Pediatric Grand Rounds Archived Webcasts

Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders and the Brain-Gut Axis in Children

Recorded September 7, 2007 at 12:30 PM

Presented by:
Viraine Weerasooriya, MD
Clinical Pediatric Gastroenterologist, Bay Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition; Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of South Florida, St. Petersburg, FL

CME credit is no longer available for this program

This program is presented for educational purposes only and is no longer available for CME credit.

Disclosure: The speaker has signed a disclosure form and indicated he has no significant financial interest or relationship with companies of the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product/service that will be discussed as part of his presentation.

Learning Objectives: As a result of viewing this presentation, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the role of the Brain-Gut Axis in Functional Intestinal Disorders
  • Suggest approaches in evaluating and managing functional GI Disorders in children

Commercial Support: None


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