Modulation of the Canine and Feline GI Microbiome - What is the Evidence? - Vet Education

Modulation of the Canine and Feline GI Microbiome - What is the Evidence?

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Webinar Day, Date and Time

Day and Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Time: 20:00 EDT

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Your Speakers

Dr. Dana Hutchinson

More About The Speaker

Dr. Hutchinson is originally from New Hampshire and received her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from North Carolina State University. After graduation, she did a one year rotating small animal internship at Tufts Veterinary and Emergency Treatment facility. Dana continued her training at Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine after choosing to focus her career on animal nutrition, completing a residency in small animal clinical nutrition under Dr. Lisa Freeman. Dana is board certified in small animal nutrition (diplomat of the American College of Veterinary Nutrition) and currently works at Hill’s Pet Nutrition in Scientific Affairs in addition to serving as the clinical nutritionist at Angell Animal Medical Center in Boston, MA. She has a particular interest in nutritional management for renal disease, geriatrics and the critical care patient.

About The Topic

This lecture will review key concepts related to nutritional modulation of the microbiome including defining the gastrointestinal microbiome, a review of it’s importance, and the evidence for use of pre, pro and postbiotics to modulate the microbiome of dogs and cats.

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