Reducing caloric intake is important for weight loss, but key questions exist about assessment and treatment of energy restriction. In this symposia, we will hear from three distinguished speakers regarding novel approaches to calculate energy needs, best methods for self-monitoring caloric intake and simple treatments for restricting calories using pre-portioned meals in clinical practice.


1:30pm Utility of REE Measures in Clinical Practice
Eric Ravussin, PhD
2:30pm Portion Control Made Simple
Amber Kelly, RD LDN
2:00pm Evolution and Applications of Calorie Tracking Devices
Gabrielle M Turner-McGrievy, PhD MS RD