Events: Study Days and CPD Activities

older_people_study_dayOlder People Specialist Group Study Day, 25th May 2018

We have an exciting new study day arranged for Friday 25th May 2018 at Kings College London. This will be open to all professionals including students and non-dietitians. We have prestigious speakers lined up and a practical element to the day to ensure you are able to gain insights that can be applied in practice. The title for the study day is Sarcopenia and Frailty, the role of protein and exercise. 

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Older Peoples Specialist Group Study Day 2017

The study day entitled Dementia, Dysphagia, Capacity and Consent took place on Friday 20th January 2017 and was a great success. All attendees are entitled to view and access the presentations from the day via the BDA Learning Zone. Please refer to your email for access instructions.

Should you have any further queries please contact Hayley Clarke on



Events 2017- 2018

  • Older Peoples Group Study Day: 20th January 2017.
  • Committee meeting: 7th April 2017.
  • Nutrition and Hydration week: 13th - 19th March 2017.
  • Twitter account launched: @BDA_olderpeople
  • Dietitians week: 6th - 12th June 2017
  • **NEW** Older Peoples Group Study Day - Sarcopenia, 25th May 2018, Kings College London. 




The Older People Specialist Group supported BDA Live in 2013 and 2014. Please also see our Photos section for some photographs of the event.






CPD Activities

The committee are developing online CPD activities for our members, based on topics of interest to members. Further details will be displayed here soon.