Continuing Education Opportunities

NCAND strives to post every continuing education opportunity that we hear about. 

CDR’s Certificate of Training in Obesity Interventions for Adults program is coming to Raleigh, NC April 12-13, 2019. 
The program will be held at the Raleigh Marriot City Center, 500 Fayetteville Street, Raleigh, NC 27601.
For registration information, eligibility requirements, and program information, click here.

UNC Pediatric Feeding Symposium
March 8, 2019
Food, Function, and Feeding: A Collaborative Approach to Pediatric Feeding Difficulties takes education to a new level with presentations that will maximize the knowledge base and skill set of physicians, nurses, therapists, case managers, and other allied healthcare professionals involved in the care of children with complex feeding disorders.

This conference will address medical, psychosocial, and rehabilitation issues experienced by children with feeding difficulties and will focus on ways to maximize their medical and functional status. Expert faculty will discuss relevant topics to allow participants to broaden their knowledge base and improve patient care.
• Describe interdisciplinary approach to children with feeding difficulties, including medical, nutritional, motor, and behavioral assessment and treatment.
• Describe pertinent history taking and medical interventions for children with feeding difficulties.
• Identify different types and rationale for use of special formulas in children with feeding difficulties.
• Assess oral-motor pattern and function and recommend safe diet where child will be successful.
• Identify assessment tools utilized for infants and children with feeding difficulties.
• Identify assessment tools utilized for infants and children with feeding difficulties.

To register click here

Make check payable to: UNC Hospitals Rehabilitation Therapies .
All checks must be received by 3/7/2019.

Mail To:  UNC Hospitals
Rehabilitation Therapies Department,
Attn: Stephanie McAdams
NC Memorial Hospital, Campus Box # 7200
101 Manning Drive, Room W1000
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Nutricia Learning Center: Specialized nutrition education – helping you help your patients.
Bringing you a comprehensive set of educational resources and tools in a range of specialized nutrition areas
Click here for more information