Date: March 29
Time: noon - 1 p.m. (Central time)
Dichos (literally Spanish “sayings”) are phrases that represent the linguistic manifestation of cultures’ wisdom and identity. Dichos may bridge the gap between patient and providers by aiding in education, cultural relevance, or as motivational mantras.
CPE Level: 2
Performance Indicators: 1.7.4, 2.1.3, 9.2.3
- List Latino nutrition and health disparities/determinants
- Describe Methods to Culturally Tailor Nutrition and Health Education for Latinos
- Learn to Integrate and Apply Common Dichos in nutrition education
Antonio Miranda, PhD, RD, LD
Dr. Antonio Miranda is an expert in nutrition and health interventions for underrepresented populations. Specialized in the evaluation and implementation of health interventions. He received his PhD in Nutritional Sciences and Health Behavior from Texas Woman’s University, Denton, TX. His area of work focused on Diabetes and Obesity Management Among Hispanics in the evaluation and implementation of health interventions. He has several publication in peer reviewed journals.