Florida Academy

of Nutrition and Dietetics

2020 Pediatric Nutrition Workshop


Topics and Speakers (final agenda TBD):

Food Allergies in Pediatrics: Stephen Dinetz, MD

Applications for Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition in the Ketogenic Diet Patient: Kelly Urbanik, RDN, LDN, CNSC

Blended Diets and Homemade Tube Feeding Demonstration: Elizabeth Bobo, MS, RDN, LDN, CNSC

Fish Oil-Containing Lipid Emulsions in Pediatrics:  A review of the literature, Adina Hirsch, PharmD

*5 CEUs, pending approval from CDR for Dietitian/Nutritionists and Nutrition Dietetic Technicians

Location:             Nemours Childrens Hospital, 13535 Nemours Parkway, Orlando, FL 32827

Date:                     February 15, 2020

Time:                    9:30 am – 4:00 pm

Cost:                     $100 before February 11, 2020 ($120 onsite)

Included with registration fee: 

Morning coffee, lunch, and parking on the 3rd or 4th floor of the parking garage.


About the Speakers

Kelly Urbanik, RDN, LDN, CNSC

Kelly received her Bachelor of Science in Food Science and Human Nutrition from the University of Florida and is a Board Certified Specialist in Pediatrics and a Certified Nutrition Support Clinician. She currently is a Nutrition Support Specialist and Pediatric and Ketogenic Diet/Modified Atkins Diet Therapy Specialist at Arnold Palmer Medical Center in Orlando.

Kelly has been active in the Florida Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics serving as Chair of Districts Presidents, on the District Transition Taskforce and is currently the Bylaws Chair. She has also held numerous positions with the Orlando Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

She has presented throughout the state on various pediatric topics including Understanding the Ketogenic Diet for the Pediatric Patient. She is frequently featured in Orlando media outlets as well as a participant at many community events.

Kelly served as an Expert Reviewer for the CPEU Self-Study Program for the Omega-3 Handbook: A Ready Reference Guide for Health Professionals; as a Member for the CDR Specialty Certifications Expert Panel, Pediatric Representative; as a Member on the CDR Pediatric Nutrition Specialty Examination Development Team and as a Contributor to FoodPicker.org

She has been honored as the 2013 Florida Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year and featured in Today’s Dietitian Magazine as TD10 – Meet 10 Dedicated Dietitians Who Are Making a Difference.

Elizabeth Bobo, MS, RDN, LDN, CNSC

Elizabeth Bobo is the Dietitian Clinic Coordinator at Nemours Children’s Specialty Care in Jacksonville, Fl and an Instructor in Nutrition, College of Medicine for the Mayo Clinic. She completed her MS/DI at the University of Florida and has been a Certified Nutrition Support Dietitian since 2007. She is an accomplished researcher and is currently the Site Nutritionist for A prospective, open label, multi-site study in North America to evaluate the effects of a new ready-to-feed, nutrient dense formula on the growth, safety and tolerance of infants with growth failure

PRODUCE (Personalized Research on Diet in Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease) Study

She serves as a Florida delegate to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and Website Editor for the Florida Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. Her professional activities include the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics – ASPEN SOP/SOPP for RDNs in Nutrition Support Workgroup; the US Pharmacopeia Convention Parenteral Nutrition Safety Expert Panel and the Mayo Clinic Dietetic Internship Advisory Committee.

She has been recognized numerous times as the Mayo Clinic Outstanding Community Dietetic Internship Preceptor and by the Florida Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as an Emerging Leader and presented the President’s Award.

Elizabeth publishes and presents frequently at national, regional and local meetings.

Stephen Dinetz, MD

Dr. Dinetz is affiliated with Nemours Children’s Health System, Division of Allergy/Immunology, Department of Pediatrics in Orlando. Dr. Dinetz completed his medical degree as well as his residency in Internal Medicine/Pediatrics at the University of Louisville School of Medicine.

His board certifications include American Board of Allergy and Immunology and the American Board of Pediatrics/General Practice.

Adina Hirsch, PharmD

Adina is the Medical Science Liaison at Fresenius Kabi USA. Prior to this position she was Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, College of Pharmacy and the Nutrition Support Pharmacist at the Atlanta VA Medical Center.

Adina received her Doctorate of Pharmacy from Mercer University School of Pharmacy and is a Board Certified Nutrition Support Pharmacist. She is a member of the American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition.


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