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September 19, 2022

Join CPPENA this Tuesday, September 20th for "Chasing your dreams" with Emma Tillman, Pharm.D., Ph.D

“Chasing your dreams when you have to resort to Plan B" - Tuesday, September 20, 2022 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm ET. Following Dr. Tillman's presentation, meeting attendees will be encouraged to ask questions and invited to join an open forum to discuss their own experiences with physical activity and living …

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September 15, 2022

Member Highlight: Dr. Deb Kennedy and the Culinary Medicine Textbook

Dr. Kennedy pulled together 40+ nutrition experts and a dozen chefs from Canada, the US and Europe to cull through over 2500 articles to put together the largest resource in culinary medicine. For the first time ever, the Culinary Medicine Textbook creates culinary competencies for clinical recommendations.

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September 6, 2022

International organisations unite to launch a global call to action against disease-related malnutrition

Over 75 associations including CNS signed a landmark international declaration recognizing nutritional care as a human right at the ESPEN Congress on Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism

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September 2, 2022

15th congress on the International Society of Nutrigenetics & Nutrigenomics (ISNN)

Will be held 17-19 November 2022 in Monterrey, Mexico on the theme From Nutriomics to Translational Nutrition. Read more for information on the program and abstract submission (deadline 23 September 2022)

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August 30, 2022

Registration open for General Assembly of IUNS

Preliminary agenda now available! The International Union of Nutritional Sciences (IUNS) International Congress of Nutrition (IUNS-ICN) is taking place as a face-to-face congress, in Tokyo, Japan between the 6th and 11th of December 2022.

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August 25, 2022

Western Canada Nutrition Day 2022

On Saturday, October 22, 2022 (via Zoom Virtual Conference), Alberta Health Services presents the 28th Annual Western Canada Nutrition Day Conference: "Optimizing Assessment to Enhance Nutrition Care". You will learn new strategies in evaluating malnutrition and how to choose the best nutrition therapies to improve patient outcomes.

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August 18, 2022

Trainee Mentorship Program: Call for Mentors and Mentees

The CNS Trainee Mentorship Program provides an organized structure for mentees and mentors to connect and discuss issues related to career paths, graduate school, work-life balance, professional skills and other topics of interest. Deadline to apply: August 30, 2022

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August 17, 2022

Upcoming webinar (Sept. 9): The role of 2'-FL in inflammation and its possible role in food allergy

Free registration now open! This webinar will: review clinical studies supporting the immune benefit of 2’FL, discuss pre-clinical evidence of 2’FL on food allergy and potential mechanisms of action, and describe the possible role of 2’FL HMO in enhancing oral tolerance.

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August 16, 2022

Canadian Malnutrition Awareness Week Oct 3-7, 2022 - webinar registration now open!

The theme for Canadian Malnutrition Awareness Week 2022 is “Malnutrition Care for All" with a focus on addressing specific strategies across various healthcare settings, including pediatrics, primary & community care, long term care and acute care.

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August 15, 2022

Nutrition Quality Evaluation Strengthening Tools (NUQUEST): a 3-part virtual workshop series starting Fall, 2022

NUQUEST represents a consistent and transparent approach for evaluating risk of bias issues related to dietary exposure assessment commonly encountered in human nutrition studies.

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