Talking Nutrition in Chronic Disease

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This one day interactive workshop will equip GPs, practice nurses and other healthcare professionals with scientific facts and brief intervention concepts around diabetes, cardiovascular disease and more. Building on the use of the conversation as a tool for change, this course will examine how nutrition can impact QOF outcomes and multimorbidity challenges. Throughout the day there will be a focus on over- and under-nutrition. As well as a practical look at how to effectively convey nutritional messaging and empower patients to make use of local social prescribing options.

Learn in depth

  • Gain evidence-based insight into the impact that diet can have on common multimorbidity disease clusters
  • Look in detail at cardiovascular disease, type II diabetes and other metabolic disorders to understand shared risk factors and nutrition impacts
  • Take away a workbook including case studies, fact sheets and discussion topics for ongoing learning

Develop your skills

  • Understand the basics of Motivational Interviewing
  • Translate theory into practice through role play and small group discussion
  • Establish a practical plan for addressing chronic disease and nutrition throughout your workplace 

Broaden your network

  • Make local connections with attendees on the day
  • Become part of a large national network of healthcare professionals working to include nutrition in their practice

Hear Dr Rachel Pryke on the value of Talking Nutrition in Chronic Disease:


Tuesday 3rd

Unity 12
9-19 Rose Road

Wednesday 25th

Friends' Meeting House
6 Mount Street


Wednesday 2nd

Maldron Hotel Newcastle
17 Newgate Street

Wednesday 16th

Mercure London Paddington
144 Praed Street


Tuesday 5th

Royal United Hospitals

Who will be there:

This course has been designed to provide healthcare professionals with the information and skills they need to manage chronic disease through nutritional and lifestyle support for patients. It will benefit GPs, Practice Nurses, Chronic Disease Clinical Leads, Advanced Nurse Practitioners, primary care-based Pharmacists, Physician Associates, Care Navigators and other healthcare professionals supporting patients to manage illness through nutrition.

Cost of attendance £230 + VAT
RCGP, BSLM & Nutritank Members £190 + VAT
HCAs, Practice Nurses & Trainees. £160 + VAT