Goal and Learning Outcomes

The goal of this webinar is to describe the consumption of caloric and non-caloric beverages by US socio-demographic groups and to suggest ways to manage beverage choices. Upon completion, participants will be able to do the following:
  • Describe US consumption patterns for sweetened beverages, diet beverages, and bottled water.
  • Discuss laboratory studies on sweetness, hunger and satiety
  • Interpret studies linking the consumption of beverages and body weight

Adam Drewnowski, PhD, Director, Center for Public Health Nutrition, University of Washington, discloses that he is an independent contractor for both the Juice Products Association and Dr. Pepper Snapple.

Course Termination/ Update Date : 07/22/2017

Course Originally Released on : 07/22/2014

Course Authors

Accreditation Information


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Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. OnCourse Learning guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

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