DR MARK CORKINS & PATRICIA BAKER, RDN: Pediatric Malnutrition Screening: Bring Evidence to Practice

Mark Corkins, MD, CNSC, SPR, FAAP, and Patricia Becker, MS, RDN, CSP, CNSC, discuss the role practitioners provide and the challenges they face when screening for pediatric malnutrition. As authors on the new consensus guidelines, "Indicators Recommended for the Identification & Documentation of Pediatric Malnutrition," and the new diagnostic criteria, they talk about the formal diagnostic criteria now available.


PRESENTER(S): Patricia Becker and Mark Corkins
LOCATION: Columbus, Ohio, United States


Patricia J Becker, MS, RDN, CSP, CNSC
Professional Development Chair, Dayton Children’s Hospital
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

Mark Corkins, MD, CNSC, SPR, FAAP
Professor of Pediatrics, Le Bonheur Children’s Medical Center
Memphis, Tennessee, United States