Fundamentals of Nutrition: Malnutrition Types, Diagnoses, Treatments & Operation Smile Priorities

Good nutrition is critical for child growth, health, and survival. Unfortunately, many children around the world are not adequately nourished. In this webinar, we will define and discuss some of the types of malnutrition common to infants and children, review prevention and treatment options, and highlight the nutrition priorities for Operation Smile Nutrition Programs to ensure that infants and children receive the nutrients they need to grow and qualify for and receive surgery for their cleft conditions.

Lecturer: Emily LaRose, DrPH, MS, RD