DNS and ASPEN share principles and align in our collective mission and values.  Our two organizations have collaborated on many nutrition support focused projects and events over the years. 

DNS values this relationship and we support our our members as their outstanding work and achievements are highlighted at the ASPEN Nutrition Science & Practice Conference.  If you are attending the Nutrition Science & Practice Conference, please be sure to check out some of these great DNS member presentations...

Saturday, March 2, 2024 

A Soup-to-Nuts Update on Malnutrition: Definitions, Tools, and Research  2:30 - 4:00pm
David Seres, MD, ScM, PNS, FASPEN, Gail Cresci, PhD, RD, LD, FASPEN, Ashlee Roffe, MS, RDN, LDN, CNSC, and Moderator Malissa Warren, RD, LD, CNSC

Nutrition Support Therapy Errors Got You Down? You Cannot Fix What You Do Not Seek and Report - Saturday March 2  2:30-4:00pm
Lynn Hiller RD, LDN, DCN, Sandra Citty, PhD, ARNP-BC, CNE, Martin Rosenthal, MD, FACS, Amir Kamel, PharmD, BCNSP and Moderator Sandra Citty, PhD, ARNP-BC, CNE

Sunday, March 3, 2024  

Muscle Matters, so Let's Look For It: Practical Strategies to Assess Muscle Across the Disease Spectrum  4:00-5:30pm
Carla Prado, PhD, RD, Michael Paris, PhD, Nicolaas Deutz, MD, PhD, FASN, and Moderator Sarah Peterson, PhD, RD

From Famished to Fed: Malnutrition and Diet Strategies in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease  4:00-6:00pm
Stephanie Gold, MD, Kelly Issokson, RD, Shirley Paski, MD, CNSC, Christina Fasulo, MS, RD, CNSC, and Moderators Jennifer Katz, MD and Carolyn Newberry, MD

Monday, March 4, 2024  

Goldilocks and the UnBEARable (EFI): Vomiting, Diarrhea, or Just Right?  6:00-7:30 am
Beth Taylor, DCN, RD-AP, Todd Rice, MD, MSc, Manpreet Mundi, MD

The Experts are Hot on the Case! Solving PN/ILE Dilemmas in Adult and Pediatric Patients 6:00 -7:30am
Kris M. Mogensen, MS, RD-AP, LDN, CNSC, Kara Calkins, MD, Ryan T. Hurt, MD, PhD

Healing or Harming: Approaches to Ethical Dilemmas in Nutrition  10:30am-12:30pm
Amirala Pasha, DO, JD, FACP,
Britta Brown, MS, RD, LD, CNSC,  and Moderator Mary Pat Turon-Findley, MEd, RD, CMHIMP, LD

Parenteral Nutrition Skills Lab 10:30-12:30pm 
Anne Tucker, PharmD, BCNSP, FASPEN, Karrie Derenski, PharmD, BCNSP, BCCCP, CNSC, FASPEN, Jessica Monczka, RD, CNSC, Renee Walker, MS, RD, LD, CNSC, FAND, FASPEN, Kathleen Tushar, RN, BSN, Angela Bingham, PharmD, BCPS, BCNSP, BCCCP, FASPEN, FCCP, FASHP, FCCM, Jacob Hall, PharmD, BCNSP, M. Petrea Cober, PharmD, BCNSP, BCPPS, FASPEN, Sarah Cogle, PharmD, BCNSP, BCCCP, Rina Patel, PharmD, BCNSP, FASPEN, Andrew Adorno, MS, RD-AP, LD, CNSC, and Moderator Karrie Derenski, PharmD, BCNSP, BCCCP, CNSC, FASPEN

Transplant and Nutrition: The Perfect Match  2:00-3:30pm
Andres Duarte-Rojo, MD, DSc, Jeanette Hasse, PhD, RD, LD, CNSC, CCTD, FASPEN, FADA, Jennifer Gommer, PharmD, BCPS, and Moderator Jeanette Hasse, PhD, RD, LD, CNSC, CCTD, FASPEN, FADA

Clinical Applications of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning: Keeping Up with the Times 2:00-3:30pm
Gail Cresci, PhD, RD, LD, FASPEN, David Seres, MD, ScM, PNS, FASPEN, Pierre Singer, MD, and Moderator Sarah Peterson, PhD, RD

Peggi Guenter Excellence in Clinical Practice Award Lecture: From Curiosity and Eagerness to Passion: Moving the Malnutrition Needle 2:00-3:30pm
Ainsley Malone, MS, RDN, LD, CNSC, FAND, FASPEN and Moderator Catherine Larson-Nath, MD, CNSC

They Survived but Our Job is Not Done: Caring for Chronic Critically Ill Patients 4:00-5:30pm
Rebecca Busch, MD, FACS, 
Beth Taylor, DCN, RD-AP, FCCM, FASPEN, Simone Chaves de Miranda Silvestre, MD, MSc, and Moderator Rebecca Busch, MD, FACS

Home and Alternate Site Care Section Forum: Hot Topics in the Home and Alternate Sites of Care  6:00-7:15pm 
Karen Martin, MA, RDN, LD, FAND, FASPEN, Rebecca L. Brown, RDN, CNSC, Elizabeth Bobo, MS, RDN, LDN, CNSC, FAND, Jacquelyn Oberman, MS, RD, LD, CNSC, Gabriella Gardner, PSM, RD-AP, LD, CNSC

Tuesday, March 5, 2024  

Global Leadership Initiative on Malnutrition (GLIM): Latest Developments and Future Direction  9:45-11:15am
Charlene Compher, PhD, RD, LDN, FASPEN, Harriet Jager-Wittenaar, RD, PhD, Gordon Jensen, MD, PhD, Marion Winkler, PhD, RD, LDN, CNSC, Ryan Hurt, MD, PhD, and Moderator Charlene Compher, PhD, RD, LDN, FASPEN

From Pancreatitis to Pancreatectomy: Principles of Nutrition Therapy 12:00-1:30pm
Mohamad Eisa, MD, Jose Pimiento, MD, FACS, Amy J. Berry, MS, LD, RD, CNSC,
and Moderator Jeanette Hasse, PhD, RD, LD, CNSC, CCTD, FASPEN, FADA