National Maternal, Infant and Child Nutrition Course

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  • Dates: Online course: September 1–November 30, 2019
  • Credits: Up to 11 CPEs (see details below)
  • For: Dietitiansnutritionists, certified nurse midwives, registered nurses and nurse practitioners, physicians, and public health professionals who serve preconceptual, pregnant, postpartum, and breastfeeding women

About the Course

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This activity will enable the learner to describe ways that appropriate nutrition services can improve pregnancy outcomes, describe the effect of maternal eating behaviors on birth outcomes and infant health status and development, and identify characteristics of model programs and counseling approaches for maternal and infant nutritional health.




Presented by:

University of Minnesota School of Public Health − Division of Epidemiology & Community Health

Facilitated by:

University of Minnesota College of Continuing & Professional Studies


Online Course-Individual Registration

Registration for the National Maternal, Infant and Child Nutrition Course online program must be completed online. The registration fee for the online program includes the course materials, access to sessions, and a certificate of completion. Access to the Canvas site will be available beginning September 1 and will close on November 30. The $35 fee is nonrefundable.

Please save your registration login information (email/password). You will be required to enter the same information to access canvas and the online course in September. The link to the course will be sent out via email on September 1. If you have any questions, please contact

Online Course-Group Registration

Organizations can pay the fee in advance using a purchase order. Once we receive payment, we'll issue a coupon code; each person will need to register online to get access to the course.

To pay the fee in advance, email with a PO attached. If you do not have a PO, email us with your institution name, the name of the individual who will pay the invoice, that person’s email address, work address, and phone number. Tell us how many people to charge you for. Once you email us we will reply with the coupon code within 48 hours.

Online Course-Registration Fees

  • Online Course Registration − $35

  • Refunds are not available for this course

Cancellation Policy

The $35 fee is nonrefundable.


    This program has been approved for up to 11 hours of continuing education by the Commission on Dietetic Registration.

    Contact Info

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