The Role of Health Apps in Dietetics Practice

This training discusses the use of Mobile Health Apps to enhance nutrition intervention.  The training will lead you through best practices to use when introducing health apps to clients and presents a screening tool that can be used to gauge the usefulness of various Health Apps for your clients.  During part two of this training you will participate in a simulated role play experience introducing a Health App to your client.

Learning Objectives:
1) Assess the usefulness of different types of health, wellness, and physical activity applications.
2) Select appropriate and evidence-based applications to recommend to clients.
3) Determine whether the use of nutrition and physical activity applications can enhance nutrition intervention based on each individual client. 

Course Designers:

Alexandra Samarron
Kendal Shanks
Jessica Zedepa

Section1
Self- Paced presentation on the use of Health Apps in Dietetics Practice

Section 2
Case Simulation-Culminating activity that takes the learners through the assistance process applying the course principles and objectives.

Continuing Education Information: 1.0 CPEU for RD's (3/29/20); 1.0 CECH for CHES (3/29/20)

Register for this course HERE.