IAPEN, India Celebrates World Liver Day, 19th April 2014 - National Conference on Transplantation

The Indian Association for Pareneral and Enteral Nutrition is conducting a National Conference on Nutrition Management in Organ Failure and Transplantation, on 19th April, 2014, BGS Global Hospital, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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BANGALORE, India - Feb. 15, 2014 - PRLog -- The National Conference on Nutritional Management in Organ Failure and Transplantation is hosted and organized by IAPEN – Bangalore Regional Chapter in partnership with Global Integrated liver care program, BGS Global Hospital, Bangalore on 19th April at seminar hall, 5th floor, BGS Global Hospital, Bangalore, India. The conference theme is “Nutritional interventions in organ failure and transplantation – Challenges and solutions”. More details can be obtained by visiting http://www.iapen.co.in/ncnmoft.html or http://nmoft.wordpress.com/.

Nutrition is an integral part of healing and maintenance of health. Poor nutritional status in pre, peri and post-operative surgical patients leads to less than optimal outcomes. Nutrition intervention is necessary for treatment of solid organ/s failure and transplant patients. Prior to transplantation, patients if not properly managed can suffer from certain degree and type of malnutrition and are at high risk for nutritionally-mediated complications.

This conference of IAPEN will provide such a forum for multidisciplinary interaction on transplant nutrition. There will be an interactive session on “Planning nutrition intervention for transplant patients”. The plenary talks include
overview of disease leading to end stage organ failure, Pre, acute post transplant and long term post transplant nutritional management, Nutritional monitoring post transplant, transplantation and Immune nutrition, case studies, food etc.,

This conference, being first in the series of learning initiative on Nutritional management in Solid organ Failure and Transplantation will be focussing on Nutritional management of Liver and kidney failure, Transplantation of liver, kidney and Bone Marrow in adults.

The conference is a great opportunity for the surgeons, gastroenterologists, transplantation surgeons, nutritionist, dietitians to learn advanced concepts in organ failure and transplantation Nutrition. To register for this conference, contact Mr. Chandan Vinay, Organizing Secretary, The National Conference on Nutritional Management in Organ Failure and Transplantation, Bangalore Regional Centre, No 3006, 1st block, Janapriya Heavens, Allasandra, Bangalore – 560056; Karnataka Email: iapenmeet@gmail.com. For more information about Conference visit http://nmoft.wordpress.com/ .

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