Free LIVE webinar on Monday, September 23rd from 12.30 – 1.30pm (AUSTRALIA Bris / Syd / Melb time)
Sunday, September 22nd 7.30 – 8.30pm (PST – Pacific Standard Time).
The recording will be available following the live event.
CPD/CEU hours are applicable for Australia, New Zealand, USA dietitians. Check your local country requirements to see if you can claim for continuing education.
CDR Activity Number Live: 150530 / Recorded:150531 (recording CEU approved until 30 aug 2022)
Activity Type: 171 Live Webinar OR 175 Recorded Pre-Approved CPE
CPE Level: 1
Suggested performance indicators:
8.1.2 Applies knowledge of food and nutrition as well as the biological, physical and social sciences in practice.
8.1.5 Applies medical nutrition therapy in disease prevention and management.
8.3.6 Keeps abreast of current nutrition and dietetics knowledge and trends.
8.3.7 Integrates new knowledge and skills into practice.
Suggested learning need codes:
5220: Gastrointestinal disorders
2070: Macronutrients: carbohydrate, fat, protein, fiber, water
2000: Science of food and nutrition
5370: Weight management, obesity
About the webinar:
Dr Joanna McMillan will share her new review of the latest evidence about the critical role of whole grains and cereal fibre for a healthy gut microbiome and mechanisms that may explain their health benefits, particularly in relation to weight, cardiovascular disease and some cancers.
Dr Flavia Fayet–Moore will present findings from her secondary analysis of the Australian National Nutrition and Physical Activity Survey, published in Nutrients 2019, explaining how breakfast choice impacts intakes of core foods and discretionary foods, and why breakfast cereals eaters have healthier diets and lower body mass.
On completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:
- Understand the latest evidence for whole grains & cereal fibre in promoting gut health via antioxidant protection and fermentation
- Communicate practical dietary advice to promote gut health
- Understand the relationship between breakfast choice, core food intake and body weight
- Understand the latest research on why breakfast cereal eaters have better nutrition and lower body mass
About the presenters:
Dr Joanna McMillan is one of the country’s favourite and most trusted health and nutrition experts. She is a PhD qualified nutrition scientist, Accredited Practising Dietitian, Adjunct Senior Research Fellow with La Trobe University and Fellow of the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine. Joanna is an experienced TV presenter. She has worked on The Today Show for 15 years, been a host for ABC’s science show Catalyst, and is a regular on radio and in print media. She is a TEDx and international keynote speaker and MC, and is the founder of Get Lean, an online lifestyle change program. She has authored seven books including Get Lean Stay Lean and her latest Brain Food.