2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog

NUTR 47334 Lifespan Nutrition

Fundamentals of nutrition and disease states throughout the lifespan will be the focus of the course with information also provided on community programs that impact each stage of the lifespan.  Fundamentals of nutrition care delivery in community programs. This course explores nutrition programs that serve various segments of the population and the relationships of these programs to nutrition policy at the local, national, and international levels. The specific needs of population groups (infants, children, women, and the elderly) are considered and questions of food security are investigated.  Three hours lecture. Prerequisite: NUTR 47234.