Webinars

ISBNPA Webinar SIG Aging: Mobilizing research data to clinicians, the public and policymakers: A case study of dietary sodium reduction

19 January 2019

Mobilizing research data to clinicians, the public and policymakers: A case study of dietary sodium reduction

Jan 17, 2019 7:30 PM (UK and GMT Time)


Speaker: 
Joanne Arcand; University of Ontario Institute of Technology

Moderator:
Shilpa Dogra; University of Ontario Institute of Technology

SIG Chairs:
Michelle Takemoto and Dori Rosenberg (IF YOU WANT TO JOIN THE SIG VISIT THE SIG PAGE https://www.isbnpa.org/index.php?r=sigPage/index OR EMAIL mitakemoto@eng.ucsd.edu)

Abstract: Dietary sodium reduction is a critical public health intervention to reduce rates of hypertension, cardiovascular disease and stroke. It is also a primary nutritional treatment in the management of this conditions. This webinar will take a case study approach as an example of novel tools and approaches can be used to translate and mobilize research findings to promote behaviour change in individuals; engage clinicians in facilitating that change; and activate policy and industry stakeholders in implementing interventions to reduce sodium intake.