Puneeta Tandon, Professor of Medicine

University of Alberta

Nutrition delivery in patients with cirrhosis.

This presentation will include a discussion about nutritional therapy in cirrhosis and the potential for digital solutions to increase protein intake.

Speaker/Chair Bio:

Dr. Tandon is an Professor of Medicine at the University of Alberta, Co-Director of the Cirrhosis Care Clinic, Transplant Hepatologist and lead of the Cirrhosis Care Alberta (CCAB) quality improvement program. Her clinical practice and research are focused on cirrhosis with research interests including cirrhosis related complications, exercise, nutrition and mental wellness therapy, and the use of digital technology as a knowledge translation tool. It is her career goal to provide wholistic, interdisciplinary, evidence based, patient-centered care through education, empowerment, engagement and team-work.