With almost a quarter of all Australian adults living with a Vitamin D deficiency, understanding the role of Vitamin D in good health and the impact of failing to maintain adequate intake has never been more important. As we move in to the cooler months, where deficiency rates trend upwards, we will share insights into the latest research around this vitamin, as well as best-practice advice on how patients can maintain adequate levels without the need of supplements.
About the speaker:
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.
CPD/CEU hours are applicable for Australia and New Zealand dietitians. 1.0 CE credit available from CDR for US dietitians (certificate available at the end of the recording). Check your local country requirements to see if you can claim for continuing education.
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- Dr Joanna McMillan