Nutrition for prevention and longevity

A.Y. 2016/2017
Lesson for
8
Max ECTS
128
Overall hours
SSD
AGR/18 AGR/19
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Il percorso ha lo scopo di fornire agli studenti conoscenze innovative e approfondite nell'ambito della nutrizione degli animali d'affezione con particolare riferimento al cane, al gatto e al cavallo.

Course structure and Syllabus

Active edition
Yes
Responsible
Modulo: Consultorio di nutrizione per la salute e la longevità
AGR/18 - ANIMAL NUTRITION AND FEEDING - University credits: 2
Practicals: 32 hours
Professor: Fusi Eleonora
Modulo: Il comportamento alimentare
AGR/19 - ANIMAL SCIENCE - University credits: 1
Practicals: 16 hours
Professor: Palestrini Clara
Modulo: Innovazione nutrizionale per la prevenzione e l'invecchiamento attivo
AGR/18 - ANIMAL NUTRITION AND FEEDING - University credits: 2
Practicals: 32 hours
Professor: Pinotti Luciano
Modulo: La compliance alimentare
AGR/18 - ANIMAL NUTRITION AND FEEDING - University credits: 1
Practicals: 16 hours
Professor: Bontempo Valentino
Modulo: La nutrizione del cavallo
AGR/18 - ANIMAL NUTRITION AND FEEDING - University credits: 1
Practicals: 16 hours
Professor: Agazzi Alessandro
Modulo: Sicurezza nutrizionale
AGR/18 - ANIMAL NUTRITION AND FEEDING - University credits: 1
Practicals: 16 hours
Professor: Dell'Orto Vittorio
Modulo: Consultorio di nutrizione per la salute e la longevità
Syllabus
Course programe:
Nutritional consultation service: formulation of diets in case of the most common diseases of dogs and cats (renal, cardiac, hepatic, digestive diseases).
Enteral and parentaral support.
Modulo: La nutrizione del cavallo
Syllabus
Course programme:
Lifestage Horse Nutrition: from foal to the seniors horse.
Feeding plans: from mantenance to high-load exercise.
Modulo: Il comportamento alimentare
Syllabus
Course programe:
Behaviour and nutrition: common disorders in companion animals.
Modulo: Innovazione nutrizionale per la prevenzione e l'invecchiamento attivo
Syllabus
Course programe:
Diets evaluation for dogs and cats: new trends.
Role of nutraceutical supplementation in conteracting oxidative stress and aging.
Nutrigenetic, nutrigenomics and nutritional intervention in metabolic disorders.
Modulo: Sicurezza nutrizionale
Syllabus
Course programe:
Nutritional guidelines to promote health in humans and companion animals.
Petfood safety.
Modulo: La compliance alimentare
Syllabus
Course programe:
To effectively communicate science-based information on health, nutrition and food safety for the owners.
Lesson period
Second semester
Lesson period
Second semester
Assessment methods
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
Professor(s)