Washington, DC, USA
July 10, 2013

The IAFNS Food, Nutrition and Safety Program (FNSP) mid-year meeting combines presentations on topics of current interest with reports on the progress within the organization’s programs.

Presentations and Slides

Cracking the Brain Code: President Obama’s BRAIN Initiative
Cora Marrett, PhD, National Science Foundation

Tox21 Update: Relevance of Tox21 to Nutrition
Russell (Rusty) Thomas, PhD, The Hamner Institute for Health Sciences

Food as a Hormone
Randy Seeley, PhD, University of Cincinnati

Additional Initiatives & Topics Discussed

  • Optimizing the Impact of Nutritional Surveys and Epidemiological Studies
  • Dietary Bioactive Components: Ready for Review for Recommended Intakes?
  • January 2013 IAFNS Weight of Evidence Workshop
  • Current Perspectives on the Human Reward System
  • Diet and Health in Diverse Populations
  • Fructose and Cardiometabolic Health

For more information about this meeting, please contact Ms. Courtney Kelly McComber at IAFNS (cmccomber@iafnsconnect.wpengine.com or 202-659-0074 x143).