Preparing Work-Ready Graduates in Nutrition & Dietetics (N&D)

Event Date : 16/08/2017
Event Time : 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Advances in healthcare, education and technology have changed and continues to change the way N&D students learn at the university. Most N&D professionals are also aware that generation gaps exist in their workplace and regard them as a challenge. This workshop is designed for inter institutional/organisational communication to develop teaching and curriculum capacity to prepare work-ready N&D graduates.


  • Discuss best-practices in training work ready graduates
  • Identify the needs of employers for N&D graduates
  • Identify the needs of the 21st century learner


16 August 2017 (Wednesday)

  • The evolving N&D curriculum: past, present and future
  • 21st century learners, the future of education
  • Empowering self-directed learning
  • How to inspire learning
  • Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) – A hands on session
  • How the university prepares me to be work ready
  • Building successful working relationships – Forum


17 August 2017 (Thursday)

  • Clinical Preceptor Workshop (by invitation only)

Target Audience

  • Academia
  • Preceptors
  • Students
  • Alumni in the Nutrition & Dietetics field (Malaysia)

Keynote Speakers

  • Prof Sandra Capra
    Professor of Nutrition
    School of Human Movement Studies,
    The University of Queensland, Australia
  • Prof Victor Lim
    Pro-Vice Chancellor, Education,
    International Medical University, Malaysia
  • Prof Norimah Abdul Karim
    Professor of Human Nutrition,
    Head of Nutritional Science Programme,
    School of Healthcare Sciences,
    Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia


 Registration Fee   (All fees inclusive GST 6%)

Regular RM150
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