Friday, March 30, 2007

Carbohydrate Restriction Seminar - Nashville, TN - May 5

It's a bit of short notice, but anyone interested in learning more about the science and research supporting carbohydrate restriction - register to attend the Nutrition & Metabolism Society Seminar at the 2007 Eastern Regional Obesity Course of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians in Nashville, TN, May 5, 2007.

Saturday, May 5
8-8:45 am Low GI and Very Low Carbohydrate Diets for Type 2 Diabetes
Eric C. Westman, MD, MHS

8-8:45 am Low GI and Very Low Carbohydrate Diets for Type 2 Diabetes
Eric C. Westman, MD, MHS

8:45-9:30 am Carbohydrate Restriction for Type 2 Diabetesin Clinical Practice
Mary C. Vernon, MD, FAAFP, CMD

9:30-9:45 am Break

9:45-10:30 am Using the Traditional Diet for Type 2 Diabetes in a Canadian First Nations Community
James A. Wortman, MD

10:30-11:15 am A Review of the American Diabetes Association Recommendations for Dietary Carbohydrate
Judy Wylie-Rosett, EdD

11:15am-Noon Panel Discussion of Morning Speakers

Noon-1:30 pm Lunch & NMS Award Presentation (lunch provided for Obesity Course & NMS attendees)

10:30-11:15 am A Review of the American Diabetes Association Recommendations for Dietary Carbohydrate
Judy Wylie-Rosett, EdD

10:30-11:15 am A Review of the American Diabetes Association Recommendations for Dietary Carbohydrate
Judy Wylie-Rosett, EdD

NMS ATTENDEES ONLY
1:30-2:15 pm Very Low Carbohydrate Diets and Serum Biomarkers of Cardiac Risk
Jeff S. Volek, RD, PhD

2:15-3 pm The Paradox of Fats in the Low Carb Diet
Steven D. Phinney, MD, PhD

3-3:15 pm Break

3:15-3:45 pm Biochemical Aspects of Carbohydrate Restriction
Richard D. Feinman, PhD

3:45-4:30 pm Panel Discussion of Afternoon Speakers

REGISTER HERE

Accreditation
The American Society of Bariatric Physicians (ASBP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The ASBP designates the NMS Seminar for a maximum of 6.5 credit hours in category 1 credit towards the AMA Physicians Recognition Award. Each physician should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the educational activity. The program is eligible for AOA-CME credits under category 2-A.

3 comments:

  1. You know, I very well may go to this. I would love to hear Vernon and Feinman speak. Since I live in Atlanta, it's feasible for me to simply drive...

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