Recorded live webinar on Sep 28th, 2017
This webinar, hosted by Vitaflo USA, provided information on ethical issues specific to pediatric renal nutrition, including safety concerns with specialty formulas and mixing, laboratory and medication management, and implications for the ethical principle of “do not harm.” Points related to the Code of Ethics for the Profession of Dietetics, and issues related to pediatric confidentiality, parent involvement in nutrition decisions versus adolescent autonomy, were reviewed.
- Outline each principle of the Academy of Nutrition and Code of Ethics for the Profession of Dietetics.
- Identify at least 4 pediatric renal nutrition specific concerns and match with applicable Code of Ethics Principles.
- Compare the Code of Ethics to the principles of ethical theory and American Academy of Pediatrics Statement of Principles.
Speaker: Christina Nelms, MS, RD, LMNT; Pediatric renal nutrition educator and consultant
This program is eligible for 1 CPEU for registered dietitians/nutritionists through the Commission on Dietetic Registration through September 28th, 2020.
Vitaflo Ethics Webinar from Vitaflo USA on Vimeo.