USMD Arlington's "Fighting Cancer with Your Fork" (JS2309C)
This activity is an annual didactic lecture and interactive Q&A organized by the Oncology Department at USMD Arlington. This year’s course will discuss nutritional guidelines in relation to Cancer prevention and survivorship. By reviewing the diet, nutrition and lifestyle recommendations presented, participants will be able to help guide their cancer patients to better health from the inside out. The goal is the prevention of cancer and other chronic diseases, but current cancer patients will benefit from utilizing these recommendations after treatment.
The activity will convene USMD Arlington-affiliated physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals who are interested in the care of cancer patients.
- Discuss the current research regarding diet, nutrition, and lifestyle and its connection to cancer risk and prevention
- Describe resources for counseling patients on nutrition and cancer risk
- Discuss current professional guidelines focused on diet, nutrition, and lifestyle and its direct link to cancer prevention.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and USMD Arlington. The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 1.50 AMA
- 1.50 Attendance
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