This session will promote disciplines working together to care for patients with CF, especially those patients with complicated or complex needs. There will be one adult case presentation and one pediatric case presentation.
Express the complicated and multifaceted nature of nutrition problems in children and adults with CF.
Categorize some of the main barriers to improving nutrition including medical and non medical.
Identify and summarize the roles of different professionals and members of the CF team in improving nutrition in CF patients: including dietitians, physicians, mental and behavioral health professional, social workers, and pharmacists.