Live Webcast

Plant-Based Diets

February 13, 2019
12:00pm - 1:00pm CT
(1:00pm ET, 11:00am MT, 10:00am PT)

Presented by: 

Ruth Adamiec Rasmussen MA, MS, RDN, LD, CCRP
Oklahoma Heart Hospital

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This webcast will begin by introducing the nutritional deficits within the prevalent dietary pattern in the general population. Evidence-based scientific findings will be given in support of a plant-based diet as a reasonable and adequate solution. The webcast will conclude by empowering the listener with practical points for implementing a plant-based diet and will also allow for questions.

Learning Objectives

1. Identify nutritional deficits within the prevalent dietary pattern in the United States.

2. Understand why plant-based nutrition is a reasonable and adequate solution for chronic disease protection and treatment.

3. List practical steps for implementing and passing on a plant-based diet.

Financial Disclosure:
All individuals who have the ability to control or influence the content of an educational activity have disclosed all relevant relationships within the past 12 months with any commercial interest. Relevant relationships are relationships with a commercial interest if the products and services of the commercial interest are related to the content of the educational activity.

Education Committee Co-chairs:
Nadine A. Greco, MS, FAACVPR Nothing to Disclose
Carla M. Vorndran, MBA, FAACVPR Nothing to Disclose

Ruth A. Rasmussen  MA, MS, RDN, LD, CCRP Nothing to Disclose

CE Credit
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) and American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR). Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team. 

  • AACVPR CE: this course has been approved by the AACVPR Professional Education Committee for a total of 1.0 AACVPR Continuing Education Credits.   
  • Nursing CE: Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 1.0 contact hours for nurses. Nurses should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accessing CE Credits: 
Successful completion of the course is required in order to claim CE, including 100% score on the knowledge assessment and completion of the course evaluation. All knowledge assessments and course evaluations are included in the Webcast Recording product. Instructions will be sent following the live webcast on how to access the Webcast Recording and take the knowledge assessment and course evaluation.

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