Poster Sessions: Innovations in Dietetics Practice or Education

Monday, October 28
11:45 AM – 1:15 PM
Location: Expo Hall E

Come down to the Expo Hall on Monday, October 28 at 11:45 a.m. to see the exciting and creative ways your fellow colleagues are using innovative approaches to improve nutrition care delivery and education. The Council on Future Practice is hosting this interactive session utilizing electronic posters. Each innovation participant will present a five-minute oral presentation with their poster displayed digitally on a monitor. The presentation will be followed by up to five minutes of Q&A.

1. A Novel Model for Flexible Staffing in Unionized Healthcare Foodservice Departments
Presented by: Joshua Iufer, RDN

2. Eating Right Rocks! For the Entire Family: A Nutrition Education Musical Program
Presented by: Annette Besnilian, EdD, MPH, RDN, CLE, FAND

3. Educated Eats
Presented by: Elizabeth A. Smith, PhD, RD, LDN

4. Eye To The Future: Developing the Next Generation of Nutrition Professionals
Presented by: Tracey Ledoux, PhD, RDN, FAND

5. Interprofessional Education Competency Building using Simulation: Speech Language Pathology and Dietetics Students Work
Together on a Dysphagia Simulation Lab
Presented by: Elizabeth MacQuillan, PhD, RDN

6. Interprofessional Education: A Comparison of Nutrition Student’s Traditional Face-to-Face (F2F) and Virtual Web Conferencing
(WC) Participation
Presented by: Jennifer R. Bridenbaugh, MS RDN CNSC

7. Picture This! Teaching Critical-Thinking, Social Awareness, and Community Nutrition Through Photography in a Dietetics
Presented by: Christin L. Seher, PhD, RDN, LD

8. The Effect of Peer Mentoring on Dietetic Students Success
Presented by: Kaitlyn M. Berelsman