2021 IPFDC Schedule

Gain the high caliber intermediate and advanced level education you have come to expect from Feeding Matters without leaving the comfort of your home or office. Held entirely virtually on Thursday, April 29th and Friday, April 30th, 2021 and available on-demand for 30 days post-conference. Please join us to receive groundbreaking access to the latest developments and research in PFD.

The educational program for the 2021 International Pediatric Feeding Disorder Conference was selected by our conference committee after an open call for abstracts was completed.

2021 IPFDC Keynote Presentation

Pediatric Feeding Disorder US ICD-10-CM Approval: What Does it all Mean? – James A. “Jaime” Phalen, MD, FAAP; Olaf Kraus de Camargo, MD, PhD, FRCPC; Jaclyn Pederson, MHI

2021 IPFDC General Sessions

The 2021 Feeding Matters Annual PFD Alliance Symposium: Changing the Future of PFD – Erin Ross, PhD, CCC-SLP; Hayley Estrem, PhD, RN; Amy Delaney, PhD, CCC-SLP; Cuyler Romeo, MOT, OTR, SCFES, CLC

Age-Appropriate Feeding: The Most Important Aspect in Pediatric Feeding Disorder Amy L. Delaney, PhD, CCC-SLP

Facilitating and Managing Breastfeeding in At-Risk Babies: Collaboration Between Feeding Therapists and Lactation Consultants – Jill Rabin, M.S CCC-SLP/LIBCLC

Picky Eaters vs. PFD vs. ARFID: Differential Diagnosis Decision Tree – Kay A. Toomey, PhD

Neonatal Feeding Assessment and Nutritional Interventions Roberta (Bobbi) Pineda, PhD, OTR/L, CNT; Rebecca Pipkorn, RD, CD, CNSC; Brittani Clark, MS, RD, CD, CLC

Collaborative Practice and Role Clarity through the Pediatric Eating and Swallowing (PEAS) Project – Justine Turner, MBBS, FRACP, PhD; Julie Evans, M.S.R.SLP, SLP(C), CHE; Melanie Matiisen Dewar, M.SLP, R-SLP(C); Tricia Miller. MSc, RSLP, S-LP(c )

Graz Model of Tube Weaning: Interprofessional Practice in Telehealth – Dr. Marion Russell, OTD, MOTR/L, SCFES; Dr. Sabine Marinschek, MSc

Transitional Foods: Updates on Behavior, Risks, and Benefits – Reva Barewal, DDS, MS

Quantitative Swallow Measures of Children through Videofluoroscopy – Isuru Dharmarathna, Doctoral Researcher; Anna Miles, PhD

Conducting Pediatric Feeding Assessments via Telepractice Reliability, Practical Considerations, and Satisfaction – Madeline Raatz, BSpPath

Detecting Malnutrition in Children with Feeding Challenges – Patricia J. Becker, MS, RDN, CSP. FAND

Family-Centered and Trauma-Informed Practice for Pediatric Feeding Disorder – Christian Hancock, M.S., CCC-SLP; Leah Walsh, M.S. CCC-SLP

Investigation of Assessment Tools in the Area of Pediatric Feeding Evaluation – Kate Barlow, OTD; Paula Rabaey, PhD, OTR/L

Pediatric Feeding Across Developmental Stages: Utilizing Families in Outpatient Treatment Model – Ryan Davidson, PhD; Julia Carmody, PhD


Intermediate Level

Attendees who only view the live event can earn up to 1.2 ASHA CEUs.

Attendees who view the live event and on demand sessions (30 days after the live event) can earn up to 1.95 ASHA CEUs.

Attendees who view all of the sessions on demand (30 days after the live event) can earn up to 1.95 ASHA CEUs.

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