American Society For Nutrition

Highlights of the ASN Annual Meeting April 18-22

Highlights of the ASN Annual Meeting April 18-22

Excellence in Nutrition Research and Practice
Posted on 04/15/2009 at 06:19:28 PM by Student Blogger
ASN President Jim Hill hosts two signature events in New Orleans:
Sunday 8:00-10:00 am
Frontiers in Nutrition Research: The Evolution of Epigenetics. Speakers: Randy Jirtle and Kevin Sinclair
Convention Center Nouvelle C
Monday 12:30 pm-2:30 pm
Informing the Health Care Reform Debate: the Role of Science, Nutrition Research and ASN.   
Speakers: Ted Marmor and Eric Finkelstein
Convention Center Nouvelle C

Orientation for new members of ASN and first-time attendees at EB will take place on Saturday, April 18 from 2-3 pm. Meet in the Convention Center Room 337. RSVP to
Please join us in honoring those selected as ASN MARC Travel Award recipients and meeting other ASN members at the ASN Minority Affairs Networking Luncheon on Sunday, April 19 at 1:00 pm. RSVP to Katrina Dunn: 

Postdoctoral and Young Investigator Networking Brunch to be held Tuesday, April 21 from 11:00am-12:30 pm. RSVP to
The ASN office will be open 8 am Saturday April 18 through 5 pm Tuesday, April 21. It is located in the New Orleans Marriott, Iberville Room.
The ASN Member Lounge is in the Convention Center, Room 232. It is for the general use of ASN members except during scheduled events (signage will indicate). 

Pick up a special giveaway during poster hours at Exhibit #1310.