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Hot Topic In Healthcare: Moving the Needle: Improving Older Adult Nutrition Security

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Join us for an enlightening and educational event focused on "Moving the Needle: Improving Older Adult Nutrition Security." This virtual gathering will address crucial aspects of older adult nutrition, shedding light on the prevalence and impact of malnutrition in this demographic.

Educational Objectives:

  1. Understand the prevalence and impact of older adult malnutrition.
  2. Recognize reputable nutrition information.
  3. Explore the scope of existing community nutrition programs and resources.
  4. Learn about the role and services of the Councils on Aging.

Featured Guest Speaker:

Tara Hammes, RD (she/her/hers)
Manager of Healthy Aging & Nutrition
Massachusetts Councils on Aging

Tara Hammes, a Registered Dietitian with 25 years of experience, is our esteemed guest speaker. With a specialization in community nutrition and emergency food programs, Tara has dedicated the last decade to preventing older adult malnutrition. Currently serving as the Manager of Healthy Aging & Nutrition at the Massachusetts Councils on Aging, Tara provides invaluable technical assistance on healthy aging, wellness, and nutrition programs.

Don't miss this opportunity to gain insights from a seasoned expert and enhance your understanding of older adult nutrition.

Let's work together to ensure the well-being of our older adults by improving nutrition security. We look forward to your participation in this important discussion.