After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:
1. discuss how maternal nutrition can impact on foetal development.
2. describe the additional requirements for energy, macronutrients and micronutrients during pregnancy and lactation.
3. discuss the 7 key micronutrients and the important role of these nutrients before, during and after pregnancy.
The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.4, 1.5, 3.1, 3.6
Accreditation number: A1810AJP3 Accreditation expires: 01/10/2020
This activity has been accredited for 1.5 hour of Group One CPD (or 1.5 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1.5 hours of Group Two CPD (or 3.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.