Online Program

Food is medicine and prevention: Health outcomes and cost-savings associated with food and nutrition services for PLWHA

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Session Objectives: Describe how food insecurity effects HIV care.

Food as medicine: Medical nutrition therapy can improve health outcomes for people with critical and chronic disease   
Daniel Cohn, Bachelor’s degree in Health, Behavior & Society and David Waters, MA
Impact of food insecurity on survival among HIV-positive injection drug users receiving antiretroviral therapy in a Canadian cohort   
Aranka Anema, Dr., Keith Chan, Yalin Chen, Sheri Weiser, MD, MPH, Julio Montaner, Dr. and Robert Hogg, Dr.

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Organized by: HIV/AIDS
Endorsed by: Medical Care

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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