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Malnutrition and Falls – a Community Approach to Prevention

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Jennifer Sundberg, Registered Dietitian (Home Care and Public Health), Alberta Health Services

Terri Anderson , Senior Outreach Coordinator and Elder Abuse Prevention Coordinator, Golden Circle Senior Resource Centre

In today's session:

- Understand what malnutrition is and how it relates to falls in older adults

- Discuss a case study that describes an actual client in the community who has fallen

- Gain knowledge about nutrition risk screening in the community

- Learn about a successful nutrition screening initiative at an Alberta seniors' resource centre

- Become aware of resources related to nutrition screening, malnutrition, and older adult nutrition for your community


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    Injury Prevention Centre

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    9:00 AM - 10:00 AM


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