Upcoming SNEB Events


Weighing In: High Quality Protein for Weight Management

Wednesday, Sep 23, 2015 at 1:00 PM EDT | Register
A growing body of research demonstrates the benefits of higher protein diets (combined with negative energy balance) in weight management, for satiety, reduced energy intake, fat loss and muscle preservation. Consumers need help identifying foods with higher quality protein so that they may incorporate these choices into their diets to meet healthier lifestyle goals.
This webinar will focus on the benefits of following a higher protein diet for weight management. An overview of the current body of science on protein and weight management will be reviewed, and practical tips and ideas to help bring the research to life will be shared. Special attention will be placed on differences in protein quality, recommendations for protein quantity, and the importance of timing protein intake properly to maximize the benefits for weight management.
Learning Objectives:
- Translate the latest science examining the role of protein on weight management and its related benefits (satiety, fat loss and/or muscle preservation).
- Educate peers and the public on the importance of protein timing and distribution as well as high quality, higher protein diets for maintaining a healthy weight and an active lifestyle over time.
- Identify and apply practical solutions to help patients/clients determine appropriate protein quantity and methods for optimizing timing of protein intake, and advise them on how the integration of protein can help support the benefits of regular physical activity.
- Build patient tips and menu plans focused on improving satiety between meals and throughout the day, recommending quantities and optimal timing for protein consumption.
Heather J. Leidy, PhD , University of Missouri
Leslie Bonci, RD, MPH, LDN, CSSD, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Cost: SNEB Members attend webinars free as a benefit of membership.Non-member cost is $25.
Attendees will earn 1 CPEs from the Commission on Dietetic Registration.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.



Fall 2015 Journal Club  
Survey Design and Validation in Nutrition Education and Behavior Research

Fall 2015 marks the sixth semester that SNEB will host the JNEB Journal Club series of webinars. Based on member interest and the success of this spring's statistical methodology series, the fall series will focus on Survey Design and Validation in Nutrition Education and Behavior Research
Presenters include Leslie Cunningham-Sabo, Ph.D., RD; Patricia Markham Risica, DrPH, RD; Brett A. Wyker, MS; Anna Jones, Ph.D.; Julie A. Wright, Ph.D.; Erikka Loftfield MPH; Rosa K. Hand, MS, RDN, LD; and Jayna M. Dave, Ph.D. These one-hour webinars, conducted at 12 p.m. EDT on Mondays, will provide valuable learning opportunities for anyone wishing to expand their knowledge of creating and validating surveys. Participants also earn CPE by attending. 
Remember that SNEB members attend webinars free as a benefit of membership and can access recorded sessions free at any time. Watch for more details on the specific survey topics to be covered. If you would like to be registered for the entire fall webinar series, email rdaeger@sneb.org

For more information please contact the SNEB office at info@sneb.org or call 317-328-4627.


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