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Module 1 will provide an overview of food allergies and focus particularly on guidelines for the accurate diagnosis and management of food allergies. The guidelines, recommendations and information contained here is a collection of the science and recommendations for the diagnosis and management of food allergies available to date. The goal is to prepare the dietetics practitioner to deliver sound nutrition intervention and guidance for clients and patients with food allergies, avoid the hype and bias surrounding food allergies, and be part of an effective interdisciplinary care team.
CPE Level: 2
Suggested Learning Need Codes: 5110, 6020, 8040
- Summarize the basics of food allergy diagnosis and prevalence and incidence.
- Distinguish between food allergies and other adverse food reactions using guidelines developed by the experts.
- Describe opportunities for the RD and DTR in the area of food allergy management.
This e-learning self-study includes Web links and resources for additional Online Learning opportunities.
The course includes PDF files of the speaker presentations and handouts as well as a downloadable CPE certificate.
The Certificate of Training program consists of four separate modules that build on each other. To receive the certificate associated with this training, all four modules and related tests must first be completed and a subsequent final post test exam in Module 4 must be passed with a minimum of an 80 percent in order to receive the Certificate of Training. The Certificate of Training can then be downloaded and printed from the site.
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