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APFED's Educational Webinar Series

Sponsored by EleCare®.

Live Web Chats

Throughout the year, APFED hosts live web chats in which individuals can register and watch live informational lectures on care and support delivered by experts in the field.  Following the lectures, registrants have the unique opportunity to ask questions and receive a live response from the lecturer.


Recordings of previous web chats:

Answers from Experts

Top professionals in the field answer frequently asked questions submitted by patients and their family members. These brief videos include topics on diagnosis, treatment options, recent research, psychological support, and discussions of school resources for parents of children with EGIDs. 

Diagnosis of Eosinophilic Disorders
Glenn T. Furuta, M.D.

Diagnosis and Treatment
in Children

Seema Aceves, M.D., Ph.D.

Diagnosis and Treatment
in Children

Jonathan Spergel M.D., Ph.D.

Eosinophilic Disorders
in Adults

Ikuo Hirano, M.D.

Working with Your
Child's School

Jennifer Cardenas

Supporting Your Child

Nicole Zahka, Ph.D.

A Pathologist's Perspective
Robert Newbury, M.D.

Feeding Problems and Tube Feeding
Goldie Markowitz, MSN, CRNP

Cooking and Baking with Substitutions

Colette Martin

Conference Presentations

Presentations and panel discussions from APFED's 2012 EosConnection Patient Conference.

Q&A Panel Discussion with Aceves, Furuta, Hirano, and Spergel

Q&A Panel Discussion with Zahka and Cardenas

Allergy Testing: Who Needs it & Why

Diagnosis of EGIDs: Endoscopy, biopsy, and other methods

Under the Microscope: EoE, EG, EGE, and EC


APFED's Educational Webinar Series, sponsored by EleCare®, is a joint collaborative effort between the American Partnership for Eosinophilic Disorders and the Center for Managing Chronic Disease, to help increase awareness about eosinophilic associated gastrointestinal disorders among laypersons, educators, patients, and families.