Professional Education Activities in Argentina
  • During the year 2015, the Argentinean Association of Dietitians and Nutritionist Dietitians (AADYND) carried out several online and onsite courses, workshops and other continuing professional education sessions. A total of 850 professionals and students participated in these activities. Some of the topics addressed at onsite courses were: Nutritional and Anthropometric Assessment, Nutritional Support, Mediterranean Diet, Diabetes, Obesity, Ontological Coaching and Neuro Linguist Programming (NLP), Physical Activity and Indirect Calorimetry. Also, a diploma program in Diabetes began through the AADYND platform.  Online courses have addressed topics such as Community Nutrition, Food Safety, Adherence to Treatments for Chronic Diseases, Gastroenterology, Elderly and Childhood Nutrition.

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    Annual meeting in Buenos Aires

    The Annual Meeting of Nutritionists & VI Conference of Nutrition of the City of Buenos Aires, were held on August 19th and 20th of 2015 in the Abasto Hotel, with the presence of recognized national and international food and nutrition experts. The meeting was a great opportunity where different research projects were presented, and sessions were conducted under the motto: "Non-communicable Chronic Diseases: Nutritional Approach". More than 500 participants attended and there was a colorful commercial exposition with the participation of a variety of food and pharmaceutical companies. 
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    Session in progress at the conference

    Romina Defranchi