Intestinal Failure

To improve outcomes of patients with intestinal failure by expanding existing knowledge and working to implement best practice management.


The intestinal failure focus group includes neonatologists, neonatal-perinatal fellows, pediatric surgeons, gastroenterologists, advanced practice providers, data coordinators, and nutritionists. Our ultimate goal is to improve the outcomes of infants diagnosed with intestinal failure.

Mission & Goals

We aim to improve intestinal failure outcomes through the following goals:  

  • Expanding the definition of neonatal intestinal failure through us of data.
  • Determine potential practice improvements to improve care of patients with intestinal failure.
  • Assess intestinal failure associated liver disease and its relation to patient outcomes and nutritional strategies.
  • Facilitate standardization of the CHND data capture related to nutritional and intestinal failure parameters.
Focus Group Leaders

Katie Huff

Riley Children’s Health

Pritha Nayak

Children’s Health Dallas

Meeting Schedule

First Monday of every month at 1:00 p.m. PT / 2:00 p.m. CT / 3:00 p.m. CT / 4:00 p.m. ET

Intestinal Failure


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