Region 2: Celiac Disease & Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity: What Does It All Mean for the Nurse?
09.23.20192019-09-23 2019-09-23 America/New_York Region 2: Celiac Disease & Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity: What Does It All Mean for the Nurse? http://www.massnurses.org/news-and-events/events/p/event/11345 MNA MNA email@example.com
Description: Celiac disease is an autoimmune disease that impacts genetically predisposed persons to a lifetime of dietary challenges. The Celiac Foundation (2019) estimates that 1 in 100 persons worldwide are living with celiac disease. This program will describe the pathology of celiac disease, common signs and symptoms and nursing considerations related to the care and management of celiac disease in persons living with this chronic illness.
Presenter: Laurie A. Higgins, MS, RD, LDN, CDE
Dates: Monday, Sept. 23, 2019
Time: 5:30 – 6 p.m., Registration/Dinner
6 – 8 p.m., Program
Location: The Beechwood Hotel, 363 Plantation Street, Worcester; 508.754.5789; beechwoodhotel.com
Fee: Member/Associate Member, free*; Non-Members, $95. *Requires a $25 placeholder fee which will be returned upon attendance at program. Mail in registration with check only; online registration with credit card.
Contact Hours: Will be provided.
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