The goal of this pediatric overweight and obesity continuing education course is for dietitians, nurses and health practitioners to update their knowledge of basic nutrition and fitness for the well child. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
- Discuss the problem of overweight and obese children and teens in the U.S
- Discuss the possible negative health consequences of childhood obesity
- Offer practical solutions to parents of overweight and obese school-age children
This course is intended for multiple professions, including nurses and dietitians.
Dietitians: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
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 3020, 4030, 4040, 4090, 4150, 4160, 5370 and performance indicators of 8.2.4, 8.3.6, 8.3.7.
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.