[MEDNAX CME LIVE WEBINAR] HUMAN MILK OLIGOSACCHARIDES: NOT ALL HMOS ARE EQUAL

In this live webinar, supported by an educational grant by Abbott Nutrition, Lisa Renzi-Hammond, PhD, will discuss the different categories of human milk oligosaccharides and their unique functions.

DATE: Wednesday, 27 October

TIME:

  • 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM CT

  • 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM ET

FREE continuing education: 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™; RN 1.0 CE

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[WEBINAR] COVID-19 AND CHILD NUTRITION

In this webinar, Mauro Fisberg, MD, PhD, discusses the importance of child nutrition to support a healthy immune system; reviews the evidence regarding the impact of nutrients and nutritional status on Covid-19; and describes best practice nutrition strategies to help manage child immune health.

DATE: Thursday, 14 October

TIME:

  • 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM CT

  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM ET

FREE continuing education: 0.5 RN CE; 0.5 RD CPEU

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[WEBINAR] EARLY INFLUENCES ON SENSORY DEVELOPMENT AND FOOD PREFERENCES

In this webinar, Catherine Forestell, PhD, reviews the development of flavor perception in the first year of life; explains how infants perceive flavor and taste; and discusses early influences of flavor perception on the development of eating habits.

DATE: Tuesday, 19 October

TIME:

  • 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM CT

  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM ET

FREE continuing education: 1.0 RN CE; 1.0 RD CPEU

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[MEDNAX CME LIVE WEBINAR] NUTRITION CARE PLANNING SETTING UP FOR SUCCESS AT NICU DISCHARGE

In this live webinar, supported by a medical education grant by Abbott Nutrition, Sara Ramel, MD, will describe the nutrition needs of the preterm infant at discharge; identify best practices for the nutrition care hand off; and discuss how to monitor growth and nutrition status of NICU graduates.

DATE: Tuesday, 19 October

TIME:

  • 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM CT

  • 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM ET

FREE continuing education: 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™; RN 1.0 CE

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HOW HUMAN MILK OLIGOSACCHARIDES AND THE MICROBIOME COMMUNICATE WITH THE GUT AND BRAIN

In this course, B. Brett Finlay, OC, OBC, FRSC, FCAHS, and Lisa Renzi, PhD, describe the role of the microbiome in early life; review the role of neutral and acidic human milk oligosaccharides in infant immune system and cognitive development; and highlight the nutrition connections amongst infant immune system and cognitive development. Originally presented as a live symposium at WCPGHAN on June 4, 2021.
 

FREE continuing education: 1.0 RN CE; 1.0 RD CPEU

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CARE AND COMPLICATIONS: NUTRITION SUPPORT FOR THE HOSPITALIZED ADULT COVID-19 PATIENT

In this course, Jan Powers, PhD, RN, CCRN, CCNS, NE-BC, FCCM, will present current evidence and guidelines on enteral nutrition for COVID-19 patients; describe optimal tube feeding placement and initiation; and discuss the clinician perspective on tube feeding the prone patient. Originally presented as a live webinar on April 14, 2021.

FREE continuing education: 1.0 RN CE; 1.0 RD CPEU

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[CME] PROBIOTICS IN PRETERM INFANTS - ON-DEMAND

In this CME course, supported by an educational grant by Abbott Nutrition, Ravi M. Patel, MD, MSc, will discuss the evidence for probiotics supplementation, considering meta-analyses of clinical trials, cohort studies and reports of quality improvement initiatives; and describe the evidence in favor of and against routine probiotic supplementation to preterm infants.

Note: This program was originally presented as a live webinar on August 25, 2021. If you claimed credit for the live program, you cannot claim credit for this enduring program.

FREE continuing education: 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™; RN 1.0 CE

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[WEBINAR] 2021 UPDATES IN NEONATAL NUTRITION AND PERINATAL CARE

In this webinar, Sharon Groh-Wargo, PhD, RD, and Terry S. Johnson, APN, NNP-BC, MN, CLEC, will discuss non-pharmacological and pharmacological approaches to managing infants exposed to maternal opioid and marijuana use during pregnancy; review the role of human milk oligosaccharides and their influence on the infant gut microbiome and the prevention of dysbiosis; describe best practices in nutrition that build healthy bones and control reflux symptoms in preterm infants; provide best practices for nourishing full term, late preterm, and very preterm infants; and define sudden unexplained perinatal collapse (SUPC) and identify the and identify the environmental risk factors and outcomes for infants and families.

Note: You must register for the 2021 UPDATES IN NEONATAL NUTRITION AND PERINATAL CARE WEBINAR.

DATE: Tuesday 5, October

TIME:

  • 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM CT

  • 9:30 AM – 5:00PM ET

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THE ROLE OF 2´-FL IN INFLAMMATION AND THE POSSIBLE ROLE IN FOOD ALLERGY

In this course, Barbara Marriage, PhD, RD, and Paul Forsythe, PhD, will discuss research on how 2′-FL HMO helps narrow differences between formula and breast milk; review clinical studies supporting HMOs in immune support; and discuss why 2′-FL HMO may be relevant for the dietary management of infants with food allergy. Originally presented as a live webinar on April 7, 2021.

FREE continuing education: 1.0 RN CE; 1.0 RD CPEU

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