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  • Dates: 2020-05-28
  • Time Start/End: 19:30/21:30
  • Venue: ONLINE
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  • Event Capacity: 488 places
  • Fee:
    • Member: $60.00 HKD
    • Student member: $60.00 HKD
    • Non-member: $99,999,999.99 HKD
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About the webinar
The following contents will be covered in the webinar:
- Dietitians’ role in dysphagic elderly population and how dietitians cooperate with speech therapists
- Introduction of community dietitians' role in Hong Kong
- Nutritional problems found in elderly population with dysphagia
- Usage of nutrition formula (orally and tube feed)
- Special dietary considerations for diseases (therapeutic diet)
- Food preference of elderly population in Hong Kong
- Nutrition modification for pureed food
- Dilemma on tube feeding vs comfort feeding in elderly population with advanced dementia/during end stage of life

Webinar Outline
19:00-19:30 Registration
19:30-20:30 Presentation
20:30-20:45 Break
20:45-21:30 Presentation and Q&A

Fee: HKD$60
Application deadline: 24 May 2020
Online platform: Zoom
*Confirmed participants will receive an invitation link within 24 hours prior the webinar
**Participants MUST use and display their full name on Zoom username at webinar registration to receive certificate of attendance

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The overall aim of this website is to provide updated information regarding the association to its members and the public.
We also hope that through this website, the public will know more about speech therapy, through information posted on the website, especially on channels to go through in order to receive speech therapy.

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