2017 Conference Material

SNEB 50th Annual Conference Material

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Video Abstracts

As a new feature for the 2017 Annual Conference, several abstract authors were asked to create a video about their work. Click the links below to view each video on YouTube.

  • Embrace Current Research Findings: HIM Health Information for Men by Tammy Roberts, MS, RD, LD, University of Missouri  | Video
  • Application of Tools/Techniques in Nutrition Education: Nutrition Education for Cognitive Impaired Audiences by Sheilah Hebert, MS, RD, IBCLC, Michigan State University Extension | Video
  • Application of Tools/Techniques in Nutrition Education: Telephonic Health Coaching (THC) Promotes Health Behavior Changes among Participants in SNEP-Ed by Debbie Brinckman, MS, RDN, CD-N, University of Saint Joseph | Video
  • Embrace Current Research Findings: Effects of The Slow Down Program: A Mindfulness-Based Stress Management and Nutrition Program for Mothers with Young Children by Lauren Kennedy, PhD, Virginia Tech | Video 
  • Students Talk about their Research: Nutrition Environment Food Pantry Assessment Tool (NEFPAT): Development and Evaluation by Cassandra Nikolaus, MS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign | Video
  • Application of Tools/Techniques in Nutrition Education: Motivating Consumers to Reduce Food Waste through a “Makeover Your Leftovers” Class by Alice Henneman, MS, RDN, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension | Video
  • Application of Tools/Techniques in Nutrition Education: Thrifty Meal Plan Survivor Challenge: A Powerful Simulation for Nutrition Interns by Kathy Savoie, MS, RD, University of Maine Extension | Video
  • Embrace Current Research Findings: Small Bites, Big Change! Teacher-facilitated Nutrition Program Increases Healthy Eating Knowledge and Vegetable Consumption by Ashley Roth, MS, RDN, LDN | Video
  • Embrace Current Research Findings: Family Education Program Improves Diet, Family Meals, and Physical Activity with Interactive Demonstrations by Blair Murphy, MPA, CPT, Baylor Scott & White Health McLane Children’s Medical Center | Video

Conference Session Presentations and Resources

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Thursday, July 20

FNEE Pre-Conference Workshop: Next Steps in PSE: Effective Evaluation Methods in Policies, Systems and Environmental (PSE) Interventions
Intercultural Competence SNEB Pre-Conference | Collaboration Readiness Workshop SNEB | World Cafe Tables overview | Case Study Descriptions for SNEB | Reading List for SNEB Pre Conference

Opening Video

Workshop – Nutrition Educators as Advocates: A Day on Capitol Hill | Slides

Friday, July 21

Opening Keynote and George M. Briggs Nutrition Science Symposium – Focus on Vitamin B12: Past, Present and Future | Slides 1 | Slides 2

The Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP): A Model for Improving Nutritional Health and Well-being of Low-Income Families | Slides

Food-Based Dietary Guidelines:  Best Practices in Global Development and Implementation | Slides 1Developing Dietary Guidelines for Americans 

Farm Bill 101 with Congresswoman Chellie Pingree | Handout

SNEB and JNEB Awards Presentation | SlidesAward Winners

Saturday, July 22

Tackling Food Waste: A Policy, Programmatic and Cross-Sector Approach | Intro Slide | Erik D. OlsonCatherine E. WotekiAndy Harig

Portion Guidance: Successes, Challenges and Real-Life Strategies for Nutrition Educators | Slides

SNEB Business Meeting | Slides | Annual Report 

Students Shape School Lunches of Tomorrow | Slides Nick DrzalKatie BarkCarrie Scheidel

Planetary Health and Planetary Boundaries: Rethinking Food Systems that Value and Support Planetary Health for the 21st Century and Beyond | Roni Neff | Joanne Burke | Molly Anderson

Sunday, July 23

Agricultural Development to Achieve Food Security and Sustainable Food Systems: Global Policies and Best Practices | Slides 1Tatyana El-KourCarmen Byker ShanksKathleen DietrichLuiza Torquato

The Politics of Food: Understanding the Relationship between Food Policy Issues, Societal Impact Factors and Consumer Food Behaviors | Slides

Tools for Assessing Home Obesogenic Environments: From Development to Real World Applications | Slides

Nutrition and Healthy Cognitive Aging | Uche AkobunduAuriel Willette

Bee Marks Communications Symposium – Nutrition Diplomacy: Promoting Health and Peace, One Plate at a Time | Johanna Mendelson Forman | Slides 2

EFNEP Evaluation – Learning from the Past, Moving to the Future | Slides

eLearning and Nutrition Education for Lower- Income Audiences | Slides