Department of Nutrition

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Continuing Education

Continuing Education Programs Developed at UT

  • Promoting Healthy Weight Colloquium 2.0 The Promoting Healthy Weight Colloquium 2.0 series will focus on the assessment, treatment, and prevention of maternal and pediatric obesity and will emphasize the Maternal and Child Heath Life Course Framework as a way to explain the interconnectedness between maternal and pediatric obesity. One colloquium will be held each spring and fall from Spring 2014 through Spring 2018. For information regarding upcoming live or webcast events click HERE. Continuing education hours are available for archived webcasts for up to one year from the live event. The description of each webcast, links to speakers’ presentations, how to view, and information on acquiring Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES), Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN), and Registered Nurse continuing education hours can be found HERE.
  • Moving People and Communities: Extending Bright Futures Through Physical Activity
  • Maternal & Child Nutrition Training: A Collaborative Project of the MCH Training Grantee Network
  • Bright Futures One Step at a Time
  • Impact Process: Quality Improvement in MCH Training


This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number T79MC09805, Leadership Education in Maternal and Child Health Nutrition, $176,649, 50% funded by the University of Tennessee, Department of Nutrition. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.

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