Department of Pediatrics

Dr. Diane Anderson Neonatal Nutrition Conference

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Virtual for 2023: March 6 – 8, 2023

Content

This conference is jointly provided by Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology. This program is supported in part by the Project # T79 MC00023 from the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (Title V, Social Security Act), Health Resources and Services Administration, and the Department of Health & Human Services.
 

Program Schedule

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Needs and Target Audience

Due to changes in neonatal nutrition management, healthcare professionals who provide care to high-risk infants need to have up-to-date continuing education. The interdisciplinary approach of this conference will address the needs of pediatricians, neonatologists, neonatal nurses, nurse practitioners, dietitians, and others.

Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of the activity, participants should be able to:

  • Define basic nutritional requirements for neonatal growth,
  • Describe specific nutritional problems faced by low birthweight and premature infants,
  • Identify approaches to addressing the nutritional concerns for premature infants after hospital discharge, and
  • Describe the importance of increasing the incidence and duration of breastfeeding.

Educational Format

Lectures · Workshops · Course Syllabus · Pre- and Post-Test

Evaluation

Evaluation by questionnaire will address program content, presentation, and possible bias.

Target Audience

Physicians, fellows, residents, medical students, advanced practice providers, nurses, and other healthcare providers

Accreditation/Credit Designation

Texas Children's Hospital (TCH) is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Texas Children's Hospital designates this educational activity for a maximum of 16.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been designated by Texas Children's Hospital for 1 credit of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.

Texas Children’s Hospital is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This nursing continuing professional development activity awards up to 17.25 contact hours.

Continuing Professional Education

Baylor College of Medicine is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). CDR Credentialed Practitioners will receive 18.25 Continuing Professional Education units (CPEUs) for completion of program or for watching the recorded version which will be available until June 6, 2023.

Speaker Disclosure

The speakers for this activity have reported no relevant financial relationships with any ineligible companies unless otherwise stated below:

  1. Amy Hair, M.D. – Received Research Grant from Prolacta; the relationship has ended.
  2. Steven A. Abrams, M.D. – Serves as Speaker for Abbott Nutrition Health Institute
  3. Sharon Groh-Wargo – Serves as Speaker for Abbott Nutrition
  4. Keli Hawthorne, M.S., R.D. – Serves as a Consultant and Speaker for Proletta, Speaker for National Cattleman and Beef Association and Texas Beef Council
  5. Sarah Taylor, M.D. – Receives Research Grant from Prolacta Bioscience and Ferring Pharmceuticals

These relevant financial relationships have been appropriately mitigated.

Planning Committee Disclosure

The members of the Planning Committee and others involved in the planning of this activity have reported no relevant financial relationships with any ineligible companies unless otherwise stated below:

  1. Amy Hair, M.D. – Received Research Grant from Prolacta; the relationship has ended.
  2. Steven A. Abrams, M.D. – Serves as Speaker for Abbott Nutrition Health Institute
  3. Sharon Groh-Wargo – Serves as Speaker for Abbott Nutrition

These relevant financial relationships have been appropriately mitigated.

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