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Neonatal Section Forum

3:15 PM – 4:15 PM ET

Topic: Probiotic Use in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

This program will provide insight into the literature about probiotics in the NICU. This is an emerging field in NICU nutrition and the newest available literature and guidelines will be addressed. The program will include no brand information or industry bias. 


  1. Outline a healthy microbiome
  2. Describe organisms associated with health outcomes
  3. Identify NICU specific probiotic literature

Julie Kutylowski, MS, RD, CNSC
Nutrition Support Dietitian, Nutrition Coordinator
St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI

Celina Scala, MS RD, CSPCC, LD, CNSC
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Dietitian, Co-Lead Dietitian
Akron Children's Hospital, Akron, OH

CE Credit: 1 hour
Level: Intermediate
UAN: JA0002345-0000-21-059-L04-P