Dietary Fiber, Prebiotics and the Intestinal Microbiome – Why should we foster this important ecosystem

Event date: 9/14/2010

Please join Kelly A. Tappenden, Ph.D., R.D., Professor of Nutrition and Gastrointestinal Physiology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for a free one hour online presentation on prebiotic fibers and how they can help children suffering from bowel dysfunction and food related allergies.

  • Define prebiotics and how they are used
  • The clinical evidence supporting prebiotics
  • The role of prebiotics and gut health
*Please note: Dietitians cannot claim credit for recorded events beyond 3 years from live event date.