DISCLAIMER: This presentation is intended to provide a guideline for healthcare providers in the use of an Exclusive Human Milk Diet in infants ≤1250 g birth weight. The information within is the collective opinion of the Nutrition Advisory Committee, a committee sponsored by Prolacta Bioscience. As with all feeding guidelines, appropriate medical judgement should be exercised. Be sure to review your clinical experience and outcomes around the management of nutrition in very low-birth-weight infants.
Presentation taped on March 30, 2016
Speaker: Andi M. Markell, RD, LD
Lead Neonatal & Pediatric Dietitian Department of Food and Nutrition Services
She is a Lead Neonatal & Pediatric Dietitian in the Department of Food and Nutrition for Randall Children’s Hospital at Legacy Emanuel in Portland, Oregon. She specializes in the care of premature infants and infants born with complex medical conditions requiring multidisciplinary care. Andi’s research focuses on neonatal nutrition, specifically in the usage of exclusive human milk in very low birth weight infants.