic Health Conditions
Chasing your dreams
September 20, 2022
Speaker: Emma Tillman, Pharm.D., Ph.D.
Download slide deck .pdf: Chasing your dreams when you have to resort to Plan B
Beat the Heat
June 21, 2022
Speaker: Brandon Sommert
Download slide deck .pdf: Beat the Heat
2021 Virtual Patient Conference
CPPENA held its first virtual patient conference on Thursday, October 7, 2021.
The recordings are available for viewing below (expand to full screen for best viewing)
Intestinal Failure - Considering Quality of Life
The role of the Patient Association – making all the right connections
Novel Treatment for Short Bowel Syndrome Intestinal Failure
Central Venous Catheter Care and Maintenance
Traveling with Intestinal Failure and Parenteral Nutrition