The Challenge of Complementary Foods for Babies

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About The Module:

After participating in this lecture, you will be able to:

- Define the benefits of complementary foods for infants
- Describe the types of complementary foods available for infants
- Describe methods and timing for introduction of complementary foods for infants
- Describe 4 most common problems in introduction of complementary foods for infants and best methods to resolve these problems

About The Speaker:

Dr. Debra Best is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Primary Care at Duke University Medical Center. She completed her medical school education at Northwestern University and pediatric residency at Duke University Medical Center. She is currently the medical director of the pediatric resident continuity clinic as well as the rotation director for the Community Pediatrics & Advocacy rotation. She is actively involved in the American Academy of Pediatrics as the North Carolina Chapter Oral Health Advocate and one of the Chapter CATCH Facilitators.
Debra Best

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