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Nutrition Workshop for Parents
February 25, 2017 @ 9:00 AM - 12:30 PM$40 - $50
Eat Right, Future Bright!
Learn Key Nutrition Strategies & Tips for Managing PWS
Managing the diet of children and adults with PWS can be challenging. PWCF is here to help!
This is a great refresher course for experienced parents, and a critical resource for new parents.
This parent conference will teach you about:
- Calories, protein, fats & carbs
- The Principles of Food Security
- Meal Planning
- How to Read Food Labels
- Portion Sizes
- Fad Diets
- Meal Schedules & Timing
- Red Yellow Green System of Weight Management
Regional Center Vendor #PH1837
Childcare is available.
Presented by Jill Nowak-Przygodzki, R.D., CDE, Nutritional Consultant for PWCF
Jill is a registered dietician who has been working with patients at CHOC since 2004. She is a member of the Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes multidisciplinary team and provides nutrition education to patients including meal planning, weight management and behavior modification for a variety of disorders including Prader-Willi syndrome, type 1 and type 2 diabetes, celiac disease, cardiovascular disease, and hypertension. She is a Certified Diabetes Educator and holds a Certificate of Training in Childhood and Adolescent Weight Management. Jill is a long-time, invaluable member of the PWS Clinic at CHOC where she provides nutritional consultation guidance and services to families.