Read Professor Sumantra (Shumone) Ray's July-August (summer) update!
NNEdPro was at the SNEB Annual Conference in Orlando in July where we engaged with stakeholders and launched the US Regional Network as well as strengthened ties with SNEB through the joint-IANE membership program.
Geneva, June 2019 The world today faces challenges from malnutrition in all its forms. One in three people are being directly affected by either underweight, micronutrient deficiencies or overweight, obesity and diet related non-communicable diseases. In fact, unhealthy diet is now the top risk factor for global deaths and is contributing to a vast number... Continue Reading →
Over 5 days from 5-9 July, 24 students from over 10 countries across the globe gained a Foundation certificate in Applied Human Nutrition together hosted at Homerton College, Cambridge University. Next year, join us from 12-16 July 2020!
Summer School 2018 alumni, Emily Fallon shares her story and what she’s been up to just one year after attending the Summer School
This May NNEdPro visited São Paulo in Brasil to engage with the Brazilian nutrition community, understand common interest areas, and promote dialogue and debate related to current gaps, and how could NNEdPro might help address these.
Within the hospital setting, a third of people are undernourished on admission and often become malnourished during their hospital stay. This increases the risk of morbidity and mortality and on average increases length of stay by 3 days compared to those that are adequately nourished. Enhanced nutrition education has been perceived as paramount in the... Continue Reading →
Since my last update in March, we have been busy over April conducting membership surveys, an operations review, launching NEPHELP, preparing for summer events and preparing to form a UK Regional Network and Coalition of key organisations with a common vision around implementation of Nutrition in health systems, as well as taking our first steps... Continue Reading →