How to effectively change food habits: innovative techniques and personalized nutrition approaches
This 1.5-days workshop will be composed of 12 training hours distributed in two different modules.
The first full-day module (7.5 hours) will be presented under the title “Towards personalized nutrition: Influence of genes, lifestyle and sports” and comprises 3 round tables with more than 9 invited experts.
A second ½ day-module (4.5 hours) “Communicating science-based nutrition information for non-experts” will cover relevant topics regarding communication and dissemination strategies.
The workshop will be run in Spanish.
The program of the course can be found here
Who should join the course
This course will be useful for professionals in the early-medium stage of their career, and for the ones that have related backgrounds and wish to update their knowledge in the field of nutritional counselling and personalized nutrition.
The workshop, which is bundled to an online course, will be proposed at a discounted fee of 50 EUR in 2019.
The workshop in Madrid will be held on 12th and 13th December 2019.
Application deadline : 2nd December 2019
Learning objectives and outcomes
Upon completion of the workshop, the participants will know about the influence of genes, lifestyles and sports on the nutritional and health status. They will also receive an introduction to current research in immunonutrition, chronic diseases and the microbiome.
They will also learn about updated practices for nutritional screening and monitoring of athletes, including high-level sports performance. Participants will identify barriers to advise a personalized nutrition plan and also discover the opportunities that arise for the industry in order to cover new trends and consumers' demands for healthy diets and personalized nutrition.
An additional module will help to develop their communication skills to spread the knowledge on nutrition as well as to deal with clients or patients.
How to join the programme
This course is part of a blended programme.
As such, you can apply via the EIT Food application platform : https://apply.eitfood.eu/courses/course/38-effectively-change-food-habits-innovative-techniques-and-personalised-nutrition-approaches