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The Leeds Course in Clinical Nutrition

  • Wed 08 – Fri 10 Sep

  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • University of Leeds, Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, Leeds, LS2 9JT

The annual Leeds course in Clinical Nutrition is aimed at all professions with an interest in Clinical Nutrition and will appeal to clinicians, dietitians, doctors, hospitals pharmacists, nursing staff and others with interest in patient nutrition. The 2021 dates are 8 – 10 September and early booking is highly recommended. Fees TBC.

The course will be delivered by experienced and practical speakers and includes workshops on all three days to enhance participants learning. Course accreditation has been sought by the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom for 17 category 1 (external) CPD credit(s).

An excellent, practical course for anyone involved in providing nutrition for their patient!

Course overview

The course is specifically designed to provide a thorough grounding in all aspects of clinical nutrition and

  • Summarise national nutrition drivers to provide a foundation for the course
  • Increase awareness of nutritional compromise and its consequences, give practical guidance on the assessment of patients and discuss particular patient groups (surgical patients, those with irritable bowel syndrome, renal disease, eating disorders and liver disease)
  • Discuss the practicalities of feeding in terms of ethics, different methods of feeding and understand more about different techniques to give artificial nutrition.
  • Establish principles of nutritional importance in extreme clinical situations (short bowel syndrome, refeeding syndrome, parenteral nutrition)

 

The Leeds Course in Clinical Nutrition is aimed at you if you’re a professional with an interest in clinical nutrition. It will particularly appeal to you if you have an interest in patient nutrition or if you’re a:

  • Clinician
  • Dietitian
  • Doctor
  • Hospital pharmacist
  • Nursing staff member
  • Someone with interest in patient nutrition

 

Full programme is available on the website.

How to register: see link below