October 2017 IFSN Seminar

Dr. Lori Francis will present a webinar titled “Forget about the Kitchen Sink: Selecting and Optimizing Components for a Childhood Obesity Prevention Program” from 3- 4 pm Eastern on October 24, 2017. 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 Overview

As a result of attending this seminar participants will be able to: 
  • Describe the multiphase optimization strategy (MOST) as a framework for optimizing and evaluating behavioral interventions
  • Evaluate the use of the MOST as a useful approach to selecting intervention components and designing efficient interventions


Lori A. Francis, PhD, Associate Professor of Biobehavioral Health at Pennsylvania State University

*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.

Event Details

Start Date:
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
End Date:
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
Waterfront Centre Building, Room 2311, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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