Entries by asnmeeting

Nominate a Colleague for an ASN Award

2 Weeks Left to Submit a Nomination! The American Society for Nutrition Foundation welcomes nominations for the 2019 Awards and the ASN Class of 2019 Fellows. Each year, the ASN Foundation’s awards program recognizes outstanding scientists, clinicians and scholars for significant contributions to nutrition research, education and practice. Our awards span numerous areas of nutrition science, […]

Plans are underway for Nutrition 2019

Join us for the premier nutrition meeting in 2019 3,600 nutrition professionals joined us for the inaugural NUTRITION meeting in Boston, featuring the latest and best nutrition research, opportunities to research, and network with peers. Plans are underway for an even greater NUTRITION 2019 meeting in Baltimore. Check out the Nutrition 2019 Website Mark your […]

Adapting lifestyle habits can quickly lower blood pressure

In just two weeks, program participants cut their stroke risk in half Boston (June 11, 2018) – A study of 5,222 employees across the US found that the foods people get at work tend to contain high amounts of sodium and refined grains and very little whole grains and fruit. The results suggest that workplaces […]

Nutrition 2018 Sessions Available Online

Meeting Sessions Available On Demand If you missed Nutrition 2018, or attended a session you’d like to see again, you’re in luck! Nutrition 2018 session content is available now on ASN on Demand for purchase. Some sessions are available free of charge: Is Dementia the New Heart Disease? The Role of Anti-Inflammatory Nutrition Strategies in Prevention Mycoprotein: […]

Nutrition 2018 Recap

Thank you for attending Nutrition 2018! Over 3,500 nutrition scientists, global health specialists and public policy experts gathered June 9-12 at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston, MA for Nutrition 2018 – breaking all past records with ASN’s inaugural flagship meeting! In case you missed anything, check out: Nutrition 2018 Poster Gallery Nutrition 2018 Official Photos Please credit […]

Nutrition 2018 – An Extensive Nutrition Experience

Laura Steiner shared her experience at Nutrition 2018 in Boston, Mass. Laura holds a master’s degree in Nutrition for Global Health from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Her interest in epigenetics and the intergenerational effects of maternal nutrition led her to the Medical Research Council (MRC) Unit, The Gambia at The London […]