2017-2018 Dinner Meetings & Other Events

Dinners start with Social Hour 6 – 7 p.m.
Dinner Service 6:45 p.m. – 7 p.m.

September 19, 2017 Dinner Meeting   *Please note this is a Tuesday.

Location: La Navona

Speaker: Robert Lustig, MD
Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Endocrinology at the University of California, San Francisco and Director of the Weight Assessment for Teen and Child Health (WATCH) Program at UCSF

Dr. Lustig is a national expert and best-selling author of many books involving sugar and its effects on our diet, health and our healthcare crisis in America. He will be speaking on his newly released book, as well as have copies available for signing. Seating is limited for this very special engagement. COPS acknowledges the Children’s Practicing Pediatricians (CPP) for their generous grant support assistance with this dinner meeting speaker.

Community Connection Physicians: Claire Stewart, MD, MEd from Critical Care and her husband Ethan Mezoff, MD from Gastroenterology

Topic: Sugar, Processed Foods and our Healthcare Crisis

October 18, 2017 Dinner Meeting 

Location: Eddie George’s Grille 27

Speakers:
Dr. Sudarshan R. Jadcherla

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Director, The Neonatal and Infant Feeding Disorders Program, Principal Investigator, Innovative Research Program in Neonatal Feeding Disorders, Sections of Neonatology, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition at Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Ish K. Gulati, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Medical Director – Neonatal Nutrition Program, Co-Investigator, Innovative Neonatal and Infant Feeding Disorders Research Program, Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Community Connection Physician: TBD

Topic: When Babies Fuss, think beyond Reflux! What do Pediatricians need to know?

November 28, 2017 Dinner Meeting   *Please note this is a Tuesday.

Location: Matt the Miller’s Tavern (Dublin)

Speaker: Katy Oberle, MS, LIMFT
Licensed Independent Marriage and Family Therapist, Child Development Center, Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Community Connection Physician: Alex R. Kemper, MD, MPH, MS, new division chief of Ambulatory Pediatrics at Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Topic: Systemic thinking and practice in pediatric care: Offerings from a family therapist

January 17, 2018 Dinner Meeting

Location: TBD

Speaker: TBD

Community Connection Physician: TBD

Topic: TBD

February 20, 2018 Dinner Meeting   *Please note this is a Tuesday.

Location: Fortune Chinese Restaurant

Speaker: TBD

Community Connection Physician: TBD

Topic: Chinese New Year Celebration

March 2018 Dinner Meeting   *No Dinner Meeting Due to Spring Breaks.

April 18, 2018 Dinner Meeting

Location: Golf Club of Dublin

Speaker: TBD

Community Connection Physician: TBD

Topic: TBD