24th ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC MEETING OF AuSPEN

23rd and 24th OCTOBER 1998

National Convention Centre : Canberra


To be held in conjunction with
Australian Gastroenterology Week

The international faculty will include

Dr Kenneth Kudsk MD, Professor of Surgery, Director of Surgical Research, The University of Tennessee. Currently the President of ASPEN and a distinguished researcher in the field of parenteral and enteral nutrition in surgery, trauma and sepsis.

Professor W. Allen Walker : Professor of Nutrition and Paediatrics, Director Harvard Clinical Nutrition Research Centre. He is an international expert on the human gastrointestinal host defence system and the role of nutrition.

Features of this meeting will include :

Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition after Severe Trauma and Surgery

Nutrition and Intestinal Barrier Function

Immunonutrition

Outcomes of Nutritional Support

Micronutrients for Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition


Closing Date for Abstracts : 28th August 1998
Social Events
A range of social events have been arranged including a Welcome Cocktail Party, a National Art Gallery Tour, Conference Dinner and a Breakfast.
For more information contact :
Conference Secretariat, PO Box 894
NORTH SYDNEY NSW 2059 Australia
Ph +61-2-9256-5454 Fax +61-9241-4586 email : gesa@racp.edu.au

This item was updated on 21st May 1998