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August 8, 2023

Call for papers on Nutrition and Mental Health

The British Journal of Nutrition (BJN) seeks original manuscripts for a Special Issue on “Nutrition and Mental Health” scheduled to appear in 2024.

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August 2, 2023

CardioMetabolic Research Network (CMRN) fall virtual workshop

Profile your research addressing cardiometablic conditions by joining the free CardioMetabolic Research Network (CMRN) fall virtual workshop on Nov. 16, 2023 (10:45am - 2:30pm ET). Abstracts for the opportunity to present are being accepted until September 15, 2023.

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July 31, 2023

New Episode of Nutrition Conversations! - Unpacking Canada’s Move Against Unhealthy Food Marketing to Children with Dr. Mavra Ahmed

CNS is pleased to announce the release of Episode 6 of the Nutrition Conversations Podcast featuring guest speaker Dr. Mavra Ahmed and moderator, Dr. Shirin Panahi. In this episode, Dr. Ahmed will discuss the restriction of marketing unhealthy foods to children.

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July 27, 2023

Application Period Open - Canadian Food Policy Advisory Council

Applications are welcomed from Canadians and permanent residents with demonstrable expertise and experience on issues related to Canada’s food systems to apply to the Council by August 17, 2023,

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June 30, 2023

New Episode of Nutrition Conversations! Carving out your Career Path: Lessons Learned

CNS is pleased to announce the release of Episode 5 of the Nutrition Conversations Podcast. In this episode, our diverse panelists from major career areas in nutrition discuss the invaluable lessons they have learned throughout their inspiring career paths, exploring the intersections of nutrition, research, and personal growth.

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June 15, 2023

Canadian Parliament releases report on food inflation

This report summarizes the Committee’s findings and makes recommendations for the Government of Canada to address the impact that inflationary pressures are having across the supply chain, notably on producers, consumers, and communities.

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May 29, 2023

Feed Your Brain, Nourish Your Mind (Part 2) - Spark Nutrition Communications

June 22 - A webinar update on the role of food and nutrition in brain and mental health, including answers to the top questions from Part 1. Brought to you by @SparkRDs

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May 23, 2023

APNM Nutrition Translation Award: Proposal Submission deadline - June 15, 2023

Theme: Nutrition and Women’s Health. Submissions can be on any topic within the broad field of nutrition and women’s health.

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May 1, 2023

New Episode of Nutrition Conversations!

"Understanding eating behaviours to promote healthy eating, metabolic health and body weight management". CNS is pleased to announce the release of our fourth Nutrition Conversations Podcast episode featuring guest speaker and expert Vicky Drapeau, PhD, Université Laval, and moderator Shirin Panahi, PhD, CNS Scientific Director.

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April 26, 2023

Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to join over 400 attendees!

The CNS Annual Conference will host a variety of distinguished experts, including food and nutrition researchers, healthcare professionals, industry representatives, opinion leaders, government officials, and future leaders, all gathered to share insights and collaborate on important topics. Register now to secure your spot!

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