The Texas Academy Delegates will be presenting a webinar on Malnutrition from noon-1pm CST on Tuesday, 9/15/15. Malnutrition is the mega issue topic that will be discussed at the fall 2015 House of Delegates (HOD) meetings. Delegates want member feedback on malnutrition issues and each participant will be asked to provide their thoughts at the end of the webinar. 1 CEU credit will be provided.
Learning objectives are as follows:
1.Expand Texas Academy member awareness of the House of Delegates (HOD) and recent mega issues.
2.Recognize the magnitude, contributing factors and consequences of malnutrition in the United States.
3.Expand awareness of the impact/outcomes of managing malnutrition (identification, diagnosis, intervention) across all dietetic practice settings.
4.Affirm and promote the role of and the opportunities for RDNs and Nutrition and Dietetic Technicians, Registered (NDTRs) in management of malnutrition.
Presenters are the 3 Academy Delegates for Texas:
Karen Beathard, MS, RDN, LD, FAND
Carol Ireton-Jones, PhD, RDN, LD, FAND, FSPEN
Jennifer Cash, MS, RDN, LD