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ASPEN 2019 Nutrition Science & Practice Conference


M35 - Recognizing and Managing Sarcopenia in Older Adults


Mar 25, 2019 2:30pm ‐ Mar 25, 2019 4:00pm


Credits: None available.

Standard: $39.00
Members: $19.00

Description

Learning Objectives:

  • Articulate updated knowledge of the influence of nutrition and physical activity on recovery in hospitalized elderly patients with sarcopenia
  • Describe the use of CT scan data for detection of sarcopenia
  • Explain bedside methods of detecting sarcopenia in clinical populations

Moderator(s):

  • Matthias Pirlich, MD, Physician, Departments of Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, and Clinical Nutrition, Imperial Oak Outpatient Clinic, Berlin, Germany

Speaker(s):

  • Elena Volpi, MD, PhD , Daisy Emery Allen Distinguished Chair in Geriatric Medicine; Director, Sealy Center on Aging; Professor, Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
  • Carla Prado, PhD, RD, Director, Human Nutrition Research Unit; Associate Professor & Campus Alberta Innovates Program (CAIP) Chair in Nutrition, Food and Health, Department of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science, Division of Human Nutrition, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Credits

Credits: None available.

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