The NEC Society’s webinar series on probiotics attracted more than 330 participants from 23 different countries.
These three educational webinars for NICU families, clinicians, and other stakeholders explored the use of probiotics in the NICU with babies at risk of necrotizing enterocolitis.
If your center would like to participate in our Probiotics QI Project, please click here: http://bit.ly/ProbioticsQIproject
The slides, recording, and resources from the NEC Society’s probiotic webinars are available:
- Webinar #1: Probiotics and the Prevention of NEC, Death, and Sepsis
- Webinar #2: Experiences of Centers Routinely Using Probiotics
- Webinar #3: Probioticsin the NICU: Considerations Before Routine Use
- Helpful resources
- Registration for the NEC Symposium
- Review on Probiotics and NEC, by Ravi Mangal Patel, MD and Mark Underwood, MD
- Publication: Roles and Experiences of Parents in Necrotizing Enterocolitis
- Publication: Enhancing NICU Parent Engagement and Empowerment
- Seminars in Pediatric Surgery: Necrotizing Enterocolitis
- Video: NEC Prevention through Collaboration
- 1-page info. sheet for parents on probiotics, human milk, and NEC
- Infographic: Parents as Care Partners
- 10 Things All Parents in the NICU Need to Know
- NEC Society Connects: virtual support community for patient-families impacted by NEC
The NEC Society will present another webinar series this fall – please join our email list to stay tuned!