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Virtual Nutrition Education Classes

Texas Oncology is proud to announce virtual nutrition education classes for our patients treated at Texas Oncology–Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center. Our classes include healthy eating tips, survivorship guidelines, and frequently asked questions. These classes will be led by our clinical nutrition team of registered dietitians, Morgan Sanderson, RD, LD, and Kelly Redfield, MS, RD, LD.

Participation in the group is completely voluntary and there is no cost, but registration is required. Please register for each class you plan to attend using the form on this page and a dietitian will contact you with more information about your nutrition education class.

Available Nutrition Education Classes

Frequently Asked Nutrition Questions
Making sense of nutrition advice is tough for us all. In this class, we will tackle some of the most common questions we hear from patients, caregivers and survivors. We will provide up-to-date evidence and guidance on sugar, soy foods, dietary supplements and help you find reputable sources for information.

Dates:
  • Friday, August 12, 2022
  • Friday, November 4, 2022
  • Friday, February 3, 2023
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

 

Survivorship and Nutrition
Optimizing nutrition after your treatment supports your long-term health and well-being. In this class, we will discuss the established guidelines for cancer survivors and review ways to personalize this advice to your lifestyle. Our dietitians will also help class participants set specific and achievable nutrition goals to keep you on track.

Dates:
  • Friday, October 7, 2022
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
 

Goal Settings
We all need a little help staying on track with our nutrition goals. In this class, we explore the SMART goal system and how this system can help you make specific, measurable, achievable, relevant and timely goals for yourself. Our dietitians will also discuss what SMART goals may be most relevant for you.

Dates:
  • Friday, January 06, 2023
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 12 p.m.


Holiday Cooking Demonstration
Join us for a holiday cooking demonstration that will incorporate healthy eating tips and seasonal foods. We can help you plan ways to meet your nutritional goals while sharing in seasonal festivities. You can cook along with us at home or sit back and watch as we celebrate healthy holiday foods together

Dates:
  • Friday, December 2, 2022
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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