Newswise — Press materials are now available for NUTRITION 2020 LIVE ONLINE, a dynamic virtual event showcasing new research findings and timely discussions on food and nutrition. The online meeting will be held June 1–4, 2020.
NUTRITION 2020 LIVE ONLINE is hosted by the American Society for Nutrition (ASN), the preeminent professional organization for nutrition research scientists and clinicians around the world. ASN’s flagship meeting, Nutrition 2020, was canceled due to the impacts of COVID-19.
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NUTRITION 2020 LIVE ONLINE is free for all registrants. Simply create an account and get ready to enjoy streaming and on-demand content starting June 1.
Materials are embargoed until June 1, 12 p.m. EDT, unless otherwise noted.
Leaders Call for ‘Moonshot’ on Nutrition Research (6/2, 2:30 p.m. EDT)
Science and policy experts urge coordinated research in face of national nutrition crisis
Experts Debate Saturated Fat Consumption Guidelines for Americans (6/3, 10:30 a.m. EDT)
Researchers weigh the evidence on saturated fat and heart disease
Progress and pitfalls in understanding the best way to lose excess weight
Children of all ages are consuming high amounts of added sugars and solid fats
Researchers examined more than 20 studies to find out if sugary drink warnings work
Findings point to importance of educating gamers about healthy eating and exercise
New analysis approach could help identify when and where to conduct food safety inspections
Large analysis looks at which types of carbohydrates affect risk of developing type 2 diabetes
About NUTRITION 2020 LIVE ONLINE
NUTRITION 2020 LIVE ONLINE is a dynamic virtual event showcasing new research findings and timely discussions on food and nutrition. The online meeting, held June 1–4, 2020, is hosted by the American Society for Nutrition (ASN) with support from the ASN Foundation. ASN’s flagship meeting, Nutrition 2020, was canceled due to the impacts of COVID-19. https://meeting.nutrition.org #NutritionLiveOnline
About the American Society for Nutrition (ASN)
ASN is the preeminent professional organization for nutrition research scientists and clinicians around the world. Founded in 1928, the society brings together the top nutrition researchers, medical practitioners, policy makers and industry leaders to advance our knowledge and application of nutrition. ASN publishes four peer-reviewed journals and provides education and professional development opportunities to advance nutrition research, practice and education. http://www.nutrition.org
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NUTRITION 2020 LIVE ONLINE, June 1-4