Authors and Disclosures
Beth E. Taylor, RD, DCN1, Stephen A. McClave, MD2, Robert G. Martindale, MD, PhD3, Malissa M. Warren, RD4, Debbie R. Johnson, RN, MS5, Carol Braunschweig, RD, PhD6, Mary S. McCarthy, RN, PhD7, Evangelia Davanos, PharmD8, Todd W. Rice, MD, MSc9, Gail A. Cresci, RD, PhD10, Jane M. Gervasio, PharmD11, Gordon S. Sacks, PharmD12, Pamela R. Roberts, MD13 and Charlene Compher, RD, PhD14
1Nutrition Support Specialist, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO.
2Department of Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.
3Chief Division of General Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR.
4Critical Care Dietitian, Portland VA Medical Center, Portland, OR.
5Clinical Nurse Specialist: Wound, Skin, Ostomy, UW Health University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics, Madison, WI.
6Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition and Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL.
7Senior Nurse Scientist, Center for Nursing Science & Clinical Inquiry, Madigan Healthcare System, Tacoma, WA.
8Pharmacotherapy Specialist, Nutrition Support, The Brooklyn Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY.
9Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN.
10Project Research Staff, Digestive Disease Institute, Gastroenterology & Pathobiology, Cleveland, OH.
11Chair and Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Butler University College of Pharmacy and Health Science, Indianapolis, IN.
12Professor and Head, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Harrison School of Pharmacy, Auburn University, Auburn, AL.
13Professor & Vice Chair, Division Chief of Critical Care Medicine, Director of Research, John A. Moffitt Endowed Chair, Department of Anesthesiology, Oklahoma City, OK.
14Professor of Nutrition Science, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. Taylor disclosed serving as an A.S.P.E.N. committee member and DNS past chair. Dr. McClave disclosed other relationships with Nestle (consulting), Abbott (Speaker), Metagenics (consulting), Covidien (consultant), and A.S.P.E.N. Dr. Martindale disclosed other relationships with Davol, LifeCell, and Metagenics (consultant) and received funding from Metagenics (research grant recipient). Dr. Warren disclosed serving as Co-chair for the Veterans Health Administration Dietary Supplement Committee and as a Chair for the Dietitians in Nutrition Support webinar planning committee. Dr. Braunschweig disclosed serving as the A.S.P.E.N. editor for clinical guidelines. Dr. McCarthy disclosed serving as an A.S.P.E.N. Committee Member for Research Committee and Abstract Review Committee, A.S.P.E.N. Nursing Section Member, and SCCM Nursing Section Member. Dr. Davanos disclosed other relationships with Baxter Healthcare (Medical Science Liaison and employee) and NY/LISPEN chapter (President Elect). Dr. Cresci disclosed other relatiosnhips with Metagenics, Advocare, and Covidien. She received funding from Metagenics (research grant, speaker) and served as a research committee member for A.S.P.E.N. and DNS (Chair - symposium planning committee). Dr. Rice disclosed other relationships with Avisa, LLC (Consultant) and GSK (DSMB). Dr. Roberts disclosed other relationships as ASA Committee Member (critical care) and as an A.S.P.E.N. Committee member (abstract reviews). Dr. Gervasio disclosed serving as an A.S.P.E.N. committee member. Dr. Sacks disclosed other relationships with Kabi USA, LLC (research grant recipient) and A.S.P.E.N. (President and member of Board of Directors, A.S.P.E.N. Rhoads Research Foundation - Board of Advisors); received funding (Research grant recipient, related to parenteral nutrition); and received funding from Fresenius Kabi USA, LLC (research grant recipient). Dr. Rice served as expert witness. Dr. Compher received funding from the March of Dimes Foundation (Research grant recipient) and disclosed other relationships with A.S.P.E.N. (Board of directors and President elect). Dr. Johnson disclosed that she does not have any potential conflicts of interest.
Conflict of Interest
All authors completed both an A.S.P.E.N. and SCCM conflict of interest form for copyright assignment and financial disclosure. There was no input or funding from industry, nor were any industry representatives present at any of the committee meetings.