Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Practical Diagnosis and Management of Pediatric Patients with EoE

Dr. Mirna Chehade reviews long-term nutritional strategies and medical management for pediatric patients with Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE). Dr. Chehade specifically discusses the immunopathogenesis of EoE; identifies EoE clinical manifestations in pediatric patients; distinguishes EoE from other causes with similar symptoms, such as gastroesophageal reflux disease; reviews essential diagnosis criteria and histological features; and examines current standard of care and clinical recommendations.

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.
  • Mirna Chehade, MD, MPH

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine
    Director, Mount Sinai Center for Eosinophilic Disorders
    Jaffe Food Allergy Institute
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
    New York, New York

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the clinical presentation of EoE in infants, toddlers, children and teenagers
  • Explore various dietary and medical management options for pediatric patients with EoE

Faculty Disclosures

Mirna Chehade, MD, MPH

  • Research Support
    • Shire- clinical area: eosinophilic esophagitis
    • Regeneron- clinical area: eosinophilic esophagitis
    • Allakos- clinical area: eosinophilic gastritis
  • Consultant
    • Shire- clinical area: eosinophilic esophagitis
    • Regeneron- clinical area: eosinophilic esophagitis
    • Allakos- clinical area: eosinophilic gastritis
    • Adare- clinical area: eosinophilic esophagitis

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# 5668-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.
To receive credit for education contact hours outside of the state of California, please check with your state board of registered nursing for reciprocity.
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.
Provider Number AC857; Activity Number 144230.

Additional Content Planners

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

Victoria Anderson (Medical Writer)
No significant relationships to disclose.

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

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

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences

Staff at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower have no relevant commercial relationships to disclose.