A Part of Lifelong Learning Initiative of IAPEN
Certificate Course in Obstetrics and Gynecology Nutrition
In order to promote lifelong learning in basic and advanced clinical nutrition and to facilitate the academic pursuits of more number of clinical nutritionists, doctors, dieticians from the educational institutions, hospitals and health care settings, The Indian Association for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (IAPEN) announces the Certified Course in Obstetrics and Gynecology Nutrition through distance learning.
The course provides health professionals (pediatricians, gynecologists, clinical nutritionists, dieticians and obstetricians) with the most up-to-date, well referenced well referenced modules on the importance of nutrition in determining the potential for optimal pregnancy outcome.
This course will serve the candidates as the benchmark in this complex area of interrelationships between preconception nutritional status; nutritional needs during pregnancy for those at low as well as high risk for adverse outcomes; postpregnancy nutritional recommendations in both lactating and nonlactating mothers; exercise needs for women during their child bearing years; dietary intakes, popular meal plan, micronutrient requirements, global issues such as obesity and non-communicable diseases, and the functioning of the human body during these transitions. The course also included information about standard recipes and nutrition for the child after 6 months. The course is the most authoritative resource in the field of nutrition and pregnancy and IAPEN strongly believes that this course is a very welcome addition to the Nutrition and Health sciences in India.
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