Department of Pediatrics

Dr. Diane Anderson Neonatal Nutrition Virtual Conference


March 6–7, 2024


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This conference is jointly provided by Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology.

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 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

Continuing Education

Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

This activity is approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

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.

The CPE activity application for The Dr. Diane Anderson Neonatal Nutrition Conference is pending CDR review and approval for CPEUs.