The American Society for Nutrition (ASN) is a key leader in advancing nutrition research, advocating to strengthen nutrition research support at the NIH and other federal agencies. ASN regularly partners with the many federal agencies that touch nutrition science. In case you haven’t already heard, check out NIH Director Dr. Francis Collins’ opening remarks for NUTRITION 2020 LIVE ONLINE, where he highlights the Strategic Plan for NIH Nutrition Research which ASN commented on and which many ASN members were involved in throughout the development process.
ASN Member Catherine Woteki, PhD appointed to the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST)
ASN Member Catherine Woteki, PhD joins a group of 30 leaders in science and technology appointed by the Biden administration.
Scientific Paper Urges Nutrition Scientists to Advocate for Sustainable Food Systems
Paper summarizes findings of the 22nd Annual Harvard Nutrition Obesity Symposium, “Global Food Systems and Sustainable Nutrition in the 21st
Scientists Claim that Overeating Is Not the Primary Cause of Obesity
Perspective published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition argues the root causes of the obesity epidemic are more related