Workshop: Health Influences: Environment/Nutrition

Course ID - CTD0473-7           

Short Title: Health Influences  

 Audience     Faculty 
Length of Workshop:        1.5 hours 
Prerequisite     none

Faculty will be able to incorporate and add currency to their courses by including the role that nutritional and environmental influences play in health promotion and disease prevention.  Current research will be explored. Effective strategies for preventing environmental exposures will be discussed.


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the Precautionary Principle
  • Identify how the environment influences health
  • Develop strategies for optimizing nutrition care
  • Define nutrigenomics
  • Assess environmental exposures in one's home and workplace 



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Registration information
Course ID: CTD0473-7  
Course Title: Health Influences 
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.