2-hour On-Demand: Pregnancy, Breastfeeding & Nutrition


Price: $30 (or Free with Membership)
Course Description & Information:

  • This course reviews current nutrition recommendations for pregnancy and breastfeeding. Topics included: vitamin and mineral recommendations; dietary strategies for nausea and hyperemesis; vegetarian concerns and specific nutritional needs during breastfeeding.
  • Pharmacist information: ACPE UAN: 0826-9999-15-017-H01-P, IRD: 5-27-15, ERD: 5-27-18. Knowledge based activity.
Course Objectives:

  • List IOM weight gain recommendations during pregnancy.
  • Discuss vitamin and mineral recommendations for preconception, pregnancy, and lactation.
  • List dietary recommendations for treating nausea and hyperemesis during pregnancy.
  • Discuss nutritional concerns for vegetarians and how to modify diet to avoid nutritional deficiencies.
  • Discuss food safety guidelines during pregnancy and lactation and list foods that should be avoided.

Credit Hours: 2

Who Should Take this Course:

  • Target Audience: Dietitians.
  • Credit Hours Awarded for: Pharmacists, Nursing professionals, Physical Therapy and other medical professionals.

Certificate Requirements:

  • Completion of course materials.
  • Completion of course post-test (70%) and course evaluation.

Faculty: Heather Brady, PhD, RD, LD

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