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Optimizing the pediatrician's approach to addressing food insecurity (Ethics) (TPS)

Ended Nov 30, 2022
1 credit

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Full course description

 

Objectives:

1.       Increase the sensitivity of FI screening in the office or hospital setting (i.e., through universal screening and by using icebreaker phrases) using the FRAC/ AAP toolkit.

2.       Identify opportunities to build partnerships with community resources to ensure a successful referral system for FI support, including food banks and application assistance programs.

3.       Identify high yield FI interventions, including active referral systems, food prescription programs, community health workers, and on-site food distribution programs.

 

Speakers:

Claire Bocchini, MD

Michelle Lopez