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Popular Weight-Loss Programs and Products
Can They Promote Weight Loss and Sustainable Weight-Loss Maintenance?

RD31 l 2.00 contact hrs
by Sonja Goedkoop, MSPH, RDN
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The goal of this weight-loss program continuing education course is to provide registered dietitian nutritionists, health educators, occupational therapists and pharmacists with useful, general guidelines for evaluating weight-loss programs, books and products. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Discuss the nine key questions important for evaluating weight-loss programs, books and products
  • Respond knowledgeably to client inquiries concerning popular commercial weight-loss plans and products
  • Identify resources for accessing current and accurate information to evaluate the latest weight-loss programs, products and books

Accreditation Information
This course is intended for multiple professions, including dietitians, health educators, occupational therapists, and pharmacists.
Dietitians: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit. 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at ContinuingEducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at CEDirect.ContinuingEducation.com and search for this topic title.
OnCourse Learning is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider (#GD001) with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). This course is a level 2 course with suggested CDR learning codes of 4000, 4040, 4090, 5000, 5370 and performance indicators of 8.2.1,8.2.2, 8.2.3, 8.3.1, 8.3.6, 4.1.1, 4.1.2, 4.2.7.
OnCourse Learning is also accredited by the Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition (provider # FBN 50-1489).
This program has been approved for fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the Certifying Board for Dietary Managers (CBDM). Granting prior approval does not constitute endorsement of the program content or its program sponsor.

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 2/10/2019

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Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

OnCourse Learning is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Accredited status does not imply endorsement by the provider or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with this activity. Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

This course completion will be electronically reported to CE Broker as required per Florida Statute 456.025(7). Click here to view your CE Broker transcript and check the status of your CE requirements with a FREE 7-day CE Broker trial subscription. It may take up to 24 hours for the course to appear on your CE Broker transcript.

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