Food, Insecurity, and Malnutrition

When

Thursday, March 11, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Location

Online
 
 
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Details

Event Type: Webinar

In celebration of the March anniversary of the Older Americans Act Nutrition Program, the Administration for Community Living (ACL) is hosting weekly webinars throughout the month of March.  The webinar series will focus on understanding the intent of the Older Americans Act and address nutrition, socialization, and health and well-being. As a result of your participation in this webinar, you will be able to:

  • Distinguish between nutrition and food insecurity

  • Identify the root causes of malnutrition and present innovative approaches to combatting malnutrition

  • Discuss the importance of partnerships and lessons learned

Speakers:

  • ACL Speaker:

    • Judy Simon, MS, RD, LDN, National Nutritionist, ACL

  • Network Speakers:

    • Paul Hepfer, CEO Project Open Hand (California)

    • Pam VanKampen, Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources (Wisconsin)

Click here for more information.