Feeding the gut microbiome for infant immunity

Date & Time
Continuing Education (USA)
Duration1 hour
CPEUs Awarded1.0
Performance Indicators6.2.3, 8.1.5, 8.2.2, 8.2.4
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US dietitians: 1.0 CE from CDR.
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About the webinar:

Deep dive into the importance of the right nutrition to support an infant’s developing gut in our upcoming webinar Feeding the gut microbiome for infant immunity with gastrointestinal microbiologist Professor Patricia Conway and dietitian Karina Savage. In this webinar Patricia will share the latest science on breastmilk research and infant nutrition technology, while Karina will illustrate through a case study how infants at risk of gut microbiota imbalance and allergy can be nutritionally supported.

 

About the speaker:

Professor Patricia Conway, BSc & MSc (Uni of Qld), PhD (UNSW), is Visiting Prof at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, Adjunct Prof at UNSW Sydney and Chief Scientist of PC Biome Pte Ltd, Singapore. She has combined basic research and translational applications for over 30 years by being affiliated with universities for supervision of doctoral students while being industry employed, or by working closely with industry while university employed. Patricia’s research interests are probiotics and prebiotics with particular emphasis on the gut microbiome functions. She has focused on mechanisms of bacterial adhesion, pathogen inhibition and immune modulation and the impact on health of infants and the elderly.

 

 

 

Karina Savage is a mum of two and leading Paediatric Dietitian from Tricky Little Tummies. She loves working with parents to take the stress out of feeding children, especially fussy eaters. She transforms parents into confident feeders who know exactly how to feed their child, without the worry. She is incredibly passionate about gut and immune health, specialising in fixing tummy troubles, so that babies and children can live their best lives. She loves sharing her knowledge to ultimately enhance the lives of our future generation.

 

 

 

 

 

US dietitians: 1.0 CE from CDR.
CPD/CEU hours are applicable for Australia and New Zealand dietitians.
Check your local country requirements to see if you can claim for continuing education.

 

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