Annual Meeting & Science Symposium 

Join us for the IAFNS 2023 Annual Meeting & Science Symposium at the National Press Club - with remote attendance options! Leveraging our operating model focused on collaboration and inclusion across government, industry, and academia sessions will highlight actionable science.  Science with Impact!

Agenda at a Glance

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Highlights and Features

Opening Reception                                   June 21

Lisa Gable, Former Executive Director of FARE, best-selling author, former US Diplomat

Turnaround and Momentum

Keynote Address                            June 22

Dr. Susan Mayne, Director FDA/CFSAN

Current Direction of and Challenges Facing FDA/CFSAN

Connecting Food and Agriculture Reception                                          June 22

Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) and the National Coalition for Food and Agricultural Research (National C-FAR)

Our Science Symposium will include:

Addressing 'Last Mile' Food Safety Concerns as Consumers Adopt E-Commerce and Delivery

Investigating the Safety of Food Ordered over the Internet

Food Safety Management Systems for Non-Traditional Facilities

Technology-First Approach for Ensuring Food Safety




Reconciling Personalized Nutrition and the DGA: Should and Could Dietary Guidelines be Personalized?

Personalized Nutrition from the Perspective of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

The Dietary Guidelines for Americans: Personalized Implementation Now and in the Future

Personalized/Precision Nutrition and Health Equity

Precision Nutrition for Population Benefit: A Prebiotic Fiber Blend Example


Climate Change, Sustainability, and Food Safety

Repurposing Agricultural Policies to Improve Food Security while Mitigating Threats from Climate Change

Climate Change Threatens Food Safety: A Case Study of Aflatoxin in US Corn

Agriculture as a Climate Solution: How regenerative farming can ensure future food security



The Big Three: Interactions and Intersections of Sleep, Exercise, and Diet

How Prolonged, Mild Sleep Restriction Influences Food Choices, Energy Balance, and Body Weight

The Performance Triad


A Food Label for All? Designing Front-of-Package Nutrition Labels to be Accessible & Effective

Global FOP Systems Overview

Can Food Labeling Policy Advance Health Equity?

Consumer Research on Front of Package Labelling - Health Literacy Considerations

Competitive Effects of Front-of-Package Nutrition Labeling Adoption

Dialogue on Aligning the Headlines with the Science

Context is Everything – A Journalist’s Perspective

From Hypothesis to Headline: How Science News is Made - An Academician's Perspective