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When: Thursday, June 28th, 2018 at 1pm ET/10am PT

Learning Objectives: By the end of this program, the participant should be able to:

  1. To understand why RDs in private practice should keep Quickbooks.
  2. To teach RDs how to set up Quickbooks for their practice.
  3. To teach RDs how to use Quickbooks in their practice.

​CEU Codes:

  1. 7070
  2. 7080
  3. 1020

How will this topic benefit NE Members? This webinar will teach dietitians how to set up and use Quickbooks for their private practice accounting.

Speaker:  Karen Kiver Patalano, MBA, RD, LDN, CDE, NHA has been a Registered Dietitian for more than 30 years acquiring a diverse level of expertise in clinical nutrition and management.  She has a BS Degree from the University of Massachusetts @ Amherst, trained at Emory University School of Medicine Internship and Master of Medical Science program and completed her Master of Business Administration in the Management of Technology at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. 

Karen is currently in private practice as a Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist and Certified Diabetic Educator in Westford and Boylston, MA. She was one of the founding members of the Nutrition Support Service at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center, has worked for Marriott Healthcare and Sun Healthcare Group as both a Regional Manager and Healthcare Administrator. She founded KaiZen® Healthcare Solutions in 2004, which specializes in using technology to achieve excellence in healthcare. She is the owner and developer of the EMR for dietitians in private practice, KaiZenRD EMR.


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When: Monday, July 16th 2018 at 1pm ET/10am PT

Learning Objectives: By the end of this program, the participant should be able to:

  1. Review anatomy and function of the GI microbiome
  2. Learn proposed Mechanism of microbiota’s role in satiety and glucose regulation
  3. Explore key dietary nutrients as Gastrointestinal Microbiome Modulators (GIMMs)

​CEU Codes:

  1. 2010
  2. 5290
  3. 2090

How will this topic benefit NE Members? The webinar is intended for healthcare professionals, providing up-to-date information on the functional role of the gut microbiome in metabolic health.   It explores the possibility of improving health by the intake of specific nutrients intended to modulate the microbiome for improved function.

Health and weight management recommendations can involve life style changes that are often difficult to achieve.  Dietary choices have direct and indirect influences on health via the role of the microbiome.  The story of the relevance of the health of the gut microbiome to our relationship with food can be a new motivation.  Scientific evidence is mounting that connects the means of achieving a healthy microbiome to important health measures of the individual.  The presentation shares with professionals a novel science-based approach to help with weight management, blood sugar levels, occasional diarrhea, and occasional GI disturbances when taking metformin.  

This information should be immediately relevant to practices today.

Speaker:  The presentation was prepared by Dr. Mark Heiman, a friend and colleague of Gertrude Pfost.  Gertrude is a veteran of the biomedical research industry, has almost three decades of experience in marketing of groundbreaking scientific products at world-leading companies. After earning a master’s degree in biochemistry from Louisiana State University, she joined Beckman Instruments, now part of Danaher Corp., as product marketing manager for some of the company’s premier product lines, including its instruments for advanced biomolecular research. Pfost served as director of instrument marketing for Oxford GlycoSciences, a United Kingdom-based leader in biopharmaceutical research and development. She later worked in scientific product sales with VWR International, one of the world’s biggest distributors of research laboratory products. Pfost joined MicroBiome Therapeutics in 2016 as director of business development, overseeing product marketing strategy for BiomeBliss. She works with the company’s marketing team and partners to communicate the science and benefits of prebiotics to healthcare professionals and consumers.


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