Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, Canada
Dr Isabelle Marc holds a medical degree in pediatrics as well as a PhD in epidemiology. She is currently clinician scientist and full Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Université Laval. She has a research interest in the conduct of non-pharmacological interventions in mother and child and their impact on the child’s health. She will present the results of a CIHR-funded Randomized Clinical Trial to evaluate whether omega-3 supplementation in lactating mothers of premature infants improves bronchopulmonary survival at 36 weeks of postmenstrual age (The Canadian MOBYDIck Trial).