Managing Malnutrition in COPD – Train the Trainer Programme

Managing Malnutrition in COPD – Train the Trainer Programme

Nutricia Advanced Medical Nutrition is running four  workshops as part of its Train the Trainer Programme. The workshops will be facilitated by Bev Bostock-Cox, Nurse practition, Gloucestershire and Jane Scullion, Consultant Respiratory Nurse, Glenfield Hospital, Leicester.

This workshop is designed to support you to develop the knowledge and skills to delivery training modules to your peers on how to recognise, assess and manage malnutrition in COPD Patients.

This workshop will provide you with background information to support your delivery of the Modules by providing an opportunity to:

  • Explore the causes and consequences of cachexia in COPD
  • Review MUST and the importance of weight loss in COPD
  • Introduce the Managing malnutrition in COPD pathway and demonstrate how it can support clinical practice
  • Review the evidence for using Oral Nutritional Supplements (ONS) in COPD and the benefits to patients
  • Enhance presentation skills and confidence

The workshops will be held at various locations listed below:

13th April 2018 
Nutricia Offices, Chiswick, London W4 5YG

18th May 2018
Hilton Hotel, York

1st June 2018
Hilton Hotel, Nottingham

15th June 2018
Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel

Download the information flyer here: Invitation to attend Train the Trainer

For further information contact Jo Lessells, MSL Nutricia

or register here

Thanks to all our Partner organisations

AstraZeneca Boehringer Chiesi NAPP Nutricia Pfizer