To offer a broad and comprehensive view of the characteristics of the pediatric patient in order to make a correct dietary-nutritional assessment and assess nutritional status.
- Continuing education course in Food and Nutrition in Pediatric Pathologies: Module included within the University expert course in Advanced Clinical Nutrition
Continuing education course in Food and Nutrition in Pediatric Pathologies: Module included within the University expert course in Advanced Clinical Nutrition
Academic year closed
- LanguagesCatalan, Spanish
- Duration4 sessions / 20 hours
November 24 and 25 and December 1 and 2, 2022
Thursday and Friday afternoons: 3:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
- DateNovember 24, 2022
Blanquerna-URL - Carrer Padilla, 326-332. 08025 Barcelona
Blanquerna School of Health Sciences
Food is a very important issue in children's health. Diet influences your physical and intellectual development. Many childhood pathologies can be prevented and improved with proper eating and nutrition.
This course, which forms part of one of the modules of the course University expert in Advanced Clinical Nutrition, includes the treatment of and nutritional approach to the most prevalent pathologies that can arise in childhood, teaching the dietary strategies for the different clinical situations.
To offer a description of the most common pathologies in the pediatric population in order to know their pathophysiology and to be able to develop the most appropriate dietary and nutritional strategies.
Who is it for?
Graduates, diploma holders or 4th year students of the Undergraduate Degree in Human Nutrition and Dietetics
June 28, 2022
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• Characteristics of the pediatric patient
• Tools to assess nutritional status
• Pediatric dietary-nutritional assessment
• Metabolopathies: Phenylketonuria, Urea cycle disorders, Organic acidemia, etc.
• Clinical aspects and application of ketogenic diets
• Dietary strategies in different pathology situations
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Dolores García (Dietitian-Nutritionist). Hospital Sant Joan de Déu in Esplugues de Llobregat.
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- Bachelor degree certificate or enrollment in the 4th year of the bachelor degree
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