Webinars for Health Professionals
Stay informed about the latest research on diet, weight and physical activity and cancer prevention and survivorship and learn strategies to help your patients put that research into action.
Learn about the newly released AICR/WCRF Third Expert Report with Dr. Nigel Brockton and Karen Collins as they offer a dynamic discussion exploring the updated Cancer Prevention Recommendations. They provide the research, communication strategies and tools you can use to help patients implement research based solutions and adopt cancer-protective habits.
Date: Thursday, August 23, 2018
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 pm EDT
Participant Learning Outcomes:
(1) Recognize how the evolution of research on cancer risk and diet, nutrition and physical activity is exemplified in the latest AICR/WCRF global systematic evidence reviews and report.
(2) Describe the strength of evidence in the latest report and identify emerging research on topics relevant to health professionals
(3) Explain what the findings and recommendations of the new AICR/WCRF report mean for how health professionals translate updated cancer prevention messages to patients and the public.
(4) Apply approaches and develop messages for patient conversations that accurately address common questions and misunderstandings about diet, nutrition, weight and physical activity to reduce cancer risk as part of an overall healthy lifestyle.
The webinar will be recorded.
The Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) has approved this activity for 1 (Level 2) CPE hour for Registered Dietitians.
Performance Indicators/Learning Objectives:
2.1.3 Tailors message to meet the needs of the target audience.
2.1.8 Delivers accurate and credible messaging.
6.2.5 Applies research/evidence-based findings to improve practice, service delivery, and health and nutrition of customers.
8.3.6 Keeps abreast of current nutrition and dietetics knowledge and trends.
Suggested Learning Need Codes:
6020: Counseling, therapy, and facilitation skills
4040: Disease prevention
9020: Evaluation and application of research
Thank you to the California Walnut Commission for generously sponsoring this webinar!