Improving Nutrition Status in the Cancer Patient with Nutritional and Pharmacological Therapies

Sep 24, 2019 04:00pm -
Sep 24, 2019 05:00pm
(GMT-5)

Event Description

 

Malnutrition Awareness Week 2019
 

Improving Nutrition Status in the Cancer Patient with Nutritional and Pharmacological Therapies

 

Date: Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 PM ET

 

Tuesday's webinar will address malnutrition in patients with cancer secondary to the disease and minimizing unwanted side effects from chemotherapy/radiation.
 

Learning Objectives
1. Identify candidates for nutrition support therapy.
2. Discuss options for acute care and home care nutrition therapy.
3. Define pharmacological therapies and how they may be used in malnourished patients.

 

Faculty
Todd Mattox, PharmD, BCNSP, Medical and Surgical Clinical Pharmacist, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL

 

Mary Marian, DCN, RDN, CSP, FAND, Assistant Professor of Practice/DPD Director, Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
 

Moderator
Wendy Phillips, MS, RD, CD, CNSC, CLE, NWCC, FAND, Division Director of Clinical Nutrition, Morrison Healthcare, St. George, UT

 

Learning Level: Intermediate
CE Credit: 1 hour
UAN: JA0002345-0000-19-102-L01-P


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Event Type:Webinar
Category:Webinar
Early registration ends on Sep 20, 2019.
Regular registration starts on Sep 21, 2019 and ends on Sep 23, 2019.
Late registration starts on Sep 24, 2019.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)