Thursday 20th May 2021 at 7pm BST
Plant-based Diets in the Prevention, Treatment, and Remission of Type 2 Diabetes
with Brenda Davis, Registered Dietitian and Best-selling Author
Hosted by Rohini Bajekal, Nutritionist & Board Member of Plant-Based Health Professionals UK
(CPD Accredited with 1 CPD Hour from the British Society of Lifestyle Medicine and CME accredited for the LM MOC)
Why should I join this webinar?
- Identify at least 3 studies that provide evidence for diabetes reversal with nutrition therapy
- List at least 3 studies that have demonstrated improved outcomes using plant-based diets compared to conventional treatment for patients with type 2 diabetes
- Describe 5 dietary changes that can be implemented to effectively treat patients with type 2 diabetes
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About the speaker
Brenda Davis, registered dietitian, is a leader in her field and an internationally acclaimed speaker. As a prolific nutrition and health writer, she has authored/co-authored 12 books with nearly a million copies in print in 15 languages. Her most recent works include Nourish: The Definitive Plant-based Nutrition Guide for Families (co-authored with Reshma Shah, 2020), Kick Diabetes Essentials (2019), The Kick Diabetes Cookbook (2018), Becoming Vegan: Comprehensive Edition (2014) and Becoming Vegan: Express Edition (2013). Both Becoming Vegan books and Nourish have won awards, including the Canada Book Award. Brenda has been a featured speaker at medical and nutrition conferences in over 20 countries on 5 continents. She is also co-author of several peer reviewed journal articles.
Brenda is the lead clinical nutrition specialist for the diabetes intervention project in the Marshall Islands. She is a past chair of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Brenda lives with her husband in Calgary Alberta, Canada.
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This webinar lasts one hour including a Live Q&A.