For Medical Professionals
Beth Zupec-Kania and Denise Potter share a combined 41 years of ketogenic expertise. They offer two formats of training for registered dietitians, which are designed to consider budget and convenience.
Each 3 class series is 2 hours long with a maximum of 6 attendees: $850 per person. Series are offered monthly through February of 2020. Ask about special rates for groups. Additional postage fee is added for mailing course materials outside of USA.
Beth Zupec-Kania has been a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist for 38 years and has promoted safe and effective ketogenic diet therapies (KDTs) since 1991. She pioneered the Ketogenic Diet program at the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin. She has managed KDTs in individuals with neurological, mitochondrial and metabolic disorders, and certain cancers. She regularly authors KDT publications and has provided training to over 270 medical centers worldwide. She is the designer of KetoDietCalculator®. Beth owns Ketogenic Therapies, LLC and is a consultant to The Charlie Foundation.
Expand your practice to include proper use of ketogenic therapies. Sessions include discussions of case studies and scientific publications (i.e. pediatric, adult, enteral), and cover important ketogenic topics and applications. Upon completion, students earn The Charlie Foundation Ketogenic Diet Therapy Certificate of Training.
Variations in ketogenic diets
Initiation, maintenance and cessation
Fasting benefits and techniques
Preventing adverse affects
Monitoring biomarkers and laboratory assessment
Medications - carbs and cautions
Ketodietcalculator online and Ap access with tutorial
Evidence based applications:
Neurological - Alzheimer's disease, autism spectrum disorder, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, traumatic brain injury
Endocrine disorders - diabetes, insulin-resistance, obesity, genetic/metabolic disorders
Cancer - brain and other tumorous cancers