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BAPEN 2019 Annual Conference

BAPEN 2019 Annual Conference


The BAPEN 2019 Annual Conference took place on 26 and 27 November in Belfast, with a focus on malnutrition matters.

The 2019 conference saw a 25% upsurge in delegate numbers and a varied programme. Topics included:

  • Nutrition support in infants and children
  • Assessment/Early Management of the patient with acute surgical Intestinal failure
  • COPD – the role of nutrition across the continuum of disease
  • Discharging a patient on HPN
  • Delivering Person-Centred Care - understanding the patient’s perspective

In the opening symposium, BAPEN launched its new video 'Nutrition Matters, BAPEN Matters', which highlights that everybody should receive safe, timely & appropriate nutritional care: