Gut Check: The Dietitian Download on Prebiotics and Probiotics

Description: Both patients and healthcare professionals are often confused about the role of probiotics and prebiotics and their effect on the gut microbiome. Hannah Holscher, PhD, RD, and Elieke Kearns, PhD, RD, clarify common misconceptions of probiotics and prebiotics, discuss how they work, and how and when to incorporate them into your practice. 

Moderated by:
Julie Meyer, RDN
Eat Well Global Founding Partner

Presenters:
Elieke Kearns, PhD, RD
Principal Scientist at PepsiCo

Hannah Holscher, PhD, RD
Assistant Professor of Nutrition at the University of Illinois

Access webinar here. Entire presentation must be viewed for eligibility of 1.0 CPEU through the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics. Accreditation through Academy's Commission on Dietetic Registration expires August 2023.

Once you have finished viewing the webinar, the CPEU certificate can be downloaded here.

Key Topics Covered
  • Define probiotics and prebiotics
  • Discuss how probiotics and prebiotics work within the gut microbiota
  • Earn 1.0 CPEU