This 90-minute webinar will be moderated by Jae Kim and will explore the gut as a driver of systemic illness, and the system-wide impact of maladaptive intestinal development and injury:
Presentation by Steve McElroy: Perinatal implications in postnatal gut development and risk of injury
Presentation by Kent Willis: Gut-Lung Axis
Presentation by Erika Claud: Gut-Brain Axis
Presentation by Christopher Stewart: Developing intestinal microbiome: determinants during the neonatal period and implications for health
Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
- List the perinatal factors that affect the risk of neonatal gut injury and immune maturation.
- Describe the relationship between intestinal microbiota and Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia.
- Describe the relationship between intestinal microbiota and brain function and development.
- Summarize opportunities for interventions and preventive measures to improve long-term health through modulations of the gut microbiome during the neonatal period.
Nursing Continuing Education Credit will be provided by EngageGrowThrive, an approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing: Provider #16677 for 1.5 Contact Hour. Participant required to attend 80% of the activity to receive CE.
We look forward to having you join us!