2-hour On-Demand: Vitamin D, Health & Immunity

Price: $30 (or Free with Membership)

Course Description & Information:

  • Vitamin D is a unique vitamin in that it is not only a vitamin but a hormone. This seminar covers the current research on the role of vitamin D in bone health, cardiovascular disease, cancer and other diseases.
  • Pharmacist information: ACPE UAN: 0826-9999-17-002-L01-P, IRD: 4-26-17, ERD: 4-26-20. Knowledge based activity.
Course Objectives:

  • Explain the basic physiology of vitamin D metabolism in the human body.
  • Identify the role of vitamin D in cardiovascular disease, bone metabolism, insulin resistance and cancer.
  • Explain the role of vitamin D human immunity.
  • List dietary strategies to increase vitamin D status.
  • List guidelines for dietary vitamin D based on daily or weekly requirements determined to meet the metabolic demands of current health status.

Contact Hours: 2

Who Should Take this Course:

  • Target Audience: Pharmacists, Dietitians, and Physical and Occupational Therapy professionals.
  • Credit Hours Awarded for: Nursing professionals and other medical professionals.

Certificate Requirements:

  • Completion of course post-test (70%) and course evaluation.

Speaker: Heather Brady, PhD, RD, LD

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