Innovative Education

CDE Wins Award for Developing Place Mat with Nutrition Tips

| Jul 1, 2001

Kelly Van Horn, RD, CDE, of Sammamish, Washington, received the Creative Nutrition Education Award from the American Dietetic Association for her innovative product that teaches educators and their patients about nutrition.

Called the Nutrition Place Mat for Diabetes, the two-sided, color-coded mat can be placed on a tabletop or used as a poster in the classroom. One side of the mat displays food graphics, and the other side has a list of different types of foods—called the Food List for Diabetes. This list is color coded to help users recognize the different types of food groups. A wipe-off pen allows the user to circle their food choices for each meal, then wipe them off afterward. The mat can be used for meal planning, weight loss and maintaining a nutritious diet.

To order the Nutrition Place Mat for Diabetes Education Packet, send $23.95 to Tabletop Nutrition LLC, 704 228th Avenue NE #352, Sammamish, WA, 98074.

For further information, call Van Horn at (425) 898-9431 or log on to www.tabletopnutrition.com.

Click Here To View Or Post Comments

Categories: Diabetes, Diabetes, Food, Food News, Pens, Products, Professional Issues


Diabetes Health Professional
Take the Diabetes Health Pump Survey
See What's Inside
Read this FREE issue now
For healthcare professionals only
  • What's on the Horizon with Diabetes Research and Therapy
See the entire table of contents here!

You can view the current or previous issues of Diabetes Health online, in their entirety, anytime you want.
Click Here To View

See if you qualify for our free healthcare professional magazines. Click here to start your application for Pre-Diabetes Health, Diabetes Health Pharmacist and Diabetes Health Professional.

Learn More About the Professional Subscription

Free Diabetes Health e-Newsletter

Latest
Popular
Top Rated
Print | Email | Share | Comments (0)

You May Also Be Interested In...


Click Here To View Or Post Comments

Comments 0 comments - Jul 1, 2001

©1991-2014 Diabetes Health | Home | Privacy | Press | Advertising | Help | Contact Us | Donate | Sitemap

Diabetes Health Medical Disclaimer

The information on this site is not intended or implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. All content, including text, graphics, images, and information, contained on or available through this website is for general information purposes only. Opinions expressed here are the opinions of writers, contributors, and commentators, and are not necessarily those of Diabetes Health. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay seeking medical treatment because of something you have read on or accessed through this website.