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Nutrition Series: Essential Micronutrients (Explainer Video)

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Internet Enduring Material sponsored by Stanford University School of Medicine. Presented by the Stanford Center for Continuing Medical Education.

This explainer video will inform learners about six essential micronutrients for a healthy diet. Health care providers will learn about how patients may present when they are experiencing nutritional deficiencies. Discover how to advise patients to change their diets and take vitamin supplements to improve their health.


  Release Date: November 3, 2022
  Expiration Date: November 3, 2025
  Estimated Time to Complete: ~15 minutes
  Registration Fee: FREE

Learn more about the Nutrition Series educational program HERE.


AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (0.25 hours), Non-Physician Participation Credit (0.25 hours)

Target Audience

  • Specialties - All Specialties
  • Professions - Fellow/Resident, Medical Student, Non-Physician, Physician


At the conclusion of this activity, learners should be able to:

  • List the six essential micronutrients identified by the CDC.
  • Summarize the clinical consequences of essential micronutrient deficiencies.
  • Summarize the recommended sources of essential micronutrients.

In support of improving patient care, Stanford Medicine is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

Credit Designation 
American Medical Association (AMA) 

Stanford Medicine designates this Enduring Material for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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