Message from the ICDA Board of Directors

  • The ICDA Board of Directors have sent a message to all dietitians/nutritionists around the world; a call to work together for a sustainable supply. Click on the link here - CLIC AQUÍ
    Deadline for abstracts submission is extended to December 1, 2015.

    The Spanish Foundation of Dietitians invites you to submit an abstract of your research focusing on novel research that contributes to the scientific field of nutrition science. All of them will be considered for presentation at our 17th ICD that will take place in Granada on September 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th, 2016. 
    The deadline for abstracts submission has been extended to December 1, 2015.
    Submission of abstracts is encouraged in the following areas:

    • Clinical Nutrition and Diet Therapy

    • Community Nutrition and Public Health

    • Food and Nutrition Security

    • Feeding in Emergency Situation

    • Mass Catering

    • New Foods and Food Technology

    • Research on Basic and Applied Nutrition

    • Physical Activity and Sport

    • Teaching, Education and Training of the Dietitian-Nutritionist

    • Applied Dietetics

    • Culture and Food Anthropology

    • Nutrition Education

    • Regulation of the Profession of the Dietitian-Nutritionist

    • Cuisine and Gastronomy

    • Food and Sustainability

    • Innovation in Food, Nutrition and Dietetics

    • Information Technology and Communication

    • Ethics of the Profession of Dietitian

    Abstracts will be reviewed by the Scientific Committee, and the ones selected for presentation will be contacted between 1st and 15th of March 2016. All submissions to be sent in a poster format, although those selected for presentation will be oral. 

    It’s important that at least one of the authors of the research paper registers for the Congress either before or after it’s accepted.  A maximum of three papers are allowed for submission per person. 
    You can find more information on this link.
    Remember the deadline for abstracts submission has been extended to December 1, 2015 and will be the last deadline for submitting abstracts to the Congress.

    We hope see you in Granada.


    The provisional scientific programme for the ICD Granada 2016
    The ICD Granada 2016 Organizing Committee is pleased to announce that the list of the accepted oral presentations that will form the ICD Granada 2016 Scientific Programme is now available.
    The ICD Granada 2016 Organizing Committee, the ICDA Board and the Spanish Foundation of Dietitians-Nutritionists are grateful for the large number of submissions received from all Dietitians-Nutritionists around the World.
    Thank you very much. The participation has exceeded our expectations and the Organizing Committee is taking necessary steps to make available all the meeting rooms of the Congress venue.  More than 225 oral presentations have been accepted and included in the ICD Granada 2016 provisional programme from 30 different countries!
    In addition to the submissions received, 12 provisional workshops and five symposia of great scientific interest will be organized. These events will be published in the ICD Granada Congress website under “Workshops and Symposia” section shortly.
    We encourage you to visit the provisional Scientific Program in order to know what will happen in the ICD Granada 2016.
    Giuseppe Russolillo Femenías
    President, Spanish Foundation of Dietitians-Nutritionists (FEDN)
    Director, ICDA Board
    President, 17th ICD, Granada, Spain 2016