This continuing medical education (CME) activity is developed for pediatricians, neonatologists and other health care professionals involved in the care of children.
At the conclusion of this activity, attendees will be able to:
During this symposium, experts in the care of premature neonates will collate and interpret the evidence of benefits of an exclusive human milk diet to optimize outcomes during the nutritional care of neonates in the NICU. The four pillars supporting an exclusive human milk diet in premature neonates will be presented as follows:
Clinicians attending this program will learn about the benefits of an exclusive human milk diet in their VLBW premature neonates.
There is no fee to participate in this activity.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Dannemiller and continuED Medical.
Dannemiller is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Dannemiller designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Alan Lucas, MD (Chair)
Professor, Chair in Paediatric Nutrition
Child Nutrition Research Centre, Institute of Child Health
Cynthia L. Blanco, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Texas, San Antonio
San Antonio, Texas, USA
Barry T. Bloom, MD
Professor, Department of Pediatrics - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita
Wichita, Kansas, USA
Amy B. Hair, MD
Assistant Professor, Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine
Program Director, Neonatal Nutrition Program, Texas Children's Hospital
Houston, Texas, USA
In accordance with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), Dannemiller requires that any person who is in a position to control the content of a CME activity must disclose all relevant financial relationships they have with a commercial interest.
The following faculty members have disclosures to be made:
Alan Lucas: Consultant – Prolacta Bioscience.
Barry T. Bloom: Consultant/Advisory Board, Investigator, Speaker Bureau – ONY, Inc.; Consultant/Advisory Board – HCA.
Cynthia L. Blanco: Investigator, Speaker Bureau – Prolacta Bioscience.
Amy B. Hair: Speaker Bureau – Prolacta Bioscience.
John Russo, PharmD and Toni Nouri, BPharm, continuED Medical content reviewers and Gordon Ringler and Myra Garcia, Dannemiller project managers have no financial relationships with commercial interests.
To resolve identified/potential conflicts of interest, the educational content was fully reviewed by a member of the Dannemiller Clinical Content Review Committee who has nothing to disclose. The resulting certified activity was found to provide educational content that is current, evidence based and commercially balanced.
The content and views presented in this educational activity are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect those of Dannemiller or continuED Medical and Prolacta Bioscience. This material is prepared based upon a review of multiple sources of information, but it is not exhaustive of the subject matter. Therefore, healthcare professionals and other individuals should review and consider other publications and materials on the subject matter before relying solely upon the information contained within this educational activity.
Dannemiller and continuED Medical fully comply with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of accommodations, please contact Toni Nouri at email@example.com or 510-214-5256 by April 14, 2016 in order to receive service.