Physiology and Targeted Nutrition in Infants
2019 Symposium – Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting

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Participants will learn how targeted nutrition impacts the physiological development in infants during neonatal intensive care and the long-term development of preterm and term infants. Michael K. Georgieff, MD, and Camilia R. Martin, MD, discuss specific micro- and macro-nutritional components and their impact on developing physiology.

Dr. Martin provides the specifics of nutrient-directed metabolic programming in the early postnatal period and the risk of neonatal morbidities. Dr. Georgieff discusses how nutrition in the neonatal and postnatal period relates to brain development.

Course Credit:

1.50 AANP Contact Hours
1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM
1.50 ANCC Contact Hours
1.50 CA-BRN Contact Hours
1.50 CDR Contact Hours

Dates:

Opens: 2019-05-31
Closes: 2021-05-30

Target Audience:

This activity was developed for physicians, pediatric nurse practitioners, nurses, registered dietitians, and other health care professionals who have an interest in newborns, infants and toddlers.

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Mead Johnson Nutrition.
  • Michael K. Georgieff, MD

    Professor of Pediatrics and Child Development
    The University of Minnesota Medical School
    Director, Center for Neurobehavioral Development
    The University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Camilia R. Martin, MD, MS

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
    Associate Director, NICU, Department of Neonatology
    Director for Cross-Disciplinary Research Partnerships
    Division of Translational Research
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Boston, Massachusetts

Learning Objectives

  • Evaluate how targeted nutrition impacts physiological development
  • Apply evidence-based nutrient research to disease risk and long-term development in preterm and term infants
  • Recognize the role of nutrition and iron in early brain development to improve postnatal outcomes

Faculty Disclosures

Michael K. Georgieff, MD

No relationships to disclose.

Camilia R. Martin, MD, MS

  • Research Support
    • Abbott Nutrition – Clinical Area: Infant Nutrition
    • Alcresta Therapeutics – Clinical Area: Infant Nutrition
  • Consultant
    • Fresenius Kabi – Clinical Area: Infant Nutrition
    • Mead Johnson Nutrition – Clinical Area: Infant Nutrition 
  • Scientific Advisory Board
    • Laurent Pharmaceuticals – Clinical Area: Cystic Fibrosis
    • Prolacta Bioscience – Clinical Area: Infant Nutrition

Accreditation and Certification

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower designates this activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 040207.
This program is designated for up to 1.50 contact hours. Program ID# 5720-EM.
The Annenberg Center for Health Sciences is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
A maximum of 1.50 contact hours may be earned for successful completion of this activity.
Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #13664, for 1.50 contact hours.
To receive credit for education contact hours outside of the state of California, please check with your state board of registered nursing for reciprocity.
Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). Registered dietitians (RDs) and dietetic technicians, registered (DTRs) will receive 1.50 hours continuing professional education unit (CPEU) for completion of this program/material.
Provider Number AC857; Activity Number 148483.
Learners may submit additional evaluations of the quality of this program/material to cdr@eatright.org.

Additional Content Planners

Erin Allen, MS, RD, LDN (RD Reviewer)
No significant relationships to disclose.

Victoria Anderson (Medical Writer)
No significant relationships to disclose.

Heather Jimenez, FNP (Nurse Planner)
No significant relationships to disclose.

Anna Nowak-Wegrzyn, MD (Peer Reviewer)
  • Research Support
    • ITN NIAID- clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
    • FARE- clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
    • DBV Technologies- clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
    • Astellas Pharma- clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
    • Nestlé - clinical area of hypoallergenic infant formulas
      Nutricia- clinical area of hypoallergenic infant formulas
    • Thermo Fisher Scientific - clinical area of immunotherapy for food allergy
  • Consultant
    • Merck- clinical area of sublingual immunotherapy for dust mites
    • ALK-Abelló- clinical area of data monitoring committee - clinical area for sublingual immunotherapy for dust mites
  • Advisory Board
    • Gerber Nutritional Institute - clinical area of solid foods for prevention of food allergy

Annenberg Center for Health Sciences

Charles Willis, Director of Continuing Education, consults for Pfizer, Inc, all other staff at the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower have no relevant commercial relationships to disclose.