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August 3, 2021

FAO’s MOOC on ‘Nutrition and Food Systems’ from September 17th

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations announces the upcoming Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on ‘Nutrition and Food Systems’, which will start on September 17th and last until October 24th 2021. Registration is free! Interested applicants must register by 12 September 2021.

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July 22, 2021

Visualizing Science Image Contest presented by Canadian Science Publishing

Now Open! 2021 Visualizing Science Image Contest presented by Canadian Science Publishing. Share the imagery of your science by August 17, 2021 for a chance to win cash prizes. Enter today!

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July 15, 2021

Health Canada’s Food and Nutrition Highlights 2020

Health Canada has just published its second annual Food and Nutrition Highlights Report. The report gives an overview of the work Health Canada undertook in 2020 to support healthy eating, food safety and innovation as well as how they contrubted to the Government of Canada’s comprehensive response to COVID-19

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July 12, 2021

Canadian Healthcare Professionals and Nutritional Genomics: Exploring Training and Education

Are you a health professional who provides nutrition information/advice to your clients in Canada? The research team at Université Laval wants to hear about your training/education experiences and needs in nutrigenomics and personalized nutrition.

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July 2, 2021

Part-time online Certificate in Food Policy and Regulatory Affairs

Get qualified for a position in government or non-governmental agencies in the development of regulations and policies within the food industry, with a part-time online Certificate in Food Policy and Regulatory Affairs offered by the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Ottawa.

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June 30, 2021

Knowledge transfer tools developed by the European consortium PROMISS

Updated tools which aim to ensure sufficient protein intake in the elderly. These tools have been developed for various target audiences based on research carried out by the PROMISS consortium

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June 30, 2021

NuAge Banks: brand new website to better inform the scientific community

The website describes in particular the content of the banks (data, biological samples) and the access request procedure, in addition to past and current activities. The website is available in French and English in order to be accessible to the entire scientific community.

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June 29, 2021

Now available! APNM Collection on Sex and Gender in Exercise and Nutrition

The set of articles is a testament to the mission of APNM - combining Exercise and Nutrition research relevant to practitioners and academics. It starts off with an editorial written by Michaela C. Devries (University of Waterloo) & Jennifer M. Jakobi (UBC Okanagan).

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June 18, 2021

The Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism 2021 Award for Nutrition Translation

In recognition of the importance of activities that facilitate the translation of nutritional knowledge - CNS, in conjunction with the editorial board of the journal APNM announces the 2021 APMN Award for Nutrition Translation on this year's theme "Plant-Based Diets". Deadline for proposal submissions: June 30

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June 11, 2021

Nutrition Screening in Primary and Community Care Survey

Data from this voluntary survey will be used to launch further research on the outcomes and benefits of different nutrition screening models and further investigate how to support implementation of nutrition screening in the community.

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