Brought to you by the Center for Lifelong Learning with a special thank you to the content writer and presenter, Jyotsna Sharman, PhD, MBA, RDN. Planned with the Vegetarian Nutrition DPG.
Vegetarian Nutrition through the Life Cycle will help Registered Dietitian Nutritionists and Dietitian Technicians, Registered navigate the world of vegetarian nutrition using evidence based practice and a sound background of science. This module provides an overview of important key nutrients in vegetarian nutrition and some health implications during the different physiological stages of life. The guidelines, recommendations and information are a collection of the scientific findings and recommendations for the diagnosis and management of vegetarian nutrition available to date.
CPE Level: 2
Suggested Learning Need Codes: 4130, 4110, 5310
- List the nutrients significant in vegetarian diets during specific stages of life.
- Discuss the role of nutrition and food-related behaviors on health from conception through the end of life.
- Describe the major nutrition-related concerns at each stage of the life cycle.
- Apply evidence-based recommendations for dietetic practice and nutrition counseling for clients adhering to vegetarian diets.
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.
Immediately following the purchase, you will receive an access email for the module. This email contains a link which will remain active for 30 days once the link has been activated by the user.
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