2019 Wimpfheimer-Guggenheim International Lecture

  • At the 2019 Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the Academy Foundation presented the 2019 annual Wimpfheimer-Guggenheim International Lecture on October 27. The session highlighted the work of two Academy members, Tatyana El-Kour, MA, MS, RDN, FAND and Marianella Herrera, MD, SCD, MS. They discussed lessons learned from working with Syrian refugees and the Venezuela migratory crisis and food insecurity situation. To view recordings of past Wimpfheimer-Guggenheim International Lectures, please visit the Academy Foundation’s website.


    2020 First International Nutritionist/Dietitian (FIND) Fellowship for Study in the USA
    The First International Nutritionist/Dietitian (FIND) Fellowship for Study in the USA, awarded by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation, is given to assist a foreign national who is pursuing postgraduate work in the USA and has a clearly articulated plan to return to his/her country. The fellowship has been bestowed to students representing 19 countries. The 2020 application will be available in December on the Academy Foundation’s website. The deadline for applications is February 1, 2020.
     
    Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation Wimpfheimer-Guggenheim ICDA Welcome Fund
    The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation Wimpfheimer-Guggenheim ICDA Welcome fund provides financial support to new ICDA members. Contact Nicci Brown at nbrown@eatright.org for information.
     
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    Annual Conference of the Indian Dietetic Association - IDACON2019
    Theme : Exploring Frontiers, Empowering Nutrition, Enriching Lives 
    December 19 to 21, 2019 
    Venue : The Forum, Club O7, RoadShela, Off Sardar Patel Ring Road, Ahmedabad 380058. Contact person – Ms Rima Rao, Phone - +91 9879573753
    Website :www.idacon2019.com