Challenges of preterm infants following discharge home

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Thursday July 16th, 2020. 6pm -7pm

This webinar learning session will address the key nutritional problems facing infants who are born preterm.  It will outline the main nutritional challenges preterm infant’s encounter post discharge and consider the difficulties for parents and care givers in managing those challenges. The ongoing dietetic management of the infants and the role of the wider Multi-Disciplinary Team, following discharge, will also be discussed.

The speaker is a Neonatal and Paediatric Dietitian who will share her expertise and insight from working both as part of a specialist neonatal multi-disciplinary team in a teaching hospital, as well as part of a neonatal outreach team into the community.