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“Probiotics & Preterm Infants: Do we Need More Research or More Action?”

The Abbott Nutrition Health Institute* presents…“Probiotics & Preterm Infants: Do we Need More Research or More Action?”

Learning Objectives  |  At the end of this session, participants should be ale to:

  • Compare and contrast the safety and manufacturing of probiotic products.
  • Describe the principles of evidence-based practice and preclinical data and how this relates to the infant microbiome and probiotics.
  • Review current probiotic research and the ESPGHAN and AAP position statements about probiotics in the preterm infant.
  • Discuss outcomes from a real-world implementation of probiotics in the NICU.


Adam Baker, Ph.D.  |  Director of Science, Human Health  |  Christian Hansen Human Health  |  Hørsholm, Denmark

Stefan Johansson, M.D., Ph.D.  |  Consultant Neonatologist  |  Sachs’ Children & Youth Hospital  |  Assoc. Professor, Clinical Epidemiology Division  |  Karolinska Institute  |  Stockholm, Sweden


Karyn Wulf, .M.D., MPH  |  Medical Director, Pediatrics  |  Abbott Nutrition Products Division  |  Columbus, OH, USA

Continuing Education:

Free 1.0 RN CE, RD CPEU. Participants can only claim credit for one of the learning formats (webinar, group program or self-study). To receive credit for the self-study program, participants must view the self-study program independently and complete the post-test and evaluation to obtain their certificate.

Abbott Nutrition Health Institute* is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP 11213. Continuing Professional Education Provider Accreditation does not constitute endorsement by CDR of a provider, program, or materials. If you have questions or concerns about an ANHI program meeting accreditation standards, please contact us or provide feedback to CDR.

For additional information, please contact: lauren.mann@abbott.com
* NOTE: This is an industry resource-sponsored webinar. HealthTrust has not approved and/or endorsed the content. This program may contain the mention of products, services, drugs or brands presented in a case study or comparative format. Such examples are intended for educational and informational purposes and should not be perceived as a HealthTrust endorsement of any particular supplier, product, service, drug, brand or approach.