Mealtimes Matter Video

The Mealtimes Matter video shares results from a national research study about nutrition and mealtimes in long-term care.

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A research team led by Heather Keller, PhD, RD, FDC (Schlegel Research Chair in Nutrition and Aging, University of Waterloo) has been exploring what residents living in long-term care eat and what factors promote better nutrition. The study took place from 2014 – 2016. Information was gathered from over 600 residents, across 32 homes in 4 provinces (Alberta, Manitoba, New Brunswick and Ontario). The key findings are summarized in this short video.

Date created: 2017

Authorship

The video content was created by Heather Keller, PhD, RD, FDC, Schlegel Research Chair in Nutrition and Aging, and the RIA. The video was produced by Dialectic Solutions.

Funding Acknowledgement

Funding support for the M3 study was provided by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. This video was supporting with funding from the Government of Ontario to the Ontario Centre for Learning, Research, and Innovation in Long-Term Care hosted at the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging. The views expressed herein do not necessarily reflect the views of the province.

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