Developing Leaders in Dietetics
Managing and leading others successfully in organizational systems can be a challenge for RDN's thrust into leadership roles early in their careers, as well as, RDN's who have assumed administrative roles in healthcare operations.

This webinar takes core skills in the Nutrition Care Process Model and provides a simple, yet effective, strategy for improving and growing these skills. It is imperative to RELATE to others better as you understand relational rules; EQUIP others with the proper skills sets; improve your ATTITUDE through daily practices; and LEAD others successfully.

Join this webinar for expert leadership guidance from John Maxwell's: The Four Elements of How to be a REAL Success.
Upon successful completion of this one-hour course, the participant should be able to:
  • Apply content to a variety of dietetic practice settings and relate to successful outcomes in leadership skill development.

  • Identify REAL Success strategies to improve communication skills in leadership.

  • Inventory individual level of skill related to REAL Success to facilitate learning needs.

  • Establish an atmosphere for learning, growth, and change to enhance collaboration.
Live Event Date: Sep 12, 2017
Learning Need Codes (LNC): 1070, 6080, 7020, 7200
Performance Indicators/Learning Objectives: 3.1.1, 3.1.5, 3.1.6, 3.2.4
Target Audience: RDs, DTRs, Health Professionals
Number of Credits: 1.0
Level(s): 1
Total Cost: $18 ($18.00 per credit)

About the Presenter: Margaret Downs West, MS, RDN, LDN, CSSD, ACSM EP-C
Margaret Downs West

Margaret Downs West MS, RDN, LDN, CSSD, ACSM EP-C, is an Assistant Professor of Nutrition and Dietetics at Western Carolina University and a Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist with 20- years experience. Her background is in clinical nutrition (MNT), foodservice operations and distribution management and leadership, and therapeutic counseling/coaching assisting others with promoting and maintaining lifestyle changes. Margaret is a Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics (CSSD) and a Certified Exercise Physiologist (EP-C) specializing in performance nutrition and health and disease management with persons of all ages. She is also a Certified John Maxwell Leadership Speaker, Trainer, and Coach.