American Society For Nutrition

Young Prof. Interest Group (YPIG)

Young Prof. Interest Group (YPIG)

Excellence in Nutrition Research and Practice


ASN's Young Professional Interest Group (YPIG) serves as a conduit of information and opportunities from ASN and the nutrition community at-large to more than 400 young professional members.

View the current YPIG leadership team, and contact Dr. Eric Ciappio, Chair, with questions.

Learn more about upcoming events in the YPIG newsletter! Activities for 2014 included a symposium titled "Successful Scientist: What's the Winning Formula?" as well as continuation of the Postdoctoral Research Award competition, a Networking Reception, and Speed Mentoring with the Student Interest Group. 2013 highlights included a special symposium at ASN's Scientific Sessions & Annual Meeting at Experimental Biology (EB): "Navigating the Current Job Market-Grab Your Future Now!"

Check out the YPIG Newsletter Archive!
Connect with YPIG!
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  • LinkedIn (members only)
  • Subscribe to the listserv (members only): log in to the ASN members' only area, click on "Update My Profile" and select the box to join YPIG. Your email address will be added to the listserv.

Thank You, 2014 YPIG Sponsors
  • Campbell's Soup
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • DuPont Nutrition and Health