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As Renal Therapy Educator, Maiya Slusser is responsible for clinical education of our Intradialytic Parenteral Nutrition (IDPN) as well as our Intraperitoneal Nutrition (IPN).
Maiya Slusser, MS, RD, CD, CNSC has been working in the field of nutrition for over a decade. In her role as Renal Therapy Educator with PCA, she brings the knowledge gained from her diverse work history as well as a strong drive to improve patient care. Quality service and education using the most current research available are key in her approach to education.
Maiya is passionate about improving the quality of life for her patients and clients by providing tailored education and rigorously adhering to evidence-based practice. Maiya has had the honor of working as a clinical dietitian in renal transplant, pediatric acute care, traumatic spinal cord and brain injury.
Prior to joining Patient Care America, she worked for the scientific wellness industry providing behavior change counseling utilizing genetic data and a systems approach to health care and wellness.
Maiya completed her Bachelor of Science in 2009 at Utah State University and her Master of Science in 2019. She has been a Certified Nutrition Support Clinician (CNSC) since 2014.
When she is not busy digging into the latest research or supporting the PCA field team, Maiya enjoys volunteering in her community, getting outdoors in the Pacific Northwest, and trying new foods whether it’s checking out a fun local restaurant or making a new dish at home.
Brain Matters: The Impact of CKD on Cognitive Function - Maiya Slusser, MS, RDN, CD, CNSC
Oct 27, 2021M j, Y11:00am PDT2021-10-27T18:00:00Zg:ia T1 hour
The live presentation on Wednesday October 27th will begin at 2pmET/1pmCT/12pmMT/11amPT
Brain Matters: The Impact of CKD on Cognitive Function (1 hour program, 1 CEU)
Name and describe domains of cognitive function
Discuss prevalence of cognitive impairment in CKD
Identify specific domains of cognitive function impacted by chronic kidney disease (CKD)
Explain nutrition and lifestyle approaches to protect cognitive function
Identify strategies to use with patients who have mild cognitive impairment
Patient Care America is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). CDR Credentialed Practitioners will receive 1 Continuing Professional Education unit (CPEU) for completion of this live webinar.
*This webinar is scientific and based on research evidence available during the time of the lecture.
*CE available for participants that attend the audio and visual sessions only. Telephone participants may not qualify for CE Credits
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