• National Association Reports
    Canadian Dietitians Share their Experiences at ICD 2008 in Japan
    Vol. 16 Issue 1
    Country: Canada
    Members of Dietitians of Canada that attended the international Congress of Dietetics have shared their reflections on the experience, and we are sharing them with readers of Dietetics Around the World. From novice researchers to seasoned professionals – the reflections on ICD are filled with enthusiasm, inspiration and pride in the profession. 

    Just under 40 Canadian dietitians participated in the Congress, many of whom profiled the work being done in Canada to advance dietetic practice. What an adventure we all had in learning and developing a wonderful appreciation for the Japanese culture and warm hospitality, while engaging in a stimulating scientific program, professional exchange and making new friends. Read about our experiences at: 

    As 2008 recipients of DC's International Travel Award for Novice Researchers, Julia Wong and Josée Beauchamp received financial support from Dietitians of Canada to attend the XVth International Congress of Dietetics. Share their experiences at ICD 2008...