Addressing Sarcopenia and Protein-Energy Malnutrition through Dietary Management

Event date: 6/27/2017 1:00:00 PM EDT

Please join Elizabeth Friedrich, MPH, RD, CSG, LDN, for a free, one hour educational webinar on the topic of sarcopenia and protein-energy malnutrition in older adults.

Upon completion of the webinar, participants will:

  • State the criteria used to identify protein-energy malnutrition
  • Define sarcopenia and sarcopenic obesity
  • Understand protein needs for healthy older adults and older adults with diagnoses common to residents in long-term care
  • State at least three interventions that can be used to increase protein available

*Nurses and Dietitians: Eligible for 1 CE credit.