Addressing Food Insecurity in the Malnourished Patient

Sep 27, 2019 12:00pm -
Sep 27, 2019 01:00pm

Event Description


Malnutrition Awareness Week 2019

Addressing Food Insecurity in the Malnourished Patient


Date: Friday, September 27, 2019
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 PM ET


Friday's webinar will address the association between malnutrition and food insecurity. It will also provide information on community resources. 

Learning Objectives
1. Define food insecurity and list possible etiologies.
2. Explain how food insecurity can lead to malnutrition.
3. Address for whom, when and in what settings food insecurity should be screened.
4. Discuss how health care providers can partner with community resources to combat food insecurity and malnutrition.


Lorrie Young MS, RD, LDN, CNSC, Clinical Nutrition Manager at Boston Medical Center; Instructor of Medicine at Boston University School of Medicine, Dedham, MA


Kim Madsen, MEd, RD, Director, Nutrition Services, Project Open Hand, San Francisco, CA

Patricia Becker, MS, RDN, CSP, CNSC, FAND, Pediatric Nutrition Specialist, Dayton Children's Hospital, Cincinnati, OH


Learning Level: Intermediate
CE Credit: 1 hour
UAN: JA0002345-0000-19-106-L04-P


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Event Type:Webinar
Early registration ends on Sep 23, 2019.
Regular registration starts on Sep 24, 2019 and ends on Sep 26, 2019.
Late registration starts on Sep 27, 2019.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)