The University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine’s Project Echo in collaboration with the Nevada Certification Board present
Easy Wins and Lifestyle Strategies: Using Nutrition to Combat Diabetes: An Educational Series for Community Health Workers
January 11 – February 15, 2022
Tuesdays from 12:00 – 1:00 PM
This clinic is aimed at Community Health Workers with specific aims to help increase their capacity knowledge base with respect to diabetes education. Our goal with this series is to increase confidence and skills for Nevada’s Community Health Workers who work with patients/clients with diabetes by providing evidence based resources, tools, and support. This program not only gives CHWs an opportunity to review and discuss their clients with an expert in the field, it also provides didactic topic areas focused on Easy Wins and Lifestyle Strategies for Using Nutrition to Combat Diabetes. This series also supports Nevada Community Health Workers’ continuing education by providing six hours of approved CMEs.
Approved for CHW Continuing Education Units (CEUS)
This series is approved for for Certified CHWs and CHW II Applicants by the Nevada Certification Board.