About the Speakers:
Cheri Fraker, CCC/SLP and Laura Walbert, CCC/SLP are certified, licensed pediatric speech pathologists who specialize in feeding and swallowing disorders in infants and children. They have published and presented on feeding disorders internationally. Cheri and Laura work at Koke Mill Medical Center’s The Center for Selective Eating and Pediatric Feeding Disorders, a multidisciplinary feeding team clinic in Springfield, Illinois. They are co-owners of Preemietalk and ANEW way Images.
Sibyl Cox, RD is a registered and licensed pediatric dietitian and certified lactation consultant and she specializes in pediatric nutrition. She has provided nutritional assessments and counseling to infants and children and their families in inpatient care and outpatient clinics at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics. Ms. Cox graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with a Masters of Science in nutrition and completed the coordinated program in dietetics. Sibyl is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the Illinois Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the American Society of Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition, and NASPGHAN’s Council for Pediatric Nutrition Professionals.
Cheri and Laura have co-authored “Evaluation and Treatment of Pediatric Feeding Disorders from NICU to Childhood.” Cheri, Laura, and Sibyl Cox are co-authors of “Food Chaining: The Six Step Solution to Solve Feeding Problems, Stop Picky Eating and expand Your Child’s Diet” for which they received royalties. None of these products will be advertised nor sold at this venue. They have published and presented on feeding disorders internationally and are receiving an Honorarium for this presentation.