Celiac Education Day
Date: Saturday, April 13
Time: 8:30 am - noon
Location: Charles B. Wang Center
Stony Brook University Campus, Stony Brook
Register: Registration is required, as space is limited. Visit stonybrookchildrens.org/celiac-education-day.
Description: For children with celiac disease, their family members and the medical community, our first Celiac Education Day will offer a wealth of unique insights and information on the current status of the disease and what’s on the horizon. We are also delighted to welcome Dr. Peter H.R. Green, an internationally recognized expert in celiac disease treatment and research, and co-author of “Celiac Disease: A Hidden Epidemic,” who will deliver the keynote presentation.
Additional presenters are Stony Brook Children’s own Anupama Chawla, MD, Division Chief, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Lesley Small-Harary, MD and Brianna Burghard, MS, RD, CDN. Topics include treatment options, drugs in the pipeline and nutritional advice.