Dept. of Pediatrics & Child Health Grand Rounds
Matthew Greenhawt, MD
Department of Pediatrics, Section of Allergy
Children’s Hospital Colorado, University of
Colorado Denver School of Medicine
Elissa Abrams, MD
Department of Pediatrics and Child Health
Section of Allergy and Immunology,
University of Manitoba
“Early Food Introduction: Emerging Guidance and Whether or Not to Screen”
1) Describe advances in the prevention of food allergy and review recent guidelines
to promote early food introduction.
2) Integrate current best evidence to address the limitations of pre-emptive
screening prior to food introduction.
3) Support the dissemination of early introduction of foods in the prevention of food