Early Nutrition, Growth and Outcomes-What is the Evidence?

Brenda Poindexter, MD, MS, professor of pediatrics at Cincinnati Children's Medical Center, and director of clinical and translational research for the Perinatal Institute, will review the incidence and risk factors associated with postnatal growth failure in extremely premature infants. In this webcast, she will discuss the association between nutritional support, growth, and neurodevelopmental outcomes. Dr. Poindexter will also examine nutritional requirements and nutritional interventions that can be made in the clinic to promote optimal growth and neurodevelopmental outcomes for these infants.

This course does not offer CE credit.

  • Brenda Poindexter, MD, MS

    Professor of Pediatrics
    Director of Clinical and Translational Research, Perinatal Institute
    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
    Cincinnati, Ohio