Virtual In-Person Webinar Program Details

Live Webinar Program Dates: July 29-30, 2021
Registration fee: $25 per person
Registration Deadline: July 26, 2021

The National Maternal Nutrition Intensive course is being held July 29-30, 2021, and will be delivered via Zoom this year, due to COVID-19. The live webinar program and recorded webinar will be offered at a flat rate per person. The registration fee includes program sessions and a continuing education certificate for up to:

  • 6.5 contact hours of professional continuing education
  • 6.5 CPEs, Level 2
    • Virtual In-Person Webinar approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration
    • Virtual In-Person Webinar approved by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 7 CPH Recertification Credits
  • Or 0.65 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Agenda

Thursday, July 29, 2021
9:30-10:45 a.m. | Addressing Food Insecurity Before and During the Pandemic: The Role and Impact of Federal Nutrition Assistance

  • Sheila Fleischhacker, PhD, JD, RDN
    National Science Liaison, Nutrition and Food Safety,
    USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture

11:00-12:00 p.m. | Ensuring equitable access to healthy foods through the SNAP EBT online program: perceptions and behaviors from low-income families in Maryland

  • Angela Trude, PhD
    Post Doctoral Fellow,
    Growth and Nutrition Division,
    Department of Pediatrics,
    University of Maryland School of Medicine

12:30-1:30 p.m. | A Systems Approach to Food Waste Reduction

  • Melissa Pflugh Prescott, RDN, MS, PhD
    Assistant Professor, School/Childhood Foods and Nutrition,
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Friday, July 30, 2021
9:30-10:30 a.m. | Dietary Guidelines for Americans: An Overview

  • Jamie Stang, PhD, MPH, RDN
    Associate Professor, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health,
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

10:45-12:00 p.m. | Dietary Intake and Microbiome

  • Abigail Johnson, PhD, RD
    Assistant Professor, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health;
    Associate Director, Nutrition Coordinating Center (NCC),
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

12:30-1:30 p.m. | Parenting Practices and Child Obesity Risk: A Positive Deviance Approach

  • Junia N. de Brito, MPH, MBA
    PhD Candidate, Epidemiology;
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health,
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Accreditation

It is eligible for up to:

  • 6.5 contact hours of professional continuing education
  • 6.5 CPEs, Level 2
    • Virtual In-Person Webinar approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration
    • Virtual In-Person Webinar approved by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation
  • 7 CPH Recertification Credits
  • Or 0.65 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

Cancellation Policy

A refund for the virtual in-person webinar program can be made if written notice of cancellation is received by July 26, 2021. No-shows will be billed for the full amount. A full refund will be made if the program is not held. The University of Minnesota reserves the right to cancel the virtual in-person webinar program if necessary.

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