The Center for Continuing & Professional Education (CCPE) at Beirut Arab University (BAU) organized a workshop at Tripoli Campus in Challenges in Weight Management
The workshop which was held on the 19th & 20th of March 2016, was moderated by Dr. Germine Al Kassas assistant professor of Nutrition, Faculty of Health Sciences – Beirut Arab University – Tripoli campus & Mrs Alissar Haddad, MPH Manager of NutriDiet Center, part time nutrition instructor Quality and accreditation consultant. The aims of the work shop were to critically illustrate and discuss the nutritional and biochemical pathophysiological changes associated with obesity and its management and to provide updates on the most recent evidence based practices and future opportunities in weight management.
In addition the workshop aimed to enhance the clinical and practical skills in weight management of dietitions, graduate and senior undergraduate nutrition students and to promote the application of learned skills in the clinical settings.
At the end of the workshop certificates were distributed to the participants.