CSI presented research at two National conferences in June 2015
Canadian Nutrition Society Annual Meeting (Winnipeg, MB, May 28-30)
The CSI Manager of Nutrition Communications, Chiara DiAngelo, MPH, RD, participated in the research poster presentations at the Canadian Nutrition Society Annual Meeting in Winnipeg, MB (May 28-30). She shared research findings on “Discrepancies between health professionals’ understanding and the evidence for sugars-related nutrition issues in Canada".
CSI also sponsored the President's Volunteer Leadership Award, which was awarded to a past CNS president, Dr. Leah Gramlich, MD, FRCPC, for her long-lasting contribution to the Society. President of CNS, Dr. Robert Bertolo and CSI Manager of Nutrition and Scientific Affairs Dr. Flora Wang, presented the award to Dr. Gramlich.
Dietitians of Canada National Conference (Quebec City, QC, June 4-6)
The CSI Manager of Nutrition Communications gave a short oral presentation on the research results at the Dietitians of Canada National Conference in Quebec City, QC. CSI also participated in the Exhibitor Showcase at the conference.
The research abstract has been published in Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, 2015;40(5):508 and posted to the Canadian Foundation for Dietetic Research website.