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Pediatric GI in Autism and Other Special Needs
with guest speaker Elizabeth Mumper, MD, FAAFP (7:00pm - 7:45pm)

Have you ever wondered how your child's GI tract is working, or not working? Has you child ever complained of tummy aches or shown signs of GI discomfort? Does your child have difficulty going to the bathroom? If your child has any of these issues, you will not want to miss this talk. Please join us as we welcome Dr. Elizabeth Mumper from the Rimland Center.

Dr. Mumper will discuss various GI issues and the therapies that are helping kids with GI disorders. Research shows that GI issues are prevalent in children with ASD, but with proper therapies, these disorders can be treated.

Don't miss this opportunity to hear from the expert on what you can do to help your child maintain a healthy GI tract so he or she can function in their daily routines.


ASD Expert Roundtable Q & A
with Dan Rossignol, MD, FAAFP & Elizabeth Mumper, MD, FAAFP (7:45pm - 9:00pm)

Then join Doctors Mumper and Rossignol for a roundtable Q & A. This is the time to ask the experts anything you have on your mind pertaining to ASD and other special needs.

Dan Rossignol, MD, FAAFP serves as the Chairman of the Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs (MAPS). He is board certified in Family Practice and is a fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Coming from an academic background, Dr. Rossignol searched the medical literature looking for a solution after both of his children were diagnosed with autism. He has made it his mission to research and publish in autism. In the last six years, he has published 23 articles and three book chapters concerning autism.

Elizabeth Mumper, MD, FAAFP, is a board certified pediatrician who practices an integrative approach with both her general pediatric patients (at Advocates for Children) and her patients who have autism spectrum disorders (at Advocates for Families) in Lynchburg, Virginia. She founded the Rimland Center in 2007 to mentor clinicians who were interested in learning about the medical needs of children with developmental disorders. For five years, she was medical director of the Autism Research Institute where she was actively involved in clinician teaching and clinical research. She has lectured widely nationally and internationally about biochemistry, gastrointestinal pathology and immune dysregulation as they relate to children with developmental disorders including autism.

Meet & Greet at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
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