Recommending Supplements: Yes or No?

Track 3: Nutrition/Wellness
Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 11:00-12:00 pm
UAN: 0107-9999-20-012-L01-P | 0107-9999-20-012-L01-T
0.1 CEU/1 hr
Do you feel confident on when to recommend supplements like probiotics and vitamin D to your patients? This course will briefly overview the impact of nutrient deficiencies on health and discuss the role of inflammation and the microbiome on the development of chronic disease. Leave this course with tools to help you recommend core supplements to improve the microbiome, decrease inflammation, and address nutrient-specific deficiencies.
Learning Objectives
Upon successful completion of this knowledge-based CPE activity, participants should be able to:
1. Discuss the role of inflammation in chronic disease.
2. Describe the impact of dysbiosis on gut integrity and chronic disease.
3. Explain the impact of selected nutrient deficiencies on chronic disease.
4. Identify key nutritional supplements that support overall wellness.
5. Develop care plans that incorporate nutraceutical products.

?Miranda Wilhelm
Melody Hartzler, PharmD, BCACP, BC-ADM

Clinical Pharmacist, Western Medicine Family Physicians;
CEO, PharmToTable, LLC;
Director of Patient Care Services, Profero Team, LLC; 
Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Cedarville University School of Pharmacy
Cedarville, OH