How to Talk to Your Patients About Nutrition
last update on: 02/23/2022
Jasmol Sardana, DO, FACLM, DipABLM
Learn about the importance of addressing nutrition in patient visits even when time is tight and explore evidence-based techniques for helping patients make lasting dietary changes.
The Learning Process
Participants are expected to watch the video, reflect on its content, and complete the continuing education self-assessment and 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 1 hour.
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 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- Explain how diet and chronic disease are related.
- List barriers to discussing nutrition and strategies to overcome them.
- Describe the stages of change.
- Demonstrate key techniques involved in motivational interviewing.
- Outline the “5 A’s” Framework.
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.