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Asim Maqbool, MD

Attending Physician

Co-Lead Aerodigestive Center

Interim Nutrition Fellowship Director

Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Abstracts

2012

Sahn B, Rheingold S, Anupindi SA, Paessler ME, Maqbool A. A rare cause of necrotizing pancreatitis [abstract]. NASPGHAN Annual Meeting; 2012 Oct 18-20; Salt Lake City, UT.

Maqbool, A, Schall J, Mascarenhas MR, Latham N, Stallings VA. Status and predictors of RBC folate and B6 in children with cystic fibrosis and pancreatic insufficiency [abstract]. NASPGHAN Annual Meeting; 2012 Oct 18-20; Salt Lake City, UT.

Maqbool, A, Schall J, Mascarenhas MR, Dougherty KA, Latham N, Stallings VA. Vitamin B6 status and predictors in children with cystic fibrosis and pancreatic insufficiency [abstract]. NACFC; 2012 Oct 10-13; Orlando FL.

Maqbool A, Schall J, Mascarenhas MR, Dougherty KA, Latham N, Stallings VA. Folic acid status and predictors in children with cystic fibrosis and pancreatic insufficiency [abstract]. NACFC; 2012 Oct 10-13; Orlando FL.

Groleau V, Schall JI, Dougherty K, Latham N, Maqbool A, Mascarenhas MR, et al. Resting energy expenditure and respiratory quotient in children with cystic fibrosis and pancreatic insufficiency receiving high calorie and fat dietary intervention [abstract]. NACFC; 2012 Oct 10-13; Orlando FL.

Fish S, Rook M, Mattei P, Anupindi S, Maqbool A. A rare cause of diarrhea and failure to thrive in an infant [abstract]. NASPGHAN Annual Meeting; 2012 Oct 18-20; Salt Lake City, UT.

Bertolaso C, Schall J, Groleau V, Maqbool A, Mascarenhas MR, Latham N, et al. Fat soluble vitamin status in children with cystic fibrosis and pancreatic insufficiency receiving a calorie and fat intervention [abstract]. NACFC; 2012 Oct 10-13; Orlando FL.

2011

Schall J, Mascarenhas M, Wang DJ, Altes T, Maqbool A, Latham N, et al. Calf muscle choline and fat content by magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) in subjects with CF before and after supplementation with LYM-X-SORBTM [abstract]. 25th Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Convention; 2011 Nov 3-5; Anaheim, CA.

Maqbool A, Schall J, Bennett M, Mascarenhas M, Latham N, Wooden T, t al. Changes in serum amino acid profiles in children with CF receiving supplemental calories, fat and choline [abstract]. 25th Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Convention; 2011 Nov 3-5; Anaheim, CA.

Dougherty KA, Schall JI, Maqbool A, Mascarenhas MR, Latham NE, Wooden TD, et al. Vitamin K status over the decade: improving but not there yet [abstract]. 25th Annual North American Cystic Fibrosis Convention; 2011 Nov 3-5; Anaheim, CA.

Maqbool A, Schall J, Bennett M, Mascarenhas M, Latham N, Wooden T, et al. Changes in serum amino acid profiles in children with CF receiving supplemental calories and fat [abstract]. North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, 1022 Oct 20-23; Orlando, FL.

Awards

2012-2013, Fellow Faculty Honor Roll
2012-2013, Pediatric Residency Faculty Honor Roll
2008, NASPHGHAN Travel Award, 3rd World Congress of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
2001, Senior Fellow Travel Award, 9th Symposium on Neurogastroenterology and Gastrointestinal Motility

Books

Chapters

2013

Maqbool A, Olsen I, and Zemel B : Clinical Assessment of Nutritional Status. Nutrition in Pediatrics, 5th Edition. Duggan C, Watkins JB, Koletzko B, and Walker WA (eds.). PMPH; Shelton, CT 2013 2013 Notes: (in press).

Maqbool, A: Colon: Structure, Function and Disorders Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition, 3rd Edition. Caballero B, Allen L, Prentice A (eds.). Elsevier Science, London, the United Kingdom 2012 2013 Notes: in press.

Parks EP, Maqbool A, Shaikhkhalil A, Groleau V, Dougherty KA, Stallings VA: Nutritional Requirements. Nelson's Textbook of Pediatrics, 20th Edition. Kliegman RM, Stanton BF, St. Geme J, Schor N, and Behrman RE (eds.). Elsevier, WB Saunders, Philadelphia, 2013 Notes: In Press.

2012

Maqbool A, Prout E, Dougherty K, Stallings VA. Adolescent nutrition. In: Bowman BA, russell RM, editors. Present knowledge in nutrition, 10th ed. Washington DC: International Life Sciences Institute; 2012. p. 637-53.

2011

Maqbool A, Stettler N, Stallings VA. Nutritional requirements. In: Kliegman RM, Stanton BF, St. Geme J, Schor N, Behrman RE, editors. Nelson's textbook of pediatrics. 19th ed.  Philadelphia: Elsevier, WB Saunders; 2011.

Maqbool A, Lukens C. Feeding dysfunction in children with eosinophilic esophagitis. In: Liacouras C, Furuta G, editors. Eosinophilic esophagitis. New York: Humana Press; 2011. p. 361-74.

2010

Maqbool A, Stettler N, Stallings VA. Nutritional requirements, In:  Kliegman RM, Stanton BF, St. Geme J, Schor N, Behrman RE, editors. Nelson's textbook of pediatrics. 19th ed.  Philadelphia: Elsevier, WB Saunders; 2010.

Maqbool A, Dougherty K, Michel S, Rovner AJ, Stallings VA. Nutrition. In: Allen J, Panitch J, Rubenstein R, editors. Cystic fibrosis (lung biology in health and disease series). New York: Informa Healthcare; 2010.

Maqbool A, Mascaranhas RM.  Gastrointestinal complications in cystic fibrosis. In: Allen J, Panitch J, Rubenstein R, editors. Cystic fibrosis (lung biology in health and disease series). New York: Informa Healthcare; 2010.

2008

Maqbool A, Stallings VA. Nutrition for children with sickle cell disease. In: Kleinman RE, editor. Pediatric nutrition handbook. 6th ed.  Elk Grove Village:American Academy of Pediatrics; 2008.

Maqbool A, Shingara IO, Stallings VA. Clinical assessment of nutritional status. In: Walker WA, Watkins JB, Duggan C, editors. Nutrition in pediatrics. 4th ed. Hamilton (Ontario): BC Decker; 2008. p. 5-13.

2007

 Maqbool A, Diaz R. Gastrointestinal parasites. In: Piccoli DA, Liacouras C, editors. Pediatric gastroenterology: the requisites. Philadelphia: Elsevier, WB Saunders; 2007. p. 170-77.

Maqbool A. Failure to thrive. In: Piccoli DA, Liacouras C, editors. Pediatric gastroenterology: the requisites. Philadelphia: Elsevier, WB Saunders; 2007. p. 48-63.

2006

Maqbool A. Colon: structure and function. In: Caballero B, Allen L, Prentice A, editors. Encyclopedia of human nutrition. 2nd ed. London (UK): Elsevier Science; 2006. p. 449-60.

Maqbool A. Disorders of the colon. In: Caballero B, Allen L, Prentice A, editors. Encyclopedia of human nutrition. 2nd ed. London (UK): Elsevier Science; 2006. p. 439-48.

Caballero B, Maqbool A. International nutrition. In: Walker WA, Watkins JB. Nutrition in pediatrics: basic science and clinical applications. 3rd ed. Toronto (Canada): BC Decker; 2003. p. 195-204.

2000

Maqbool A. Constipation. In: Lieh Lai M, Fiore M, Lee KJ, editors. Pocket pediatrics. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2000. p. 122.

Maqbool A. Biliary diseases of childhood. In: Lieh Lai M, Fiore M, Lee KJ, editors. Pocket pediatrics. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2000. p. 116.

Maqbool A. Acute diarrhea. In: Lieh Lai M, Fiore M, Lee KJ, editors. Pocket pediatrics. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2000. p. 124.

Maqbool A. Recurrent abdominal pain of childhood. In: Lieh Lai M, Fiore M, Lee KJ, editors. Pocket pediatrics. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2000. p. 116.

Maqbool A. Encopresis. In: Lieh Lai M, Fiore M, Lee KJ, editors. Pocket pediatrics. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2000. p. 123.

Maqbool A. Pancreatitis. In: Lieh Lai M, Fiore M, Lee KJ, editors. Pocket pediatrics. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2000. p. 119.

Maqbool A. Malabsorption syndromes. In: Lieh Lai M, Fiore M, Lee KJ, editors. Pocket pediatrics. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2000. p. 120.

Maqbool A. Chronic diarrhea. In: Lieh Lai M, Fiore M, Lee KJ, editors. Pocket pediatrics. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins; 2000. p. 124.

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial positions

2005-present, Ad Hoc Reviewer, American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
2012-present, Occasional Reviewer, Medscape (www.medscape.com

Academic and institutional committees

2013-present, CHOP Thickening Focus Group

Leadership

Memberships in professional organizations

2004-present, American Society for Clinical Nutrition and Society International Nutrition Research
2000-present, North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition

  • 2012-2015, Nutrition Subcommittee Member
  • 2002, Nutrition Subcommittee Member

2000-present, American Gastroenterology Association
1997-present, American Academy of Pediatrics

New Media

2013

Maqbool A, Jump C: Pancreatitis Slide Set. NASPGHAN Fellow/Resident Education Series 2013.

2012

Maqbool A, Corkins M. Demystifying Fiber in Pediatric Patients. Part 1: Dietary Fiber: What You Need to Know [podcast on the Internet]. NASPGHAN and American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Funded by the NASPGHAN Foundation and Proctor & Gamble; 2012 Nov. Available from: http://limelightdc.com/clientarea/naspghan_fiber_podcast_11_12.

Maqbool A, Corkins M. Demystifying Fiber in Pediatric Patients. Part 2: The Role of Fiber in Common Pediatric GI Diseases [podcast on the Internet]. NASPGHAN and American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Podcast. Funded by the NASPGHAN Foundation and Proctor & Gamble; 2012 Nov. Available from: http://limelightdc.com/clientarea/naspghan_fiber_podcast_11_12.

Original Papers

2013

Sahn B, Blinman T, Cahill AM, Bhatti T, Maqbool A, Mamula, Anupindi S: Vascular malformation as a cause of occult GI bleeding, Image of the Month. J Pediatri Gastroenterol Nutr 2013 Notes: In press.

2012

Maqbool A, Schall JI, Gallagher PR, Zemel BS, Strandvik B, Stallings VA. The relationship between type of dietary fat intake and serum fatty acid status in children with cystic fibrosis. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2012 Nov;55(5):605-11. doi: 10.1097/MPG.0b013e3182618f33. Cited in PubMed; PMID 22699835. Read the abstract

Maqbool Asim, Schall Joan I, Gallagher Paul R, Zemel Babette S, Strandvik Birgitta, Stallings Virginia A: The Relationship Between Type of Dietary Fat Intake and Serum Fatty Acid Status in Children with Cystic Fibrosis. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition Jun 2012.

2011

Maqbool A, Strandvik B, Stallings VA. The skinny on tuna fat: health implications. Public Health Nutr. 2011 Nov;14(11):2049-54. Epub 2011 Feb 16. Cited in PubMed; PMID 21324226. Read the abstract

Posters and Presentations

2013

"Fatty Acids in Pediatric Health and Disease, Related to the Global Nutrition Transition." Sociedad Mexicana de Pediatria. 2da. Cumbre Nacional (Mexican Society of Pediatrics, 2nd Annual National Summit) Mexico City, Mexico. April 2013.

"Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: From Common to Complex." Sociedad Mexicana de Pediatria. 2da. Cumbre Nacional (Mexican Society of Pediatrics, 2nd Annual National Summitt). Plenary Session. Mexico city, Mexico. April 2013.

"Gastroesophageal Reflux, Asthma and Pneumonia" Pediatric Pulmonary Research Seminar Series, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. June 2013.

2012

Maqbool A. Resting energy expenditure and fat soluble vitamins in children with CF and PI receiving high calorie and fat dietary intervention [presentation]. North American Cystic Fibrosis Annual Conference; 2012 Oct; Orlando, FL.

Maqbool A. Select B vitamin status in children with cystic ribrosis [presentation]. North American Cystic Fibrosis Annual Conference; 2012 Oct; Orlando, FL.

Maqbool A. Feeding issues, failure to thrive and food allergies [presentation]. Allergy and Immunology Food Allergies Symposium; 2012 Sep; Philadelphia, PA.

Maqbool A. The impact of gastrointestinal disorders on feeding [presentation]. National University of Health Sciences (NUHS); 2012 Jul; Singapore.

Maqbool A. Gastroesophageal reflux and the airway [presentation]. The Institute of Child Health, The Children's Hospital, Lahore; 2012 Jul 14; Pakistan.

Maqbool A. Pediatric feeding disorders and the gastrointestinal tract [presentation]. Department of Pediatrics, National University of Health Sciences; 2012 Jul 5; Singapore.

Maqbool A. Dietary fat in pediatric health and disease: the omega 3 fatty acids [presentation]. Department of Pediatrics, National University of Health Sciences; 2012 Jul 4; Singapore.

Maqbool A. Gastroesophageal reflux disease and feeding disorders in children with hyperinsulinism [presentation]. 4th Annual Hyperinsulinism Conference, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; 2012 Mar 17; Philadelphia, PA.

2011

Maqbool A. Polyunsaturated fatty acids: immune mechanisms, disease aspects, safety and practical approaches [presentation]. UBC Medica Hot Topics in Pediatric Nutrition Lecture Series. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; 2011 Oct 3; Philadelphia, PA.

Maqbool A. Pathogenesis of intestinal disease in cystic fibrosis: an overview [presentation].  North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference;  2011 Nov; Anaheim, CA.

Maqbool A. Pediatric parenteral nutrition: key aspects [presentation]. UBC Medica Hot Topics in Pediatric Nutrition Lecture Series. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; 2011 Aug 16; Philadelphia, PA.

Maqbool A. Polyunsaturated fatty acids in health and disease [presentation]. UBC Medica Hot Topics in Pediatric Nutrition Lecture Series. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; 2011 Aug 16; Philadelphia, PA.

Maqbool A. Omega 3 polyunsaturated fatty acids: immune mechanisms, disease aspects, safety and practical approaches [presentation]. UBC Medica Hot Topics in Pediatric Nutrition Lecture Series. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; 2011 Jul 20; Philadelphia, PA.

Maqbool A. Omega 3 polyunsaturated fatty acids: disease aspects and practical approaches [presentation]. Hot topics in pediatric nutrition. Asia International Group Lecture Series. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; 2011 May 18; Philadlephia, PA.

Maqbool A. Polyunsaturated fatty acids and pediatric diseases [presentation]. Hot Topics in Pediatric Nutrition. Asia International Group Lecture Series. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; 2011 Mar 30; Philadelphia, PA.

Maqbool A. Gastroesophageal reflux and the airway [presentation]. Pediatric Sleep Center Clinical Conference, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; 2011 Feb 1; Philadelphia, PA.

Maqbool A. Fatty acids in health and disease: providing a neonatal perspective [presentation]. Neonatology Clinical Conference, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia; 2011 Feb 22; Philadelphia, PA.

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