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ConferencePresented at the 2019 Diabetes in Indian Country Conference
Session Title Session Material CME/CE Information
New Telenutrition for Diabetes Prevention and Management Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Maria Kofas, MSPH, RDN, LN
Public Health Nutritionist
Billings Area Telenutrition Program Specialist

(Originally presented on 7/13/21.)
New Make Every Bite Count with the Dietary Guidelines: Supporting Healthy Eating Across the Lifespan Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Janet de Jesus, MS, RD - HHS Nutrition Advisor
Dennis Anderson-Villaluz, MBA, RD, LDN, FAND - HHS Nutrition Advisor
Dana DeSilva, PhD, RD - HHS ORISE Health Policy Fellow
Jessica Larson, MS, RD - USDA Public Affairs Specialist

(Originally presented on 5/12/21.)
New FDA Update on the Nutrition Facts Label and Education Campaign Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Blakeley Fitzpatrick, MPH, RD
Director, Division of Nutrition Programs
Maya Maroto, EdD, MPH, RD
Public Health Educator
FDA/Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

(Originally presented on 3/30/21.)
New Native American Food Culture, Traditions, and Nutrition Counseling: a look into Chippewa/Cree and Navajo Traditions Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Terrie Stump
Diabetes Prevention Coordinator
Rocky Boy Diabetes Program
Dakotah Bronec, RD
Benefis Health System

(Originally presented on 3/24/21.)
New Simplified Carbohydrate Education Approaches Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Jenna Cope, MPH, RD, LD, CHES®
Senior Public Health Analyst
Office for the Advancement of Telehealth
HRSA Federal Office of Rural Health Policy
Kibbe Brown, MS, RDN
Nutrition Consultant
IHS Division of Diabetes Treatment and Prevention

(Originally presented on 3/16/21.)
New Traditional Foods Are a Way to Talk About Health: The CDC Traditional Foods Project Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Dawn Satterfield, PhD, MSN, RN
CDC National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Diabetes Translation
Lemyra DeBruyn, PhD (retired)

(Originally presented on 3/9/21.)
New Indigenous Foods Movement in Alaska: Holistic Approaches for Nutrition and Culture Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Seth N. Anderson, MS, RD, LD
Dietitian, Primary Care Clinics
Southcentral Foundation

Luz Smeenk, MS, RD, LD
Community Educator, Diabetes Program
Amy Foote, CDM
Executive Chef
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium

(Originally presented on 3/2/21.)
Native Centered Nutrition Education Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Kibbe Conti, MS, RD
Diabetes Program Dietitian
Zuni Service Unit
Zuni, NM

(Originally presented on 3/11/20.)
Mindful Eating Basics Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Erica Dean , MS, RDN, LD, CDE
Diabetes Education Program
Claremore Indian Hospital
Claremore, OK

(Originally presented on 3/4/20.)
The Updated Nutrition Facts Label: Information for Diabetes Educators Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Robin McKinnon, PhD, MPA
Blakely Fitzpatrick, MPH, RD

(Originally presented on 9/24/19.)
Conference Indigenous Food Systems: Seeds of our Ancestors, Seeds of Life Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Winona LaDuke, BA, MA

(Originally presented on 8/8/19.)
Conference Promoting Food Security and Food Sovereignty in Indigenous Communities: Lessons from Tribally-Driven Research Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Valarie Blue Bird Jernigan, Professor of Rural Health and Director of the Center for Indigenous Health Research and Policy

(Originally presented on 8/8/19.)
Optimizing Care for the Food Insecure Patient Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Hilary Seligman, MD, MAS

(Originally presented on 3/27/19.)
Starting the Conversation: Basic Nutrition Education for the non-RD Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Kelli Begay, MS, MBA, RDN
IHS Nutrition Consultant
and Dianna Richter, MPH, RDN, CDE
Nutrition and Diabetes Consultant

(Originally presented on 3/13/19.)
Macronutrients and Health: A Progress Report Exit Disclaimer: You Are Leaving 
Walter C. Willett, MD, MPH, DrPH
Professor of Epidemiology and Nutrition
Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health

(Originally presented on 3/8/19.)