Division of Nutrition

Longwood Nutrition Seminars
2017-2018

Medical Education Center, Harvard Medical School
260 Longwood Avenue, Cannon Room (Building C1)
Boston

12:00 - 1 :00 PM
1st Tuesday of Month*
(Lunch will be served at 11 :30 AM)
*except January

Click on a blue title to view a Webcast video of the lecture.


October 3, 2017

Exercise Is Medicine: How to Get Your Patients and Yourself Moving

Edward M. Phillips, MD
Director, Institute of Lifestyle Medicine,
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital Boston


November 7, 2017

Preserving Muscle Mass During Critical Illness

Nilesh Mehta, MD
Critical Care Nutrition,
Boston ChildrenÕs Hospital


December 5, 2017

Optimizing Nutrition When the Gluten Free Diet Is Not Enough

Melinda Dennis, MS, RD, LDN
Celiac Center, Division of Gastroenterology,
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center &
Jocelyn Silvester, MD, PhD
Director of Research, Celiac Disease Program,
GI, Hepatology & Nutrition
Boston ChildrenÕs Hospital


January 9, 2018

Topic to be determined

Marie-France Hivert, MD, MMSc
Obesity Prevention Program;
Department of Population Medicine
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Diabetes Unit,
Massachusetts General Hospital


February 6, 2018

Title and Speaker to be determined

Boston's Children Hospital
Case Study


March 6, 2018

Zinc Deficiency - Cause, Effect, or Both in the Abnormal Gut

Nancy Krebs, MD, MS
University of Colorado Denver
Anschutz Medical Campus


April 3, 2018

Growth Patterns in Relation to Human Milk Intake in the NICU

Hunter Pepin, RD, MS, CNSC
Brigham and Women's Hospital


May 1, 2018

Protein Intake and Anabolic Agent Supplements in the Elderly

Caroline Apovian, MD, FACP
Nutrition and Weight Management,
Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Nutrition
Boston Medical Center


June 5, 2018

Topic to be determined

Kenneth B. Christopher, MD, SM
Brigham & Woman's Hospital


Supported by the Conrad Taff Educational Fund, Harvard Medical School
and Mead Johnson Nutrition
For further information: contact Dr. Christopher Duggan or Barbara Ainsley@ 617-667 -2604
christopher.duggan@childrens.harvard.edu or bainsley@bidmc.harvard.edu