Vitamin D and the Preterm Infant

Carol L. Wagner, MD, professor of pediatrics, and Sarah N. Taylor, MD, associate professor of pediatrics, both at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, discuss the underlying function of vitamin D in fetal development and obstetric outcomes. The faculty offer guidance on how to interpret clinical guidelines for vitamin D intake during pregnancy, how to identify vitamin D deficiency in the preterm infant, and advice on nutritional supplementation.

This course does not offer CE credit.

  • Sarah N. Taylor, MD, MSCR

    Associate Professor
    Associate Chief of Research 
    Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology
    Medical University of South Carolina
    Medical Director, SC Donor Human Milk Bank, Medical University Hospital Authority
    Charleston, South Carolina

  • Carol L. Wagner, MD

    Professor of Pediatrics
    Medical University of South Carolina
    Charleston, South Carolina