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CME

Pediatric Grand Rounds: ‘Got Breast Milk?’ Initiative to Increase Exclusive Human Milk Usage in Premature Neonates

Location: Zoom

Date: Friday, October 15, 2021

Time: 7:30–8:30 a.m.

About the Event

In this installment of Pediatric Grand Rounds, Jianzhong Ji, M.D., Ph.D.; Ashley Lucke, M.D.; Lakshmy Vaidyanathan, M.D.; and Komal Vargas, M.D., present “Got Breast Milk? Initiative to Increase Exclusive Human Milk Usage in Premature Neonates.”

Email Mary Matus or call 512-324-0165 for more information about the event.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this presentation, the audience participant should be able to:

  1. Describe the anatomy and physiology of lactation
  2. Describe the medical benefits of human milk usage in preterm infants
  3. Evaluate the barriers to successful usage of human milk
  4. Formulate interventions to improve human milk usage in premature neonates
  5. Discuss the collection, processing, distribution and benefits of donor human milk

Target Audience

  • Primary: Pediatricians, pediatric subspecialists, family medicine physicians and pediatric residents
  • Secondary: Nursing staff and hospital staff

Attributes/Competencies

This activity has been designed to promote some of the following desired physician attributes and competencies:

  • ACGME: Patient Care, Medical Knowledge, Practice-based Learning and Improvement; Interpersonal and Communications Skills. Professionalism, Systems-based Practice
  • IOM: Provide Patient-centered Care, Work in Interdisciplinary Teams, Employ Evidence-based Practice, Apply Quality Improvement, Utilize Informatics
  • IECC: Interprofessional Teamwork and Team-based Practice

Speaker Disclosure

Ji, Lucke, Vaidyanathan and Vargas, have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

Planner Disclosure

Nalinda Charnsangavej, M.D.; Daniel Richards, M.D.; Richard Barber, D.O.; Karen Carvalho, M.D.; Rachel Guess, M.D.; Anitta Philip, M.D.; and Mary Matus, planners of this educational activity, have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

The CME Advisory Committee, reviewers of this educational activity, have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.

Accreditation Statement

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School designates this internet live course for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.