Gluten Challenges in Celiac Disease
After this activity, participants will be able to:
- Identify the challenges for pediatric and adult patients to participate in a gluten challenge;
- State how the gluten challenge-induced immune response is used in research;
- Discuss the definition of a gluten challenge, when to perform it, its best practices, and its role in celiac disease research;
- Describe the diagnostics of the gluten challenge in pediatric and adult patients;
- Examine the importance of the gluten challenge for clinical trials and drug therapy.
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UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO COURSE DIRECTORS
Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
Director of Research, The University of Chicago Celiac Disease Center
Professor of Pediatrics
Chief, Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
Medical Director, Celiac Disease Center
Valerie Abadie, PhD
Research Associate Professor
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|Participation (CE Certificate Included)||$25|
|Participation (CE Certificate NOT Included)||$0|
|CME Credit: You must pay the $25 fee if you would like to claim credit and a certificate post-conference.|
|Note: $25 fee is non-refundable.|
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