Mediterranean Diets: Separating Facts from Mythology
Neal Barnard, MD, FACC
The Learning Process:
Participants are expected to watch the video, reflect on its content, and complete the CME self-assessment and CME evaluation. Only upon completing this process will a participant's continuing education certificate be generated. The estimated time a learner will need to complete this self-study activity is 0.5 hours.
This activity is approved for continuing education for physicians, nurses, and dietitians.
The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- Understand the findings of the PREDIMED study, including the provegetarian substudy.
- Describe the factors in a vegan diet that influence the energy density of food.
- Describe how a “Mediterranean”-style diet could be modified so as to be vegan.
Requirements for successful completion: Participants will be awarded contact hours commensurate with participation after completion of the post-test with a score of 70% or higher.
Recorded at the 2018 International Conference on Nutrition in Medicine.