WorkLife hosts numerous events and activities throughout the year focused on on your well-being and integrating your work and life.
Maternal Nutrition during Pregnancy and Lactation
Presented via zoom on March 14th 11AM-12PM REGISTER
This webinar will explore the overall importance of both prenatal and postpartum maternal nutrition as it relates to milk composition and the health and development of infants. Topics that will be covered include dietary recommendations for both pregnancy and postpartum recovery, food safety, and the effects of exercise on lactation and maternal health.
About our Presenter:
Allison Simoni is a fourth-year Clinical Nutrition student at UC Davis. Her coursework has included overviews of human nutrition at every stage of life, including detailed analyses of studies regarding the importance of prenatal and postpartum maternal nutrition and the influence of maternal diet on infant health. She currently works as a Dietitian’s Assistant under the tutelage of Linda Adams (R.D.) in the Staff and Faculty Health and Well-Being program at UC Davis. She also holds a Research Assistant position in the Falbe Lab at UC Davis, where she contributes to research regarding health policy. In her free time, Allison enjoys supplementing her education by reading books on nutrition-related topics.
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