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Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutritionists (SCAN) 21st Annual Symposium. To be held in Charleston, SC, March 10-13, 2005. This year’s theme is “Involved, Evolve, Resolve: Advances in Wellness and Weight Management.” For more information, contact Dave Ellis at 402-250-5406; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nutrition and Cancer Prevention Practicum. To be held at the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland, USA, March 14-18, 2005. This one-week session is for post-baccalaureate dietetic students and is being sponsored by the Nutritional Science Research Group, Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health and the Department of Nutrition at the Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health. Contact Elaine Trujillo at 301-594-0903; e-mail: email@example.com. Website: www3. cancer.gov/prevention/nutrition/index.html.
Fourteenth International Symposium on Carotenoids. To be held at the Edinburgh International Conference Center, Edinburgh, Scotland, July 17-22, 2005. Contact Organizing Committee Chair. Phone: 44 151 231 3575. Fax: 44 151 708 9867. E-mail: a.j.young@ livjm.ac.uk. Internet: www.carotenoidsociety.org.
17th Advances in Perinatal & Pediatric Nutrition Conference. To be held at the Stanford University Campus, Stanford, CA, July 18-20, 2005. Sponsored by Symposia Medicus, a non-profit organization in Pleasant Hill, CA, in association with the Center for Pediatric Gastrointestinal Diseases and Nutrition, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital/Stanford University Medical Center. For more information, contact Symposia Medicus at 1-800-327-3161; Fax: 925-969-1795; Website: www. symposiamedicus.org.
Nutrition Safari 2005. 18th International Congress of Nutrition. To be held at the International Convention Centre in Durban, South Africa, September 19-23, 2005. Pre-congress Nutrition Safaris on September 17-18, 2005. Contact: Nutrition Safari, Private Bag X6001, Potchefstroom 2520, South Africa. Phone: 27 18 299 2469/4237. Fax: 27 18 299 2464. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Internet: www.puk.ac.za/iuns.
American Dietetic Association Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo. To be held in St. Louis, MO, October 22-25, 2005. The nation’s leading experts on critical topics in nutrition and health will be at the American Dietetic Association’s annual Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo. Ten thousand scientific researchers, dietetics professionals, policy makers, healthcare providers and industry leaders will attend the world’s largest gathering of food and nutrition professionals. For more information, visit www.eatright.org.
6th International Symposium on the Role of Soy in Preventing and Treating Chronic Disease. To be held October 30-November 2, 2005, at the Renaissance Hotel, Chicago, IL. Designed for researchers and health professionals as the health effects of soy continue to attract the attention of investigators throughout the world. For more information, contact the AOCS Meetings Department. Phone: 217-359-2344; Fax: 217-351-8091; E-mail: email@example.com. Website: www.aocs. org/meetings/soy.
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