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2020 National Maternal Nutrition Intensive Course

This continuing education program focuses on the improvement of maternal and infant health through the delivery of risk-appropriate high-quality nutrition services. It is eligible for up to:

  • 7 contact hours of professional continuing education
  • 7.0 CPEs, Level 2
    • Live Webinar approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration
    • Recorded Webinar pending approval by the Commission on Dietetic Registration
  • 7.0 CPH Recertification Credits
  • or 0.7 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to:

  1. describe ways that appropriate nutrition services can improve maternal, fetal and child health outcomes;
  2. describe the effects of maternal and child eating behaviors on birth outcomes, infant and child health and development; and
  3. identify characteristics of model programs and services for maternal, infant and child nutrition and health.

This continuing education program is designed for dietitians, nutritionists, certified nurse midwives, registered nurses and nurse practitioners, physicians and public health professionals who serve preconceptual, pregnant, postpartum and breastfeeding women, infants, children and families.

Program Details

Live Webinar Program Dates: July 30-31, 2020
Register here
Registration fee: $25 per person
Registration Deadline: July 27, 2020

The National Maternal Nutrition Intensive course is being held July 30-31, 2020, and will be delivered via Zoom this year, due to COVID-19. The live webinar program and recorded webinar will be offered at a flat rate per person. The registration fee includes program sessions and a continuing education certificate for up to:

  • 7 contact hours of professional continuing education
  • 7.0 CPEs, Level 2
    • Live Webinar approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration
    • Recorded Webinar pending approval by the Commission on Dietetic Registration
  • 7.0 CPH Recertification Credits
  • or 0.7 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) 

Agenda

Thursday, July 30 2020
9:00-10:15 a.m. | Nutrition During the First 1000 Days

  • Michael Georgieff, MD
    Martin Lenz Harrison Land Grant Chair; Executive Vice Chair and Professor, Department of Pediatrics; Director, Center of Neurobehavioral Development; Co-Director, Masonic Institute for the Developing Brain, Medical School, University of Minnesota

10:30-11:30 a.m. | Nutrition During Pregnancy and Lactation: Updates from the Dietary Guidelines for Americans Committee Scientific Report

  • Jamie Stang, PhD, MPH, RDN
    Associate Professor, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

12:00-1:15 p.m. | Nutrition from Birth to 24 Months: Updates from the Dietary Guidelines for Americans Committee Scientific Report

  • Jamie Stang, PhD, MPH, RDN
    Associate Professor, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Friday, July 31 2020
9:00-10:00 a.m. | Food Insecurity and Health and Nutrition in Pediatric Populations

  • Sarah Jane Schwarzenberg, MD
    Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Medical School, University of Minnesota

10:15-11:30 a.m. | Food Insecurity in Maternal and Child Health Populations

  • Junia Nogueira de Brito, MPH
    PhD student, Epidemiology, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota
  • Jessica K. Friedman, MSc, MPH
    PhD student, Epidemiology, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

11:45-12:45 p.m. | Adverse Childhood Experiences and Weight in Women

  • Susan Mason, PhD, MPH
    Associate Professor, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health,
    University of Minnesota

Recorded Webinar Details

Recorded Webinar Dates: September 1-December 31, 2020
Register here
Registration Deadline: November 30, 2020

Recorded Webinar Rates
$25 per person
Organizations who need to invoice can contact cpheo@umn.edu to set up invoicing

Accreditation

The live program and recorded webinar has been approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration for 7.0 CPEs.

Cancellation Policy

A refund for the live webinar program can be made if written notice of cancellation is received by July 27, 2020. A refund for the recorded webinar can be made if written notice of cancellation is received by December 1, 2020, and must be prior to accessing the materials. No-shows will be billed for the full amount. A full refund will be made if the program is not held. The University of Minnesota reserves the right to cancel the live or recorded webinar if necessary.

Sponsors

Maternal & Child Health Bureau Health Resources and Services Administration, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Grant No. T79MC00007-32-00

Language

Live — Live Webinar Program (delivered via Zoom)
Recorded — Recorded Webinar (recordings of the July webinars that can be viewed at any time.)

Contact

School of Public Health Continuing Education
cpheo@umn.edu

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