Welcome to the
2020 FANS Conference

A virtual experience hosted by Dr. David Armstrong

The Forum for the Advancement of Nutrition Support was established by Fresenius Kabi Canada for leaders in clinical nutrition to share their expertise. Event highlights include:

  • Live presentations from our renowned keynote speakers
  • Live Q&A after each presentation
  • 6 Video case studies available throughout October
  • Virtual networking opportunities

Calendar of events


Opening night!
Cheers to cheese!
7 pm – 8:30 pm EST


Dr. Mette Bergernoon – 1pm EST


Dr. Robert Martindalenoon – 1pm EST


Dr. Carla Pradonoon – 1pm EST


Panel Discussionnoon – 1pm EST

Case Studies

  • Karen Biggs, RD
    Delivering Supplemental Parenteral Nutrition in an Out-Patient Cancer Centre
  • Dr. Jean-François Bellemare/Josée Houde, RD
    Nutritional Considerations in Two Complex Clinical Surgical Cases
  • Genevieve MacDonald, RN
    Safety & Ease of Use of 3-Chamber Bags: The Nursing Perspective
  • Michele ApSimon, RD
    Metabolic Mistake! Are We Giving Too Much Dextrose in Our Parenteral Nutrition?
  • Crystal Peters, RD
    A Case for Supplemental TPN
  • Margaret Avery, RD
    The Impact of Nutrition on the Continuum of Care in CKD: A Case Study on IDPN