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The Science Behind Food & Health Online Course
Online Courses Food Health & Nutrition
4.00 CH
4.00 CH
This course explores the compounds and chemistry of bioactives and their impact on cognitive health. 
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Meeting Details :

Explore the compounds and chemistry of bioactives and their impact on cognitive health. Learn how important legal and regulatory requirements are in product approval and product claims. Understand the differences between foods and pharmaceuticals and the interplay between food and drugs.
*Note: This online course has video presentations containing Flash. Videos may not play on some mobile devices.

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Know the science behind nutraceuticals and understand the impact nutraceuticals in food has on cognitive health
  • Understand the regulatory implications of food combined with nutraceuticals/pharmaceuticals
  • Identify the requirements and challenges involved in the product approval process.

Course Modules:
Impact of Food on Cognitive Health
Science Behind Nutraceuticals: Compounds and Bioactives
Legal and Regulatory Requirements Regarding Food and Health
Food vs. Pharmaceuticals

Course Speakers:
Jonathan Allan
Brian Schaneberg
Eric Greenberg
Dr. John Thomas 

Intended Audience(s):
Food Scientists, Dietitians, Biochemists, Processors, Nutritional Scientists, Regulatory Affairs Professionals, Nutritional scientists 

Learning Level(s):
Introductory to Intermediate - Recent Graduates, professionals with 5 to 10 years experience 

Continuing Education Credits and Contact Hours:
The Science Behind Food & Health Online Course = 4 CH
IFT's food science-related virtual events (webcasts) and online courses qualify for Certified Food Scientist (CFS) recertification contact hours (CH). CFS Certificants may claim 1 CH per hour of food science content. Click here for more information on CFS recertification requirements.
IFT is a continuing professional education provider (IN141) with the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics' (AND) Commission on Dietetic Registration. Registered Dietitians and Dietetic Technicians may claim 1 CPE per hour of learning.

Upon completion of any online course, you will be able to view and print a personalized Certificate of Completion. You will have access to the course for one year from the date of purchase.
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