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Nourish – Culinary Medicine ‘Unapologetically Delicious: The Mediterranean Diet’

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 -
5:30pm to 8:30pm

Location

LLCC Workforce Career Center, 5250 Shepherd Road, Springfield, IL

Description

THE ART OF COOKING MEETS THE SCIENCE OF MEDICINE

SIU has launched an exciting new culinary medicine initiative with LLCC Culinary Institute to ultimately improve the wellness of healthcare professionals and the patients we serve through hands-on cooking skills and nutrition education.
As part of this initiative, we're offering some CME/CEU activities appropriate for any healthcare professional.

In this session, we will explore the health benefits of the Mediterranean diet.  

Space is limited, so register early!

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At the conclusion of this activity, participates will be able to:

  • Apply basic nutrition knowledge to the practice of medicine.
  • Appropriately counsel patients regarding nutrition and healthy lifestyles.
  • Describe the relationship between food and health.

This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Nurses may receive a maximum of 3.0 contact hours for completing this activity.
Credit information for other healthcare professionals is detailed in the conference brochure.

For additional information, please contact the Office of Continuing Professional Development at ocpd@siumed.edu or 217-545-7711.

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