Tools and Approaches to Optimizing Nutrition Education

Course Summary:

This training will inform nutrition educators about the most effective approaches to nutrition education based on current literature, in order to develop the skills and plans necessary to implement these approaches. There are nutrition education tools and approaches available to public health professionals that can be used to improve the nutrition of families. The video will demonstrate some of those tools and approaches and provide examples of agencies already operating to provide effective nutrition education.

Speaker: Yael Greenblatt , M.S.

Goal: 
Participants will learn strategies to make nutrition education more meaningful and effective in their communities.

Outcomes:

  • Identify and compare WIC nutrition education techniques.
  • Identify the most effective educational approaches based on research findings.
  • Describe recommendations for nutrition education

Continuing Education Information:  0.5 CPEU (5/25/2019); 0.5 CECH (3/31/2019); 0.58 CNE (4/29/2019)

This educational activity is jointly provided by the Western Region Public Health Training Center and the University of Arizona Continuing Nursing Education.

University of Arizona Continuing Professional Education is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Continuing Nursing Education Group, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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CPEU Accredited Provider number: 21216

CHES Provider number:  99036

Disclosures:  The planners, reviewers, and authors have no declared conflicts of interest

Training Length: 35 minutes

Training Type: Video Lecture

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