Available now on demand until Monday, February 24, 2020

The lightning talk session at Feeding Matters’ entirely virtual International Pediatric Feeding Disorder Conference is an opportunity for speakers from around the world to provide a 5 minute presentation of their work and virtually answer questions from attendees. The session will allow individuals to quickly and easily become acquainted with work on the cutting edge of our field.


2020 Lightning Talks

The PEAS Project: a province wide quality improvement program to improve access and navigation to high quality care for children with feeding and swallowing problems in Alberta

Presented by Justine Turner, MBBS, FRACP, PhD

Affiliation: University of Alberta


Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Montreal Children’s Hospital Feeding Scale to Portuguese spoken in Brazil

Presented by: Ana Carolina Battezini – B.S. SLP, M.S Student in Pediatrics

Affiliation: Federal University of Health Sciences of Porto Alegre (UFCSPA)


Netcoaching: A telemedical alternative to traditional models in tube weaning

Presented by: Dr. Sabine Marinschek, MSc.

Affiliation: NoTube LLC, Medical University of Graz


Parent-delivered strategies to improve eating, drinking, and swallowing difficulties in young children with neurodisability: current UK practice and future research

Presented by: Dr. Helen Taylor, BSc, DClinPsy

Affiliation: Newcastle University


Speech Pathology and Occupational Therapy Feeding Interventions Impact Health Outcomes and Health Care Costs for Preterm Infants with Feeding Problems

Presented by: Megan Richmond, DHA, CCC-SLP, CLC, NTMC; Brooke Mulrenin, OTR/L, PhD student; Annie Simpson, PhD

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina


Stories of mealtimes with a child who is tube-fed: an analysis of parent blog entries  

Presented by: Bianca Jackson, BA (Hons), MSc. MNZSTA

Affiliation: The University of Auckland


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