Nutrition and Cardiometabolic Health: Which Diet Works Best and Why?
last update on: 02/23/2022
Learn about the benefits of a plant-based diet versus a Mediterranean diet for weight loss.
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 1 hour.
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 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
1. To review the evidence from randomized clinical trials for the use of plant-based diets for weight loss.
2. To compare the effects of plant-based diets to the Mediterranean diet.
3. To explain the pathophysiological mechanisms for the use of plant-based diets for weight management.
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 live at the 2020 International Conference on Nutrition in Medicine.