Symposium Workshop: Building a Better Blog

Theses courses are exclusive to Spring 2017 Symposium attendees and cannot be purchased or taken as regular courses by those who did not attend.

Suggested CDR Learning Codes: 1140, 4000, 7000, 7070
Suggested CDR Performance Indicators: 2.1.1, 2.1.3, 3.2.3, 9.3.1

Enhance your nutrition communication know-how by learning how to start a blog and utilize digital tools to translate nutrition into delicious and nutritious food choices. Learn to motivate, inspire and engage consumers with content, photography, videos, and recipes. Learn how to move beyond sounding like a scientist and instead start motivating change in the modern media environment.

Learning Objectives

After attending this session, nutrition professionals should be able to:

  1. Identify the benefits and advantages of blogs and online tools to effectively communicate nutrition science and inspire healthful eating.
  2. Review tools, techniques, and resources to support effective food and nutrition communication through blogs to help motivate behavior change among patients and the public.
  3. Outline steps to successfully start a blog, create better food photography and video, develop inspiring blog posts, and leverage social networks to help inspire more healthful eating.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 CDR
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Regan Miller Jones, RDN, is a nationally recognized registered dietitian and owner of the world's largest and most successful collection of dietitian-owned websites, including,, &


Available Credit

  • 4.00 CDR


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