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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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June 9, 2021

Health Canada launches the Nutrition Labelling Online Course

This free course provides you with the latest nutrition labelling information. Topics include food labelling in Canada, the nutrition facts table, the serving size, the % daily value, the list of ingredients and nutrition claims.

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June 8, 2021

CNS Statement on the Missing Children of the Kamloops Indian Residential School

June marks the beginning of National Indigenous History Month, when we celebrate the history, heritage and diversity of First Nations, the Métis nation, and Inuit people in Canada. It is our duty to remember and honour the victims of the residential school system.

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June 7, 2021

CNS welcomes our 2021-22 CNS Board of Directors

At the CNS 2021 Annual General Meeting, we were pleased to affirm our 2021-2022 CNS Board of Directors.Thank you to the CNS members who took the time to review all nominees and elect new members to our Board of Directors.

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June 1, 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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May 11, 2021

Confidence and Competency in Malnutrition: virtual Workshop for Community/Primary care Dietitians

This 1-day event targets community / primary care dietitians who provide malnutrition care to patients across Canada. By the end of this workshop, attendees will be able to integrate quality improvements seamlessly within best practices for malnutrition management.

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March 30, 2021

Congratulations to our 2021 Award Recipients and Competition Finalists!

Please join us in congratulating and celebrating these exceptional individuals. The awards will be presented at the Awards Ceremony during the CNS 2021 Virtual Annual Conference.

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October 16, 2020

Nutrition Care Pathways Launched!

As part of our celebration of Canadian Malnutrition Awareness Week (CMAW) that is taking place from October 5 to 9, we are excited to launch new evidence and consensus-based Nutrition Care Pathways.

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August 18, 2020

Recruiting for University Student Representatives and Faculty Advisors

CNS is currently recruiting student representatives and faculty advisors from Canadian universities to serve as liaisons between CNS and trainees, and build an active local CNS student community. Interested USR candidates are encouraged to apply by August 31, 2020

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August 18, 2020

Applications Open: CNS Trainee Mentorship Program

The CNS Trainee Leadership Committee invites applications from trainees (mentees) and nutrition professionals (mentors) to participate in the 2020-21 Trainee Mentorship Program. Applications now open! Apply by September 11, 2020

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