Calendar of Events
  • Food &Nutrition Conference & Expo, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - October 6-9, 2012: Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics annual conference featuring more than 300 professional education sessions and an exhibition with 350+ companies showcasing the latest innovations in products and services.  Visit www.eatright.org/fnce
     
    AADYND invites you to the 19th Annual Meeting of Nutritionists and the 3rd Conference of Nutrition, to be held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from 24 to 26 October 2012. The theme of the event this year is “Nutrition Management and Quality”.  For more information visit  www.aadynd.org.ar  or  email  aadynd@aadynd.org.ar
     
    Registration is now open for the EFAD-DIETS VI conference 26-27 October, 2012, in Slovenia.  The programme offers workshops and lectures on topics related to “Life Long Learning for a secure nutrition future”.  It will also be a forum for the newly created European Specialist Dietetic Networks for Obesity, Diabetes, Ageing, Renal, Public Health Dietetics and Administrative Dietetics to discuss how to develop these specialities at EU level. Please visit http://www.thematicnetworkdietetics.eu/everyone/3523/5/0/30 for full details of agenda/programme/accommodation/registration/call for abstracts etc.

    You can also find two podcasts – one about the conference programme and its main topics and one about the key contacts meeting, which can help you to be sure that it’s worth coming to Slovenia in October. Podcast can be found on: http://www.thematicnetworkdietetics.eu/everyone/3595/5/0/30

    What’s more, Kellogg’s is going to sponsor a prize the “Kellogg’s Barber award for excellence” for the best poster given at the conference – up to 1000 Euros!  Rest of the information can be found on: http://www.thematicnetworkdietetics.eu/everyone/3564/5/0/30
     

    Society of Behavioral Medicine 34th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions is to be held in San Francisco, California from March 20-23, 2013.  Embodying the meeting theme, “Technology: the Excitement and the Evidence,” the conference program will explore the many ways that technological innovations are expanding the reach and impact of behavioral medicine.  For more information pertaining to program updates, submission procedures and deadlines, as well as things to see and do in San Francisco, visit the 2013 SBM Annual Meeting website: http://www.sbm.org/meetings/2013.
     
    Portuguese Nutritionists Association in collaboration with the Faculty of Nutrition and Food Sciences will host the 8th International Conference on Culinary Arts and Sciences - Global, National and Local Perspectives (ICCAS 2013), which will be held from 19 to 21 of June at the Rectorship building of Porto University – Porto, Portugal.   This Conference aims to build on the success of past programs by drawing together individuals and organizations from a variety of disciplines, and where experts and practitioners can exchange ideas and develop themes of mutual interest and benefit.  
     
    20th International Congress of Nutrition (ICN) is being held at Granada (Spain), from September 15-20, 2013, at the Granada Congress Center, Paseo Violon, S/N 18006 Granada, Spain.  Topics covered include advances in nutrition research, public health nutrition, nutritional assessment, food culture practices, functional foods & bioactive compounds, and so on.  Visit www.icn2013.com for more details.
     
    The 17th ICRNM will be held in Wurzburg, Germany from 6-10 May 2014.
    This will be an important congress for all dietitians involved in the nutritional care of patients with Kidney Disease, whether Acute or Chronic.  A dedicated website for the ISRNM 2014 Congress will be added to the ISRNM website: www.renal-nutrition.com and please follow any updates.