Professional Development
1h Assessable

Live webinar: Wednesday 21st November at 12.30pm (Melb / Syd time)


A recording of this webinar will be available on this page following the LIVE event.

Professional development hours are applicable for Australian  Continuing Education Requirements.


In the first half of the webinar, Professor Ailsa Welch will outline the scientific evidence relating to the relationship between a Mediterranean dietary pattern and bone and muscle health in children, adolescents and adults.  In the second half of the webinar, Dr Karen Murphy will outline the results of a recently published randomised controlled trial investigating the effects of a dairy-enriched Mediterranean diet on blood pressure.

 


Aims:

  1. To provide dietitians and nutrition professionals with up-to-date scientific information on the relationship between the Mediterranean dietary pattern and muscle and bone health in children, adolescents and adults.
  2. To outline how a Mediterranean dietary pattern may be adapted so that it meets Australian calcium recommendations and how it leads to significant improvements in cardiovascular health.
  3. Translate the science discussed into practical recommendations that dietitians can give to their patients.



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