Nutrition &Obesity

<p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><em><strong>Module (1): The basics of nutrition (5 days)</strong></em></span></p> <p><strong>Day1 (Professor/ Nebal Abd ELRahman):</strong

  • Nutrition &Obesity

Course Overview

Module (1): The basics of nutrition (5 days)

Day1 (Professor/ Nebal Abd ELRahman):

  • Introduction to coarse and pre- evaluation exam
  • Energy and  caloric requirement : Resting Metabolic Rate -Thermic Effect of Food -Physical ActivityMicronutrient : minerals, vitamins and water & Essential Nutrients

Day 2 (Professor/ Nebal Abd ELRahman):

  • Macro & Micronutrients

Day3 (Professor/ Nebal Abd ELRahman):

  • Food guide pyramid & my plate guidance system– food groups. 

Day 4 (Professor/ Nebal Abd ELRahman):

  • Exchange list + Dietary guidelines 2015 – 2020

Day 5 (Dietitian specialist):

  • Nutritional assessment, Anthropometic & Dietary  assessment + Diet planning

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Module 2: Nutrition throughout the life cycle (4 days)

Day 1 (Dietitian specialist):

  • Infant Nutrition (2 hours)
  • Toddler/Preschool Nutrition.Child Nutrition –
  • Adolescent Nutrition (2 hours).

Day 2 (Dietitian specialist):

  • Adult Nutrition
  • Pregnancy & lactation
  • Nutrition and Aging

Day 3 (Professor/ Nebal Abd ELRahman):

  • Sport Nutrition part1

Day 4 (Professor/ Nebal Abd ELRahman):

  • Sport Nutrition Part 2

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Module (3): Therapeutic medical nutrition of obesity & main chronic diseases (7days):

Day 1 (Professor/ Nebal Abd ELRahman):

  • Pathogenesis of Obesity: Defining overweight and obesity, Types & Causes of obesity, Complication of obesity
  • Signals that regulate food intake and energy homeostasis
  • Body composition Management of obesity

Day 2 (Professor/ Nebal Abd ELRahman):

  • Therapeutic medical nutrition of diabetes 

Day 3 (Professor/ Nebal Abd ELRahman):

  • Continue Therapeutic medical nutrition of diabetes

Day 4 (Professor/ Nebal Abd ELRahman):

  • Therapeutic medical nutrition of hypertension, dyslipidemia and cardiovascular diseases  

Day 5 (Professor/ Nebal Abd ELRahman):

  • Therapeutic medical nutrition of renal diseases & Therapeutic medical nutrition of hepatic diseases 

Day 6 (Dietitian specialist):

  • Case studies

Day 7 (Dietitian specialist):

  • Case studies
  • Post evaluation

 

This course covers critical topics in the prevention and treatment of obesity and related disorders. It includes lectures, group discussions, and case-based interactive sessions to improve participants’ ability to care for patients with obesity. Healthcare professionals with an interest in the latest approaches to the prevention and treatment of obesity and its complications, including:  Physicians  Nurse practitioners  Physicians assistants  Nurses  Pharmacists  Dietitians  Psychologists  Other mental health professionals

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