NE Courses/Webinars

WEBINAR: Medical Cannabis Has Arrived: Are You Ready?
When: Tuesday, June 25 @ 1pm ET
Speaker: Laura Lagano, MS, RDN, CDN

Description:

Cannabinoid and cannabis medicine is a novel topic in the health and wellness arena. It is imperative that NE members have basic knowledge of the ancient plant and its components.

Learning Objectives: By the end of this webinar participants should be able to….

  1. Describe the role of nutrition in medical cannabis
  2. Review four health modalities that integrate holistically with cannabis
  3. Evaluate the integration of cannabis in a holistic healthcare plan

Speaker Bio:

Laura Lagano is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and Integrative Clinical Nutritionist with a private practice focusing on gut, immune, and brain health; author of The CBD Oil Miracle; and co-founder and education director of the Holistic Cannabis Academy. Laura’s journey to cannabis was led by her dissatisfaction with what conventional healthcare had to offer her daughter, Isabella, who has a developmental disability. Isabella is now working and on her way to independent living thanks to integrative healing approaches, including nutrition and cannabis. Always ahead of the curve, Laura is among the first dietitians to work in communications and has been educating both healthcare practitioners and consumers about integrating cannabis with other holistic modalities since 2014. She speaks frequently at conferences about the ancient plant, consults with cannabis and CBD companies, and serves on the advisory boards of marijuana dispensaries. Laura writes for Kitchen Toke and Holistic Primary Care magazines and been interviewed by numerous media.

CEU Codes: 7070, 5420, 6080

WEBINAR: Pitch Perfect: Turn Your Nutrition Expertise into Something to Talk About
When: 7/11 @ 1pm ET
Speaker: Jessica Setnick, MS, RD, CEDRD-S

Description: 

Your Unique Speaking Platform (USP) alerts event planners that you’re a great fit for their event and audience. This webinar will teach you the 6 essential ingredients of a USP, depict examples of excellent USPs, and help you craft your own compelling USP to help you get the speaking jobs that are perfect for you.

Learning Objectives: By the end of this webinar participants should be able to….

  1. Explain why a Unique Speaking Platform is a must for a professional speaker.
  2. Brainstorm what is unique about you, your speaking style, your message, your ideal audience, your mission, and your methods.
  3. Create a compelling Unique Speaking Platform. 

Speaker Bio:

Jessica Setnick rose to the top of the speaker list in the eating disorder treatment field thanks to her unique viewpoint, her skill at communicating challenging topics and her ability to connect with audiences large and small. But none of that helped her make a living until she learned to price, value and negotiate for herself. Jessica put 21 years of speaking experience into A Dietitian’s Guide to Professional Speaking and is now branching out into speaker coaching for dietitians. She currently works from home in Dallas, Texas, where she supervises dietitians working on their CEDRD credential and consults by phone on challenging cases.

CEU Codes: 1130, 7150, 7120

WEBINAR: Live the Life of Your Dreams – 7 Key Steps to Doubling Your Income While Decreasing Hours Worked

When: 7/24 @ 1pm ET
Speaker: Kylene Bogden MS, RDN, CSSD, CLT, IFNCP

Description:

As nutrition professionals, we have one of the most unique and rewarding careers on the planet. Yet, so many of us feel that we are trapped in a 9-5 job that does not provide us with the financial compensation, creativity or flexibility that we deserve.

In this webinar, Kylene will teach you the 7 key steps she found to be most helpful when transitioning from a clinical dietitian to a wildly successful entrepreneur in a matter of 4 months.

As an RD entrepreneur, you have the knowledge, personality, and expertise to make a great income while still having plenty of time to enjoy life! It’s time to unlock your potential.

Learning Objectives: By the end of this webinar participants should be able to….

  1. Establish a professional niche in order to streamline marketing efforts
  2. Establish a target audience and recognize the importance of self-promotion
  3. Name three forms of passive income and establish appropriate pricing for services

Speaker Bio:

Kylene Bogden is an NBA dietitian specializing in functional sports nutrition, a whole-body, immune centric, approach to performance nutrition. Kylene specializes in food sensitivities, gut health and nutrient deficiencies as it relates to sports performance. By creating personalized fueling strategies, she has helped thousands fuel their way to victory. Kylene has been quoted as an expert source in publications such as U.S. News and World Report, O Magazine, Time, Prevention, The Huffington Post, CBS.com and Women’s Health Magazine. Additionally, she has been invited to speak on the local, regional and national level. She is the creator of the functional sports nutrition blog: fwdfuel.com.

CEU Codes: 1090, 3020, 7010, 7070