Pre-conference Workshop
Topic: The Nuts and Bolts of Nutrition Focused Physical Examination – A Head to Toe Approach
  1. Define Nutrition focused physical exam (NFPE) and assessment (NFPA) and differentiate between NFPE and identification and diagnosis of malnutrition
  2. Describe the role of the RDN in NFPE and integration of NFPE findings into practice using examples of adults with chronic diseases and malnutrition.
  3. Be familiar with the components of NFPE with a focus on orofacial NFPE, dysphagia screening and identification of malnutrition and micronutrient deficiencies
  4. Be familiar with benefits of NFPE to the patient and the clinicia