Dr. Mary D. Litchford PhD, RDN, LDN

The Role of Proteins in Preventing Protein Malnutrition and Sarcopenia, in Dysphagic Patients

Speakers:
Dr. Mary D. Litchford PhD, RDN, LDN

Summary

In this lecture,  Dr. Litchford, Registered Dietitian, will examine the relationships between protein malnutrition and sarcopenia in patients with dysphagia, and will  discuss the synergetic relationship between nutrition interventions and exercise to promote muscle protein synthesis.