Alberta Health Services presents the Nourishing the Neonate Conference 2018:
Optimizing Nutrition for Neonatal Grown and Development Outcomes
When: Tuesday, November 6th, 2018
Where: Amphitheatre, Alberta Children's Hospital, 2888 Shaganappi Trail NW, Calgary, Alberta
Speakers: Dr. Berthold Koletzko, Dr. Diane Spatz, Dr. Michael Georgieff, Dr. Valerie Flaherman, and Dr. Tanis Fenton
Note: Some sessions are available via Adobe Connect
This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the University of Calgary Office of Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development
Designed for physicians, dietitians, and nurses, Nourishing the Neonate 2018 explores the role of nutrition in optimizing growth and early and long term development of the neonate. Come meet our internationally recognized speakers to hear about the latest in polyunsaturated fatty acids and iron intake in neurodevelopment, growth, and allergy risk. Other topics covered include how to assess growth in the preterm infant, exploring the risks of donor milk sharing, and managing weight loss in exclusively breastfed newborns.