Continuing Professional Education quizzes offer dietetics professionals the opportunity to earn CPE credit. Food & Nutrition offers 2.0 CPE hours via a self study (not professional reading) for completing the entire issue. Quiz questions reflect a series of articles, not a single article.

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Instructions

Below is the May/June 2019 Food & Nutrition CPE quiz. All questions are multiple choice and include an answer key.

  1. Enter your name and CDR registration number.
  2. Answer all of the quiz questions.
  3. Enter the Captcha® code. (This is to verify you are a real person and not a bot.)
  4. Press the SUBMIT button.
  5. From the confirmation page, you may choose to download a Certificate of Completion or email yourself a link to the certificate. Click one of the links — either to download or to email certificate:
    • Download: the certificate will appear in your browser window as a PDF; print the certificate from this page or right-click to download and save.
    • Email: this will open your computer’s default email program with a populated message that includes a link to download the certificate. Be sure to change the email recipient “To:” field to your email address.
  6. Print and fill out the certificate for your records. Retain a copy for your portfolio and licensure needs. Food & Nutrition will have your participation on file for seven (7) years.
  7. Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDNs) and Dietetic Technicians, Registered (DTRs) will need to manually log this activity in the Step 4 CPE Activity Log. It is up to the practitioner to determine which learning needs code is most appropriate for his or her portfolio.
Release Date 4/29/2019
Quiz Expiration Date 4/29/2022
Estimated time to complete activity 2.0 hrs
Quiz CPE credits 2.0 hrs

Educational Objectives

This CPE quiz covers the following articles:

  • A Case for Canned Produce
  • Micronutrients: Mercury
  • Savor: Pineapple
  • Fertility and Food
  • Eating for Eye Health
  • My Global Table: Columbia
  • What’s New in the Dietary References Intakes for Sodium and Potassium Report?

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe eating patterns linked to better fertility
  • List nutrients important for eye health
  • Explain how the DRIs for sodium and potassium have changed
  • Describe benefits of canned produce
  • List best choices, good choices and choices to avoid for seafood
  • Understand causes of female and male infertility
  • Describe the nutrient profile of pineapple

 

Answers
1. D
2. A
3. D
4. C
5. B
6. D
7. A
8. A
9. C
10. A