2017 Catalog: All Courses
DE0083: Fun, Easy, and Free Resources for Nutrition Education: Online Interactive Tools from USDA
This is a one-hour webinar offered by the IHS Division of Diabetes Treatment and Prevention. The live webinar will be held on March 14th. The live and recorded sessions of our trainings are all available at the following https://www.ihs.gov/diabetes/training/cmece-online-edu/diabetes-online-cme-ce-education/.
The USDA has a number of nutrition education resources available for diabetes educators to use in their promotion of healthier lifestyles. This seminar will provide participants with the opportunity to acquire information about the online USDA nutrition education resources. The session will include an overview of a number of resources available including programs such as the SuperTracker, What's Cooking?, the BMI Calculator, My Plate Daily Checklist, Quizzes, Portion Distortion, and Pregnancy Weight Gain Calculator. Details for effective use of the resources with a variety of audiences will be shared.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Locate and utilize the SuperTracker for individual and group education sessions.
2. Utilize nutrition education resources available on the USDA web site to counsel patients with pre-diabetes or diabetes.
3. Identify one change you can make in your clinical or public health practice.
It is the policy of the Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, that faculty/planners disclose any financial or other relationships with commercial companies whose products may be discussed in the educational activity. The Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled or investigative use of pharmaceutical products and medical devices. Images that have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes are prohibited.
None of the faculty/planners for this activity has a conflict of interest, and there is no use of unlabeled or investigative pharmaceutical products or medical devices. No images have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes.The educational objectives, content, and selection of educational methods and instructors are conducted independent of any commercial entity.
Tuition must be paid in full 8 weeks prior to the start date of any course. Request for refunds must be received in writing at least two weeks before the course begins. For each refund request, there will be an administrative charge of $100. No refunds will be made to registrants who fail to attend a course. If IHS CDE program cancels a course, then 100% of the tuition will be refunded.