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.
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.
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
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
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