Published on in Vol 8, No 10 (2019): October

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/14771, first published .
Targeting the Infant Gut Microbiota Through a Perinatal Educational Dietary Intervention: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial

Targeting the Infant Gut Microbiota Through a Perinatal Educational Dietary Intervention: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial

Targeting the Infant Gut Microbiota Through a Perinatal Educational Dietary Intervention: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial

Samantha L Dawson 1, 2, BCompSci, MHumNutr;  Jeffrey M Craig 2, 3, BSc, PhD;  Gerard Clarke 4, 5, 6, PhD;  Mohammadreza Mohebbi 7, BSc, MSc, PhD;  Phillip Dawson 8, BCompSci (Hons), PhD;  Mimi LK Tang 9, 10, MBBS, PhD;  Felice N Jacka 1, 11, 12, PhD

1 Food & Mood Centre, IMPACT Strategic Research Centre, Deakin University , Geelong , AU

2 Environmental & Genetic Epidemiology Research, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Royal Children’s Hospital, Parkville , AU

3 School of Medicine, Deakin University , Waurn Ponds , AU

4 Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioural Science, University College Cork , Cork , IE

5 APC Microbiome Ireland, University College Cork , Cork , IE

6 INFANT Research Centre, University College Cork , Cork , IE

7 Biostatistics unit, Faculty of Health, Deakin University , Geelong , AU

8 Centre for Research in Assessment and Digital Learning, Deakin University , Melbourne , AU

9 Allergy and Immune Disorders, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Royal Children’s Hospital, Parkville , AU

10 Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne , Parkville , AU

11 Centre for Adolescent Health, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Royal Children’s Hospital, Parkville , AU

12 Black Dog Institute , NSW , AU

Corresponding Author:

  • Samantha L Dawson, BCompSci, MHumNutr
  • Food & Mood Centre, IMPACT Strategic Research Centre
  • Deakin University
  • Health Education and Research Building (HERB), Level 2
  • 285 Ryrie Street
  • Geelong
  • AU
  • Phone: 61 3 924 68383 ext 95449
  • Email: sdawso@deakin.edu.au