Update you! Post-degree diploma distance diagnosis and treatment of inborn errors of metabolism

Update you! Post-degree diploma distance diagnosis and treatment of inborn errors of metabolism

Objective of the programme

The diagnosis and treatment of inborn errors of metabolism program provided the necessary skills to perform the diagnosis and treatment of inborn errors of metabolism, in order to prevent or reduce clinical sequelae of each pathology and ensure a better quality of life for patients and their families. The objective of this Diploma, is to contribute to the training of human resources in diagnosis and follow-up in children and adults with inborn errors of metabolism (EIM). Provide basic tools for diagnosis and treatment in some EIM. Acquire skills and skills in the medical approach and dietoterapeutico in some EIM.

Contents of the program

  • Approach of inborn errors of metabolism (EIM)
  • EIM producing primary and secondary hyperammonemia
  • Alterations in the metabolism of the hydrates of carbon
  • Beta oxidation of fatty acids and the adult EIM defect
  • Neurological and psychological aspects of the EIM
  • Mitochondrial diseases and diseases of Lysosomal deposit (EDL)
  • Search for Neonatal in EIM

Duration of the program
From August 6 to December 14, 2018

Director
Veronica Cornejo

Coordinator
Valerie Hamilton

Nominations open until the 30 of July 2018

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