Next Member Meeting
Topic: Nutrition for Older Adults: Special Considerations for an Aging Population
Speaker: Kathryn Starr, PhD, RD
Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Location: The Arts Center, 300-G East Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510
1) Attendees will overview the major physiological changes of aging and their impact on nutrition needs
2) Attendees will understand the special implications for obesity and weight loss for this population.
3) Attendees will review popular nutrition screening tools for older adults.
4) Attendees will review 6 nutrients of concern for older adults and will understand how this relates to food intake and supplementation recommendations.
Reminder: Your login is your EIGHT DIGIT Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics member number (this will require you to enter one or two zeroes at the front of your number). Your password is your last name with the first letter capitalized.