Predictors of muscularity‐oriented disordered eating behaviors in U.S. young adults: A prospective cohort study
Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: http://www.ce-credit.com/courses/102455
This course is available until Aug 1, 2020
To complete this course for credit, your exam must be successfully completed by Aug 1, 2020.
About the Course:
This course examines the associations among genetic risk, body mass index, and weight control behaviors. The course will introduce you to the basics of genetics including the use genome-wide association studies (GWAS) and polygenic scores. You will apply your understanding of the polygenic score to the topics of body mass index, weight control behaviors, and eating disorders.
June 20, 2019
Course Material Authors
This course is recommended for mental health and eating disorder professionals who are interested in associations between weight control behaviors and genetic risk. This course is intended for an intermediate to advanced level of participants’ knowledge.
Define genome-wide association studies and polygenic scores
Explain the association between polygenic score for body mass index and weight loss behaviors
Explain the association between polygenic score for body mass index and weight gain behaviors
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Our Provider Number: 17-1460
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Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)
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