Resources for Professionals

Whether you're referring a patient to us for the first time or seeking a second opinion, these resources will help in your search for more information.

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Stay in touch with the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Subscribe to our professional eNewsletter to receive updates on research and educational opportunities, resources for your patients, news about our clinical programs, and more.

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Acute vs. Chronic Pancreatitis: Diagnosis, Dilemmas and Management

View this webinar to learn more about pancreatitis, led by experts from our Pancreatic Disorders Program.


No Pancreas? No Problem

Read this case study about a patient diagnosed with hyperinsulinism (HI) within 24 hours of birth.


National Pancreas Foundation Webinar: Healthy Lifestyles & Nutrition

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle and good nutrition are essential in improving the physical and mental health of people living with pancreatic disease as well as decreasing the risk of complications. The National Pancreas Foundation assembled a group of experts, including our own Dr. Maria Mascarenhas and Dr. Jefferson Brownell, to explore this topic in their February 2023 virtual education series.  Watch here


Clinical Pathways

The Clinical Pathways Program at CHOP incorporates evidence, best practices and local expert consensus into shared medical models for clinical teams.

  • View our clinical pathway for Emergency Department and Inpatient Clinical Pathway for Treatment and Management of Non-Traumatic Pancreatitis.
  • View our clinical pathway for ICU, Inpatient, Outpatient Specialty Care and Primary Care Clinical Pathway for Pancreatic Enzyme Replacement Therapy (PERT) in Children with or at Risk for Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency (EPI).

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