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The annual NAND Kick-off / Networking Event will take place on Tuesday, September 15th from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at the Jackalope Brewing Company, located at 701 8th Avenue South, Nashville, TN 37203.

The first 10 NAND members to RSVP to Cari Riker at cari.riker@h2u.com will have the 5:30 pm tasting tour paid for by NAND!

For directions and additional information regarding the venue, visit their website at: http://jackalopebrew.com/contact-us/?age-verified=6f7b725b0e#about-us

You want to attend the 2015 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo™ and need to submit the request to your employer. Not all managers understand the importance and benefits delivered by FNCE ®. Well you are in luck! The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics offers a toolkit to help you justify the expense of attending FNCE ® to your employer! To learn more, go to:

http://www.eatrightfnce.org/FNCE/content.aspx?id=6442484803.

 

2-Day: SAS for Beginners 

August 3-4 (Mon.-Tues.) 9:00 am-4:00 pm; University of Memphis Library (Room 225)

Vikki Nolan, DSc, MPH

This interactive session will provide an introduction to SAS with practice writing code, performing basic data manipulations, and using basic SAS procedures to summarize a dataset.

Limited to 35 participants $200/person (both days; includes lunch and parking)

CPH continuing education, Nursing CEU’s available

1-Day: Quality Management

August 4 (Tues.)   9:00 am-4:00 pm; University Center Fountain View Room (UC 350)

Erik Carlton, DrPH, MS

This series of brief, discussion-focused lecturettes and team-based experiential learning activities, promises to be a fun, engaging introduction to quality management tools and techniques.

Limited to 50 participants $100/person (includes lunch and parking)

CPH continuing education, Nursing CEU’s available

Two 1/2-Days (mornings): Health Analytics

August 5 (Wed.) and August 6 (Thurs.) 9:00 am- 12 noon; Robison Hall (Room 117)

George Relyea, MS

This workshop will provide insight into the use of big data to inform population research and support healthcare transformation

Limited to 25 participants $100/person (includes parking)

CPH continuing education, Nursing CEU’s available

1/2-Day (afternoon): Data Analysis and Presentation using Excel

August 6 (Thurs.)  1:00- 4:00 pm; Robison Hall (Room 117) Bring your laptops!

Chunrong Jia, PhD

This hands-on session provides hands-on experience analyzing and presenting data using Excel.

Limited to 25 participants $50/person (includes parking)

CPH continuing education, Nursing CEU’s available

1-Day: Program Evaluation

August 7 (Fri.)   9:00 am-4:00 pm; University Center Fountain View Room (UC 350)

Satish Kedia, PhD

This engaging workshop helps participants develop evaluation strategies for their own research projects.

Limited to 50 participants $100/person (includes lunch and parking)

CPH continuing education, Nursing CEU’s available

Register at this link:

https://secure.touchnet.com/C20227_ustores/web/store_main.jsp?STOREID=68&SINGLESTORE=true  For additional information please contact Dr. Marian Levy mlevy@memphis.edu  901.678.4514

Online Registration Now Open
Feminist Perspectives and Beyond:

Honoring the Past, Embracing the Future: 25 Years Later

NOVEMBER 13 – 15, 2015

Philadelphia Airport Marriott

18 CE Credits Offered

Keynote Presentations: 

Gloria Steinem

Kathryn Zerbe, MD

Bessel van der Kolk, MD

Leigh Cohn, MAT

Michael Levine, PhD

Catherine Baker-Pitts, PhD

David Barlow, PhD

Heather Thompson-Brenner, PhD

 

Featured Workshops:

Nutrition and Eating Disorders: Past, Present, and Future
Sondra Kronberg, MS, RD, CDN, CEDRD & Page Love, MS, RD, LD, CSSD
Over time, nutrition professionals have become an integral part of eating disorders treatment. This workshop uses clinical examples to explore current treatment protocols, including the newest technology, and contemporary techniques for coaching and eating supervision. Discussion includes special populations (athletes, males and adults), cultural food and exercise trends. Take home tools are provided.

Current Issues in the Treatment of Eating Disorders and their Influence on Nutrition Therapists
Molly Kellogg, RD, LCSW & Jessica Setnick, MS, RD, LD, CEDRD
As an understanding of eating disorders increases, dietitians must remain knowledgeable about the latest research and treatments in order to provide appropriate care. This workshop reviews innovative developments such as new models for understanding eating disorders, pharmacological interventions for BED and new information on the neuroscience of body image.

NETWORKING BREAKFAST FOR NUTRITION THERAPISTS
Hosted by: Jodi Krumholz, RD, LDN & Trish Lieberman, MS, RDN, LDN
Please join us to meet and network with dietitians who are working in treatment centers, outpatient groups or solo practices. Participants will have an opportunity to discuss the specific challenges of their work and learn from the experience of others.

For more information or to register please visit www.renfrewconference.com or contact Debbie Lucker at 1-877-367-3383 or dlucker@renfrewcenter.com.