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December 5, 2022

December webinars - (free) registration still open

Don't forget to watch the webinar line-up page for others as they are added. Did you miss the opportunity to attend a webinar? Archived recordings are available in the CNS Education Portal - (Education & Resources ->Educational Recordings ->Offerings)

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November 28, 2022

Reducing inequalities for food security and nutrition: HLPE-FSN consultation on the V0 draft of the report

You are invited to the online consultation on the V0 draft of the report "Reducing inequalities for food security and nutrition", launched by the High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition (HLPE-FSN) of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS).

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November 21, 2022

Government of Canada invests more than 4.7M to give next generation of health researchers hands-on experience tackling health system challenges

The Health System Impact (HSI) Fellowship program provides talented PhD trainees & postdoctoral researchers a unique opportunity to work directly within health organizations to tackle real-world health system challenges.This funding will support 18 PhD students and 25 postdoctoral fellows.

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November 16, 2022

Share your thoughts on building a National School Food Policy

The Government of Canada is taking steps to build a national school food policy. To do this, they have launched an online consultation. Read the discussion paper and share your views by December 16, 2022,

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November 15, 2022

Call for Papers: Addressing Disease Related Malnutrition across healthcare settings

Building on CMTF's work in malnutrition over the last decade and the CNS Food for Health Workshop on May 5, 2022, APNM is creating a Collection of articles covering a combination of original research articles, reviews, and commentaries that focus on addressing disease-related malnutrition in hospital, community, and other settings.

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November 14, 2022

CNS is pleased to once again be offering Equity in Nutrition Travel and Registration Awards for its 2023 Annual Conference

These travel awards are an opportunity to help to address structural determinants and inequities that can be barriers in allowing full participate in the Society and its events. Eligible individuals must submit an abstract as part of the 2023 Annual Conference Poster Program.

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November 13, 2022

Early-bird registration is open! CNS Thematic conference "Advances in Research and Practice: From Identification to Treatment of Disordered Eating Behaviours"

#CNS23Thematic will take place on Saturday, January 28, 2023 as an in-person conference taking place at the Marriott Downtown at CF Toronto Eaton Centre. Can't attend in-person? Live stream options are available for virtual attendees - both for individuals and for groups (i.e., university groups, clinics).

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November 10, 2022

EDI Working Group Chair

Gaya Murthy is a registered dietitian, certified diabetes educator and an educator within the post-secondary setting in Vancouver, BC. She has worked in the filed of nutrition for over two decades now, both in Canada and India. Gaya has a variety of work experience including research, community, public health.

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November 8, 2022

New opportunity launched! Frontiers Planet Prize

The Frontiers Research Foundation is launching a program called the Frontiers Prize with the goal of accelerating scientific solutions for healthy lives on a healthy planet. The deadline for submitting article nominations is 1 December 2022.

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November 2, 2022

Call for Abstracts - CNS 2023 Annual Conference!

CNS is now accepting abstracts for its 2023 Annual Conference! The CNS 2023 Annual Conference will be taking place in beautiful Québec City from May 4-6 2023. The deadline to submit abstracts is January 31, 2023 – 11:59PM ET

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