On Demand CE: Plant-Based Diet

PLANT-BASED DIET: WHAT'S IN IT FOR THE PLANET AND THE PATIENT?

Does your typical patient's diet promote health? We know that diet is a major issue and contributor to atherosclerosis risk, but helping out patients make dietary changes can be challenging.

The CE course will review the latest dietary recommendations and provide you with tips that you can share with your patients to help them eat a plant-based diet.

Credit: 0.92 CE contact hour
Cost: Free

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Faculty: Catherine Christie, PhD, RD, LD/N, FADA

Upon Completion of this course, participants will be able to: 
  • Summarize the evidence for a plant-based diet on cardiovascular healt
  • Explore the ecological benefits of plant-based nutrition on our long-term natural resources
  • Describe three tips you can give to patients about following the 2015 Dietary Guidelines
This educational activity is provided by the Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association (PCNA). PCNA is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) as an approved provider of Nurse Practitioner continuing education, provider number 030602.