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May 2019 People & Events

        2019 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo
        October 26-29, 2019
        Philadelphia, PA
        2020 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo
        October 17-20
        Indianapolis, IN
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        Announcements

        11th Asia Pacific Conference on Clinical Nutrition, September 19-22, 2019, Nanjing, China

        The Chinese Nutrition Society will host the 11th Asia Pacific Conference on Clinical Nutrition (APCCN) on September 19-22, 2019, in Nanjing, China. The Conference theme will be “Nutrition Research to Clinical Practice.” APCCN is a biennial international nutrition congress with over 2,000 participants, which will be aimed at presenting the latest development of nutrition science and promoting academic exchange among nutrition researchers across the world. For more information, visit www.apccn2019.org.

        International Congress of Dietetics, September 15-18, 2020

        Every 4 years, the International Confederation of Dietetic Associations holds an International Congress of Dietetics to share knowledge and to learn with colleagues from around the world. The next International Congress of Dietetics will be held on September 15-18, 2020, in Cape Town, South Africa; this will be the first ICDA congress to be held on the African continent and promises to offer an unforgettable experience. Submissions for abstracts are now open, and more information can be found at www.icda2020.com.

        Educational Opportunities

        Free Professional Development Resources for Academy Members

        Select from a variety of eight free and member-preferred priced resources to best fit your professional development needs with Distance Learning at your own pace and convenience. The Center for Professional Development also offers a number of online certificate of training programs and webinars as well as group and self-study options. Visit www.eatrightpro.org/resources/career/professional-development.