Reclaiming Our Food Heritage to Reclaim Our Health

Columbus Batiste

Reclaiming Our Food Heritage to Reclaim Our Health

last update on: 01/12/2023

Explore the role of stress in the development of health disparities and uncover the hidden health promoting remnants of the African diet that remain in soul food.

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 60 minutes. 

This activity is approved for continuing education for physicians, nurses, dietitians, and health and wellness coaches. 

The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


  • Identify the role of unique stressors in health disparities.
  • Identify the role of food in health disparities.
  • Describe the health promoting benefits from an African diet.

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.





60 minutes


General Nutrition

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