Engaging Every Learner in Adopting Healthy Behaviours

20 Minute Research Presentation

Presenter(s):

Terry McCurdy – McMaster University

Abstract:

Evidence continues to grow for the role that nutrition and lifestyle play in preventing chronic diseases and extending longevity. Nurses are uniquely positioned to inform clients and inspire change. Approaches used to encourage in and out of class participation in an undergraduate nutrition class for nursing students will be described.