January 2018 IFSN SeminarDr. Joseph R. Sharkey will present a webinar titled “Why (and How) to Target Mexican-Heritage Fathers in a Family-Centered Program to Improve Nutrition and Increase Physical Activity among Their Children” from 3- 4 pm Eastern on January 17, 2018. The seminar can be viewed via Adobe Connect as well as in Room 2311 of the Waterfront Building, Washington, DC. This seminar has been approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration for 1.0 Continuing Professional Education Unit (CEU).*
This seminar is part of the Institute of Food Safety and Nutrition (IFSN) Seminar Series. These monthly seminars aim to disseminate new knowledge; engage with partners and stakeholders; and inspire the next generation of food safety and nutrition experts. For full information on the series, visit the seminar webpage.
Seminar OverviewThis webinar will provide an overview of:
1. Behavior change within a family system
2. Importance of multiple perspectives in planning and developing a family-centered program
3. The importance of cultural and contextual appropriateness in intervention development.
4. ¡Haz espacio para papi! [Make room for papa]
Joseph R. Sharkey, PhD, MPH, RD, Professor, Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences, Texas A&M School of Public Health
*Registered Dietician Nutritionists (RDNs) or Nutrition and Dietetics Technicians, Registered (NDTRs) who attend this seminar and wish to receive the CEU certificate please e-mail Pascale C. Jean
Start Date:Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 3:00pm
End Date:Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 4:00pm
Location:Waterfront Centre Building, Room 2311, Washington, District of Columbia, United States