Everything important is related to our plate: human health and well-being, public health, and planetary health. While our profession is small, we have a tremendous opportunity to simultaneously conserve resources, reduce food waste, improve public health, and protect our planetary boundaries. That means you are very powerful as a dietetics professional!
- Describe how planetary health and planetary boundaries impact dietetics practice and public health.
- Discuss the magnitude of food waste and its subsequent impact on planetary health.
- Delineate three ways to simultaneously reduce impact on the natural environment and improve health outcomes in dietetics practice.
Suggested Learning Codes: 8018/4040/4110
Suggested Performance Indicators: 1.3.6/3.3.5/13.2.7