Monday, November 19, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM EST
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Schlegel-UW Research Instiute for Aging 
250 Laurelwood Drive
Waterloo, ON N2J 0E2

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Emily Lambe 
Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging 
519-904-0660 ext. 4114 

CHOICE+ Training Workshop
Registration is currently closed as we have reached capacity.
To be added to the waitlist and receive updates on future workshops,
please contact: emily.lambe@uwaterloo.ca
Thank you for your interest!

Are you looking to enhance the mealtime experience for older adults in long-term care? Join us for an informative workshop on the CHOICE+ program, and learn how to use the tools and resources to be a champion for change in your home.


This session will be presented by:

Heather Keller, PhD, RD, FDC
Schlegel Res
earch Chair in Nutrition & Aging


Who should attend?
  • Food service team members
  • Dietary/nutrition managers
  • Chefs/cooks
  • Other team members/leaders

Learning outcomes

  • Learn about the CHOICE+ tools and resources, and how to use them to enhance mealtimes
  • Learn communication techniques to strengthen relationships with residents and team members
  • Learn how to use information and data to drive practice

Research project

  • This training is being offered as part of a pilot project. Participants will be provided with a consent form and can choose to participate in a survey and follow-up evaluation. More details will be provided in an information letter on the day of the event. Participation in the evaluation is optional.
  • Space is limited to 24 people.
  • Each long-term care home is encouraged to send 2 team members.
  • Max. 2 team members per long-term care home.
  • Lunch will be provided.

Please note parking is available at a daily flat rate of $12. The parking lot is a short 5 minute walk from the building. Accessible parking is available out front. You will receive an e-mail prior to the event confirming directions and parking details.