Nutrition Support Fundamentals Course 2018

WEB180802 - Test Taking Tips, Nutrient Deficiencies, and Malnutrition Assessment

Aug 2, 2018 2:00pm ‐ Aug 2, 2018 4:00pm

Standard: $39.00
Members: $19.00


ASPEN’s Nutrition Support Fundamentals Course (NSFC) provides a comprehensive overview of nutrition support therapy. The course can be used as a tool for helping you identify personal knowledge gaps to further identify future areas of learning. Whether you are preparing for the certification examinations or seeking additional professional growth in nutrition support, recognizing these knowledge gaps allows you to use your professional development time and energy more effectively. In addition to providing a thorough review of core nutrition support topics such as nutrition assessment and nutrient deficiencies, parenteral nutrition, enteral nutrition, fluids and electrolytes, and pediatrics, the NSFC will also include specialty areas of nutrition support such as home care, critical care, gastrointestinal disorders, ethics, and statistics. Don’t miss this invaluable nutrition support-focused course!


  • Apply study and test taking tips
  • Identify signs and symptoms of potential nutritient deficiencies
  • Discuss potential etiologies of nutrient deficiencies
  • Determine the best method for measuring nutrient status
  • Define the etiology approach to malnutrition assessment and the consensus derived diagnostic characteristics
  • Describe application of the diagnostic malnutrition characteristics


  • Toni Neal, RN, CRNI, CNSC, VA-BC
  • Peggy Hipskind, MA, RD, LD, Registered Dietitian, Center for Human Nutrition, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
  • Ainsley M. Malone, MS, RD, LD, CNSC, FAND, FASPEN, Nutrition Support Dietitian, Nutrition Support Team, Mt. Carmel West Hospital, New Albany, OH

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Rebecca Weiner
8/4/18 2:08 am

I wanted to go back and listen to some sections over but I do not see the mp3 available yet. When can I expect this to be available?

Andrea Pais
8/5/18 10:24 am

Likewise, I also do not see the mp3 available yet. I would really like to listen back on some the sections as well.

Myoung Hong
8/5/18 8:08 pm

Should wait to listen back this session or not available?