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November 25, 2021

Become a Physician Nutrition Specialist (PNS)

NBPNS administers a comprehensive Certification Examination (CE) for physicians who seek to become recognized as a Physician Nutrition Specialist (PNS) - an expert in medical nutrition committed to applying rigorous, evidence-based medicine to clinical nutrition practice.

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November 22, 2021

Do you have a passion for healthy eating and want to motivate your peers to make healthier food choices?

Health Canada is looking for someone like YOU to be part of the Caffeinated Energy Drinks Project to help develop and implement CED awareness and educational materials. Have your voice heard and make a difference by joining this exciting project!

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November 19, 2021

Call for Abstracts! CNS Thematic Conference 2022: Advances in Nutrition and Immune Function

CNS is pleased to provide Thematic Conference 2022 attendees (including Students/Trainees) with an ideal opportunity to highlight and present virtual posters of their nutrition focused research. Abstract Submission Deadline: Fri. Dec. 17, 2021

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November 15, 2021

Information webinar: Certificates and Master of Education in Health Professions - online education program at the University of Saskatchewan

The College of Education at the University of Saskatchewan is hosting a webinar to provide health professionals with more information about their online Certificates and Master of Education in Health Professions program.

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November 11, 2021

CNS 2022 Annual Conference: Award Nominations now open!

Nomination deadline for 2022 awards - January 31, 2022.

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November 10, 2021

Registration Open - CNS Advances in Nutrition and Immune Function Thematic Conference

In-person, individual and group live-streaming registration options are available. This one-day in-person (Toronto) and live-streamed event will address nutrition and immune function across the lifespan. We hope that you will attend to hear presentations by leading experts who will offer the latest research and connect what this evidence means for …

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November 1, 2021

New! Upcoming November webinars

Check out the upcoming education webinars for November, including a "Nutrition & Oral Health" series on Nov. 5 & 23, and "Nutrition risk screening in the community and the potential for naturally occurring retirement communities (NORC) to mitigate risk" on Nov. 16. Webinar registration is open and free for all.

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October 18, 2021

Championing Malnutrition Care CMAW 2021: a roaring success!

Thanks to all of our attendees, sponsors and partners that were instrumental in making this year’s Canadian Malnutrition Awareness Week™ (CMAW) so successful. The 7th annual CMAW lived up to its theme of Championing Malnutrition Care by raising awareness and educating our nutrition communities.

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September 16, 2021

National Standard on Malnutrition Prevention, Detection and Treatment

OTTAWA – Sept. 16, 2021 Health Standards Organization (HSO) and the Canadian Malnutrition Task Force (CMTF), a standing committee of the Canadian Nutrition Society (CNS), are proud to officially release the new Malnutrition Prevention, Detection and Treatment standard (CAN/HSO 5066:2021), which is a National Standard of Canada.

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September 8, 2021

Join us on September 30th for a two-hour special webinar "Out of the Darkness and into the Light"

Thursday, September 30, 2021, 1:00 - 3:00pm ET. We hope that you can join on this day to commemorate the history and legacy of residential schools and learn about transitioning nutrition research Out of the Darkness and into the Light.CNS Webinars are free to all participants.

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