ACH Annual Pediatric Nutrition Conference


Date & Location
Thursday, September 14, 2017 1:00 PM - Friday, September 15, 2017 4:00 PM   Little Rock, AR

Specialties
Nutrition, Pediatrics

Overview

The conference will feature a hands on workshop for Pediatric Nutrition Focused Physical Exam with Jodi Wolf RD from Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital in Solon, Ohio. The conference also features key note speaker Pam Charney PhD, RD from Bellevue College in Washington. Key note topic will discuss Malnutrition in Pediatrics. Other topics to be discussed include: Child nutrition programs and projects in the state of Arkansas, childhood obesity, special needs, NICU/infant nutrition, adolescent nutrition and more!



Objectives
  1. Describe evidence-based methods for prevention and treatment of malnutrition and micronutrient deficiencies
  2. Understand the nutritional impact of school child nutrition programs and project
  3. Recognize the growing concern for food insecurity and the importance of community-based nutrition programs
  4. Identify general and disease-specific nutrition concerns and in the infant, childhood, and adolescent populations, and describe related nutrition therapies

Registration

$75 for workshop ONLY (includes snack)

$85 for conference ONLY (breakfast and lunch included) [$40 for ACH/UAMS employees]

$160 for workshop AND conference [$115 for ACH/UAMS employees]

OR (501) 364-7532 OR (501) 364-3519



Accreditation
This annual nutrition conference has applied for 9-10 CEUs for Dietitians and Diet Technicians