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The effects of malnutrition during the first 1,000 Days, during a woman's pregnancy, until her child's 2nd birthday, can last a lifetime. Despite the immense challenge of improving the health of both mothers and babies, Registered Dietitian Nutritionists are uniquely positioned to influence positive change during this most critical time period. Come learn how you can build healthier futures with leaders from the 1,000 Days project, which is working worldwide on policy and funding opportunities to ensure mothers and babies are valued, healthy, and well nourished.
CPE Level: 2
Learning Codes: 4130, 4150, 5060
- Describe the rationale and ongoing efforts, both nationally and internationally, for working to ensure a healthy first 1000 days for mothers and children.
- Identify US funding and policy opportunities which will help improve the nutritional status of mothers and children.
- Empower women, parents and caregivers to follow best practices for nourishing themselves and their children.
- Adrianna Logalbo
- Alison Stuebe, MD, MSc, FACOG, FABM
Moderator and Program Planner
Planned with the Academy's Committee for Lifelong Learning