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Webinar: Nourishing children who have food allergies
November 23, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
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This informative webinar led by a Registered Dietitian will focus on how your child can get the nutrients they need to grow and thrive. You’ll learn alternate food sources that contain key nutrients, menu/recipe strategies, and how to support healthy eating behaviours.
This webinar is a must for parents with a child who has a food allergy, and anyone with an interest in this topic.
Details for this webinar
- What is the webinar about: Whether your child has one food allergy, or multiple food allergies, this webinar will provide you with a few strategies to help ensure your child gets the nutrients they need to grow and thrive. You’ll learn alternate food sources that contain key nutrients, menu/recipe strategies, and how to support healthy eating behaviours. There will also be time for questions after the presentation.
- Who is presenting: Linda Kirste, BSc, MPH, RD (Registered Dietitian). She is part of a team of staff at Dietitian & Physical Activity Services, HealthLink BC, where she operates the Allergy Nutrition Service ― a tele-practice-based service that provides nutrition education and counselling, including follow-up care, to residents of British Columbia with food allergy concerns. Linda is also the Allied Health (professional) Section Co-Chair for the Canadian Society of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (CSACI).
- When is the webinar: Thursday, November 23rd from 1 pm to 2 pm EST.
- Who should attend: Parents with a child who has a food allergy, and anyone else interested in this topic.
Please share with others who may benefit from this webinar. Upon registration, you will have an opportunity to submit your questions in advance of the webinar.