Other CPE Opportunities
Members may post non-IDA CPE opportunities here. Please contact the Other CPE Chair to submit an event.
Establishing Competencies in Pediatric Nutrition: The 27th Annual Pediatric Nutrition Conference
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
225 East Chicago Avenue
11th Floor Conference Center
RSVP by March 8, 2013. Space is limited.
Summit for Healthcare Providers: Strategies for Pediatric Obesity Prevention and Control
You are invited to a pediatric obesity healthcare summit featuring William Dietz, M.D., Ph.D., former CDC Director of the Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Obesity; Vincent Bufalino, M.D., Sr. Director of Cardiology at Advocate Medical Group; David Dungan, M.D., Pediatrician and Internist at DuPage Medical Group; and Ann Marchetti, M.S., Director of FORWARD.
Thursday, April 11, 2013
7 am - 10 am (Presentation is 7:30 - 9 am)
Hotel Arista, 2139 City Gate Lane, Naperville, IL (corner of I-88 and Rt. 59)
Free CME, Breakfast Provided
Physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, school nurses, registered dietitians, medical assistants, social workers, physical therapists, office managers, administrative staff, dentists, and other interested healthcare professionals.
The presentation will cover the impact that physicians can have on obesity prevention and treatment, local childhood obesity resources, how to build capacity for learning collaborations for practice changes, the local prevalence of childhood obesity, and at risk populations. Local clinical and community resource providers for pediatric overweight or obese patients will be present.
Sports, Cardiovascular & Wellness Nutrition (SCAN), a dietetic practice group of The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, is hosting their 29th Annual Symposium: Tools & Techniques for Peak Professional Performance
April 26-28, 2013
The Westin on Michigan Avenue, Chicago
909 N. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
Earn 24 hrs of Professional Continuing Education credits! Featured are more than 20 skill-based sessions and 30+ speakers. Gain knowledge about hot topics in such areas as hyperlipidemia, eating disorders, sports nutrition, cardiovascular nutrition, corporate wellness, body composition, media training, and social media. Attendees will walk away with a multitude of skill-based outcomes to enhance the professional development of dietitians and other nutrition professionals.
Discounts are available for students, early-bird registrants, SCAN members (20% off), and Academy members (10% off).
Connect with SCAN @SCANutritiondpg #ToolsYouCanUse or http://facebook.com/scandpg
Hope to see you there!