American Society For Nutrition

Conflict of Interest

Conflict of Interest

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The Board of Directors of the American Society for Nutrition (ASN) requires all actual and potential conflicts of interest involving its directors, officers, and members of ASN Boards, committees, and task forces to be disclosed. You may view ASN's Conflict of Interest and Confidentiality Attestation here.

The American Society for Nutrition (ASN) partners with industry, trade organizations, government agencies, foundations, individuals and other scientific and medical groups to further the Society's mission.  Click here to read ASN's "Guiding Principles for Working with External Groups and Addressing Conflicts of Interest."

Principles to Guide Public-Private Research Partnerships (2015)

Journal editors COI Statements:
Advances in Nutrition

FASEB has created a Conflict of Interest toolkit which offers guiding principles and practices for navigating financial relationships between academia and industry. 

ASN endorses the principles found in the following published article, reprinted in AJCN and JN: Funding food science and nutrition research: financial conflicts and scientific integrity (2009)