2017 06 14 The Gut Microbiome, Nutrition, and Metabolic Disease in Pediatrics - PEDIATRIC GRAND ROUNDS

Oakland , CA US
June 14, 2017


TITLE: The Gut Microbiome, Nutrition, and Metabolic Disease in Pediatrics


Amanda Lee, MD, Pediatrics/Oakland 


Resources: See PowerPoint Presentation Slides

Statement of Disclosure:

The Kaiser Permanente East Bay Oakland Medical Center has determined that the speakers and the planning committee for this program do not have affiliations with any corporate organizations that may constitute a conflict of interest with this program. Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand name products.

East Bay Area - Oakland is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

East Bay Area - Oakland designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s) TM.. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Nurses may report 1 hour of credit towards the continuing medical education requirements for license renewal by the California Board of Registered Nurses.


Target Audience

Pediatricians and family practice physicians who see children, specialists and other interested clinicians within their scope of practice where applicable.

Learning Objectives

As a result of this session, participants will be able to:

1. Review the historical origins of knowledge and interest in the relationship between the microbiome and metabolic disease.
2. Understand attributes and roles of the gut microbiota, including some of their metabolic functions and products.
3. Review distinctions of the obesity-associated microbiota.
4. Evaluate the data on antibiotic use and mode of delivery with metabolic disease.
5. Evaluate possible interventions such as probiotics and fecal transplant to treat pediatric metabolic disease.

Additional Information

Oakland Medical Center
Conference room: 
Specialty Medical Office Building (SMOB) LL A/B
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
06/14/2017 - 12:30pm PDT
Event ends: 
06/14/2017 - 1:30pm PDT
Oakland Medical Center
3600 Broadway Avenue
Specialty Medical Office Building (SMOB) LL A/B
Oakland , CA 94611
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
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