This course will discuss the impact of probiotic supplementation on the patient’s body. It will start with a discussion of the gastrointestinal microbiome and define dysbiosis, then transition to the indications, use, and choices for pre and probiotic supplements. Along the way, the course will consider which disease states can benefit from probiotic supplementation to help the body return to homeostasis.
Meet the Speaker
Dr. Elizabeth DeLomba, DVM, MBA, is a Senior Veterinary Services Consultant at VetriScience Laboratories. Dr. DeLomba is a veterinarian with 16 years of private clinical experience at a companion animal practice. Her experience also extends to the veterinary pharmacy industry where she worked for 14 years and held several positions throughout her career.
Dr. DeLomba is a current faculty member at PharmCon, which provides continuing education to pharmacists. Previously, Dr. DeLomba served as the Director of Veterinary Services at VetCentric, where she published over 50 articles in a weekly newsletter for vets. Dr. DeLomba is an active member of the AVMA and the American Association of Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. She offers a wealth of knowledge and experience in the field of companion animal medicine with a focus on nutrition and pharmacology.