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    ApScottsdale, AZ. Save the dates to at-tend the Sports, Cardiovascular, andWellness Nutritionists (SCAN) dieteticpractice groups 2009 symposium, The





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    l for Papers

    e Journal of the American Dieteticsociation is issuing a Call for Papersthe topic of parenteral nutrition. Allated aspects of this theme will besidered. Papers on: specific popula-ns (ie, home patients, adults or chil-n with gastrointestinal failure, therbidly obese), electrolyte manage-nt, nutritional assessment, glycemictrol, discipline-oriented (RD, RN,h, MD), vitamin, mineral or tracement deficiencies or excesses, or ad-se events are welcomed. A review ond-base disorders demonstrating al comprehension of the physiologyd the resulting changes in paren-al nutrition prescription is specifi-ly sought. However, a broad range ofics are encouraged.eviews, Research and Professional

    iefs, Research, Perspectives in Prac-e, Practical Clinical Solutions, andmmentaries are all suitable articleegories. Please refer to the Journalside for Authors for details. Papersrequested to be submitted by

    vember 30, 2009, for an estimatedblication date in early 2010. All

    DA CALENDAR009 ADA Food & Nutritiononference & Expoctober 17-20, 2009;enver, CO

    010 ADA Food & Nutritiononference & Expoovember 6-9, 2010;oston, MA

    011 ADA Food & Nutritiononference & Expoeptember 24-27, 2011;an Diego, CAe assocns, please contact the Assistant toEditor-in-Chief, Claire Zulkey, at

    ulkey@northwestern.edu or 312/8-5749.

    est CADE Accreditation Decisionslished Online

    e Commission on Accreditation foretetics Education is ADAs accred-g agency for education programsparing students for careers asgistered Dietitians and Dieteticchnicians, Registered. CADE es-lishes and enforces eligibility re-irements and accreditation stan-rds that ensure the quality andtinued improvement of nutritiond dietetics education programs.he accreditation decisions madethe most recent CADE meeting areailable at www.eatright.org/cps//xchg/ada/hs.xsl/CADE_824_ENU_ML.htm and include the status ofograms which have received can-acy for accreditation, initial ac-ditation, continued accreditation,visional accreditation, substantialuivalency, probationary accredita-n, and voluntary withdrawal fromreditation.

    nating Journals

    mbers often inquire about donatingir old Journals to a good cause, butt knowwhere to start. TheWeb sitethe Health Sciences Library at theiversity of Buffalo provides a list ofanizations that accept donations ofjournals and redistribute them toeloping countries, found at http://web.lib.buffalo.edu/dokuwiki/hslwiki/ku.php?idbook_donations. Theurnal encourages our readers toe advantage of this opportunity toare our knowledge.


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    ril 16-19, 2009, Doubletree Hotel,iationPEOPLE & EVENTSer educational event will provide at-dees with a wealth of nutrition andllness information and resources.e agenda includes speakers from thervard School of Public Health,bMD, Cooking Light, Prevention,d other renowned organizations,o will be delivering the latest nutri-n and wellness research along withctical applications. Continuing edu-ion credits have been applied forth the American Dietetic AssociationA), American College of Sportsdicine (ACSM), National Strengthnditioning Association (NSCA), and

    eadline for submitting materialr the People and Events sectionthe first of the month, 3onths before the date of thesue (eg, May 1 for the Augustsue). Publication of anucational event is not andorsement by the Association

    f the event or sponsor. Sendaterial to: Ryan Lipscomb,epartment Editor, Journal ofe American Dietetic

    ssociation, 120 S. Riverside

    ell Us Your Issue . . .e care about the concerns of ADAembers and want to hear fromou. There are four easy ways toubmit your issues:

    E-mailissuesmgmt@eatright.org.Fax 312/899-4790.Phone 800/877-1600 ext 5000.Contact your delegate.

    You will receive immediate confir-ation that your message has beeneceived and action will be takenithin 2 months. For more informa-on, visit ADAsmember home pagend click on Member Issues or visitww.eatright.org/issues.

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    758tional Athletic Trainers Assoc.ATA). Visit SCANs Web site at www.ndpg.org for upcoming informationthe exciting list of topics, speakers,d registration details.

    h American Overseas Dieteticociation (AODA) Conference

    ril 23-25, 2009, Crown Plaza Muti-, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Globalportunities for the RD: Translatingidence-Based Research into Prac-e is a 212-day educational event forCPE units (subject to approval).is cutting-edge conference is co-nsored by AODA and the Malaysiaetetic Association. The preliminarygram will provide information onely and popular topics of value tos around the globe. AODA is a CDR-redited Continuing Professional Ed-tion (CPE) provider. The registra-n fee for AODA/ADA/MDAmembersending this conference is MYR 600early-bird registration and MYR

    0 for registrations posted after Feb-ry 28, 2009. For non-AODA/ADA/A members, the early-bird regis-tion fee is MYR 730, and MYR 830ear

    April 2009 Volume 109 Number 4registrations posted after Febru-28, 2009. For information aboutDA, the 2009 Conference, onlineference registration, accommoda-n and program updates visitw.EatrightOverseas.org, or e-mailnference2009@EatrightOverseas.to reach the conference chair.

    ference on Complementary andegrative Medicine

    y 12-16, 2009, Hilton Minneapolistel, Minneapolis, MN. The 2009rth American Research ConferenceComplementary & Integrative Med-e will showcase original scientificplementary and alternative medi-e (CAM) research through keynoted plenary sessions, oral and postersentations, and innovative scientificsions. Areas of CAM research pre-ted and discussed at this conferencell include research in basic science,ical research, methodological re-rch, health services research, andcation research. Call for scientific

    stracts and workshop submissions:ptember 30, 2008. For additionalference information, visit www.consortium-conference.org or e-mailo@imconsortium-conference.org.

    ernational Congress on Nutrition

    tober 4-9, 2009, Bangkok Interna-nal Trade & Exhibition Centre,ngkok, Thailand. The 19th Annualernational Congress on Nutrition,med Nutrition Security for All,ll provide the highest quality scien-c program featuring internationallyognized speakers and experts in theld. The most up-to-date nutrition-ated issues will be covered in thenary lectures, dialogues, parallelposia/workshops, and panel dis-

    ssions, as well as oral and postersentations. For more information,it http://icn2009.com/home.html.



    semary Robinson, RD, August08, was a nutritional epidemiolo-t and a research assistant profes-at Clarkson University.arolyn Isch, RD, November

    08, joined the ADA in 1955. After

    ning a bachelors and masters de-e from The Ohio State University,went on to work at Yale-New Ha-Hospital in Connecticut and even-lly became director of Dietetics ategheny General Hospital in Pitts-rgh, PA. Isch was also on the staff ofDietary Managers Association forny years.. Elizabeth Handy, RD, De-

    mber 2008, was a nutrition special-and program administrator with theDepartment of Agriculture (USDA)30 years. Handy beganworking as atitian at Doctors Hospital in Wash-ton, DC, during World War II in44 after graduating from Jamesdison University and doing gradu-work at George Washington Uni-sity and the USDA Graduateool. Handy became research projectder for the National School Lunchogram in 1946 and provided techni-assistance related to school lunchesschools across the country.When sheired in 1975, Handy was honoredth USDAs Distinguished Serviceard.