Elizabeth (Liz) Ruder PhD, MPH, RD is a nutritional epidemiologist and registered dietitian with expertise in cancer control and prevention and dietary assessment. She holds a PhD in nutrition science from the Pennsylvania State University, a MPH with concentration in epidemiology and biostatistics from Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, and completed post-doctoral training as a Cancer Prevention Fellow at the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health. She is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Sports Medicine & Nutrition in the School of Health and Rehabilitation Science at the University of Pittsburgh where she also serves as the Director of the Didactic Program in Dietetics.
Title: Diet, Physical Activity and the Prevention of Cancer
Date: Thursday March 27th
Time: 12:00PM - 1:00PM EDT
CE Credit: 1.0 contact hour, 1.0 CPE, 1 CEC
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Upon completing this activity, the learner will be able to:
- Describe the biologic rationale for adiposity and physical inactivity in the development of cancer.
- Provide evidence based personal recommendations to clients for prevention of all cancer types.
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Details on CE Credits
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Villanova University College of Nursing / Center for Obesity Prevention and Education (COPE) is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider (VN0001) with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR).
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