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The Ketogenic Diet – Is it Another Fad?

February 26, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST

Free

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About This Webinar:

The ketogenic (keto) diet is becoming more and more popular, so it’s not surprising that this is one of our most requested topics! You might be getting questions from your clients, patients, and friends as to how safe this diet, or lifestyle is. If you are interested in learning more about the ketogenic diet, including the indications of a ketogenic diet, then RSVP for this webinar and join us to discover the facts. In this 60-minute webinar we will define the ketogenic diet, discuss its role in the treatment of chronic disease and review strategies for streamlining sessions with patients interested in this diet.

Learning Objectives:

  • Define the ketogenic diet using language and protocols outlined in the standard of care for epilepsy.
  • Discuss the science behind the ketogenic diet’s role in the treatment of chronic disease (i.e. obesity and type II diabetes) as well as athletic performance.
  • Explore strategies to streamline sessions with patients interested in ketogenic diet.

Presenter

Jessica M Lowe, MPH RD CSP | Ketogenic Dietitian
Department of Neurology | Keck School of Medicine | University of Southern California
Division Child Neurology | LAC+USC Medical Center

Continuing Education (CE) Credit

1.0 CPEU pending approval for Registered Dietitians

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