Guidelines for Diagnosis and Management of Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome

Anna Nowak-Wegrzyn, MD, PhD examines the clinical presentation of Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome (FPIES); summarizes common food triggers of FPIES; distinguishes FPIES from other major non-IgE-mediated food allergies; discusses oral food challenges for patients with suspected FPIES; and identifies medical and nutritional strategies using current FPIES guidelines.

Course Credit:

1.00 AANP Contact Hour
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
1.00 ANCC Contact Hour
1.00 CA-BRN Contact Hour
1.00 CDR Contact Hour

Dates:

Opens: 2018-11-09
Closes: 2020-11-09

Target Audience:

This activity was developed for pediatric physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, dietitians, allergists and other health care providers who have an interest in newborns, infants and toddlers.

This activity is supported by an independent educational grant from Mead Johnson Nutrition.
  • Anna Nowak-Wegrzyn, MD, PhD

    Professor of Pediatrics
    Director of Clinical Research
    Jaffe Food Allergy Institute
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    New York City

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the clinical presentation of FPIES
  • Identify strategies to avoid FPIES reactions

Faculty Disclosures

Anna Nowak-Wegrzyn, MD, PhD

  • Research Support
    • ITN NIAID- clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
    • FARE- clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
    • DBV Technologies- clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
    • Astellas Pharma- clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
    • Nestle- clinical area of hypoallergenic infant formulas
      Nutricia- clinical area of hypoallergenic infant formulas
    • Thermo Fisher Scientific - clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
  • Consultant
    • Merck- clinical area of sublingual immunotherapy for dust mites
    • ALK-Abelló- clinical area of data monitoring committee - clinical area for sublingual immunotherapy for dust mites
  • Advisory Board
    • Gerber Nutritional Institute - clinical area of solid foods for prevention of food allergy

Accreditation and Certification

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 040207. This program is designated for up to 1.00 contact hour. Program ID# 5667-EM.
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. A maximum of 1.00 contact hour may be earned for successful completion of this activity.
Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13664, for 1.00 contact hour.
Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). Registered dietitians (RDs) and dietetic technicians, registered (DTRs) will receive 1.00 hour continuing professional education unit (CPEU) for completion of this program/material. 144229.

Additional Content Planners

Erin Allen, MS, RD, LDN (RD Reviewer)
No significant relationships to disclose.

Victoria Anderson (Medical Writer)

 


Coy Flowers, MD (Peer Reviewer)
No significant relationships to disclose.

Heather Jimenez, FNP (Nurse Reviewer)
No significant relationships to disclose.

Charles Willis, Director of Continuing Education, consults for Pfizer, Inc; all other staff at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower have no relevant commercial relationships to disclose.