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    009 by the American Dietetic Association Journal of the AMERICAN DIETETIC ASSOCIATION 349from th


    est CADE Accreditation Decisionslished Online

    e Commission on Accreditation foretetics Education is ADAs accred-g agency for education programs pre-

    ring students for careers as Registeredtitians and Dietetic Technicians, Re-

    tered. CADE establishes and en-ces eligibility requirements and ac-ditation standards that ensure theality and continued improvementnutrition and dietetics educationgrams.he accreditation decisions made atmost recent CADE meeting are avail-e at www.eatright.org/cps/rde/xchg/a/hs.xsl/CADE_824_ENU_HTML.

    and include the status of pro-ms which have received candidacyaccreditation, initial accreditation,tinued accreditation, provisional ac-ditation, substantial equivalency,bationary accreditation, and volun-y withdrawal from accreditation.

    nating Journals

    mbers often inquire about donat-their old Journals to a good cause,

    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 associstribute them to developing coun-

    es, found at http://libweb.lib.buffalo.u/dokuwiki/hslwiki/doku.php?idok_donations. The Journal encour-es our readers to take advantage ofs opportunity to share our knowl-ge.


    betes and Obesity Symposium

    rch 20-22, 2009, Hilton DFW Lakesecutive Conference Center, Grape-e, TX. Save the date for Diabetes

    d Obesity: Building Collaborativeactices, a joint symposium pre-ted by the Weight Management

    d Diabetes Care and Education di-tic practice groups. For more infor-tion,visitwww.wmdpg.orgorwww..org.

    d Technology Conference

    rch 25-26, 2009, Chicago, IL. Well-s 09: At the Forefront of Health &llness. Save the date for this con-ence from the Institute of Food Tech-ogists (IFT), which is designed for alld and nutrition professionals whost stay current on the issues that

    e shaping the landscape of thellness marketplace. Topics cov-d include consumer lifestyles and

    mographics, health issues, and opti-zation and performance. IFT is anA-approved continuing educationvider. CPEUs from CDR pending.

    r more information, visit ift.org/c.

    ical Nutrition Management Dieteticctice Group Symposium

    rch 28-31, 2009, Renaissance Bos-Waterfront Hotel, Boston, MA.

    ase join your colleagues in historicston for Leading System Change:portunity to Achieve System Im-vements. Topics will include de-oping nutrition programs that sup-iationPEOPLE & EVENTSitive nutrition outcomes; and imple-nting the 2008 Standards of Prac-e/Standards of Professional Perfor-nce. Brochures with registrationormation will be sent to all CNMG members in January. If you are

    t currently a CNM DPG memberd would like to receive the mailingen available, please e-mail your re-est to pollackmtg@aol.com or fax to2/475-1405. If you would like tosider sponsorship or exhibiting atsymposium, please contact Kelly

    nis at 1-412-647-3621 or daniska@mc.edu no later than February 1,09.

    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 of sponsor. Sendaterial to: Ryan Lipscomb,epartment Editor, Journal ofe American Dieteticssociation, 120 S. Riverside

    ell Us Your Issue . . .e care about the concerns of ADAembers and want to hear from

    ou. 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 been

    eceived and action will be takenithin 2 months. For more informa-on, visit ADAs member home pagend click on Member Issues or visitww.eatright.org/issues.

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    350iatric Nutrition Symposium

    ril 1-3, 2009, Marriott Raleigh Citynter, Raleigh, NC. Save the datethe 4th Annual Pediatric Nutrition

    mposium, Putting Pediatric Nutri-n into Practice. Topics include thetrition Care Process; Omega-3 lip-; pediatric nutrition support; treat-nt of feeding difficulties; pediatric

    esity; Eat Smart, Move More; pedi-ic complementary and alternativedicine; management of pediatricd allergies; home nutrition care forcial needs kids; and more. Go tow.pnpg.org for the most up-to-date


    AN Symposium 2009

    ril 16-19, 2009, Double Tree Hotel,ottsdale, AZ. Save the dates to at-d the Sports, Cardiovascular, andllness Nutritionists (SCAN) die-ic practice groups 2009 sympo-m, The Seven Wonders of Well-ss. This premier educational eventll provide attendees with a wealthnutrition and wellness informationd resources. The agenda includesakers from the Harvard School of

    blic Health, WebMD, Cooking Light,vention, and other renowned organi-ions, who will be delivering the lat-nutrition and wellness research

    ng with practical applications. Con-uing education credits have been ap-ed for with the American Dietetic As-iation (ADA), American College oforts Medicine (ACSM), Nationalength Conditioning Association

    SCA), and National Athletic Train-Association (NATA). Visit SCANsb site at www.scandpg.org for up-ing information on the exciting

    t of topics, speakers and registra-n details.

    h American Overseas Dieteticociation (AODA) Conference

    ril 23-25, 2009, Crown Plaza Muti-, Kuala, Lumpur, Malaysia. Global

    portunities for the RD: Translatingidence-Based Research into Prac-e is a two-and-a-half day educa-nal event for 18 CPE units (subjectapproval). This cutting-edge con-ence is cosponsored by AODA and

    Malaysia Dietetic Association.e preliminary program will provideormation on timely and popularics of value to RDs around the globe.

    DA is a CDR-accredited Continu- wo

    February 2009 Volume 109 Number 2Professional Education (CPE)vider. The registration fee forDA/ADA/MDA members attendings conference is MYR 600 for early-d registration and MYR 660 foristrations posted after February

    th, 2009. For non-AODA/ADA/A members, the early-bird regis-

    tion fee is MYR 730, and MYR0 for registrations posted afterbruary 28, 2009. For informationout AODA, the 2009 Conference,line conference registration, accom-dation and program updates visitw.EatrightOverseas.org, or e-mail

    nference2009@EatrightOverseas.to reach the conference chair.

    ference on Complementary andegrative Medicine

    y 12-16, 2009, Hilton Minneapolistel, Minneapolis, MN. The 2009rth American Research Confer-ce on Complementary & Integrativedicine will showcase original scien-c complementary and alternativedicine (CAM) research through

    ynote and plenary sessions, orald poster presentations, and innova-e scientific sessions. Areas of CAMearch presented and discussed ats conference will include research insic science, clinical research, meth-logical research, health services re-rch, and education research. Call for

    entific abstracts and workshop sub-ssions: September 30, 2008. For ad-ional conference information, visitw.imconsortium-conference.org orail info@imconsortium-conference..

    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 internation-y recognized speakers and expertsthe field. The most up-to-date nu-tion-related issues will be covered in

    plenary lectures, dialogues, parallelposia/workshops, and panel dis-

    ssions, as well as oral and postersentations. For more information,it http://icn2009.com/home.html.he ICN 2009 Scientific Committeeites authors of original research

    rk and studies to submit abstractsoral or poster presentations. Se-ted abstracts will be published inAnnals of Nutrition and Metabo-

    m. Authors whose abstracts haven accepted for the Oral or Poster

    ssions must be registered as Con-ss delegates, and co-authors who

    sh to attend must also register. Ab-acts may be submitted online untilbruary 14, 2009. For more infor-tion on abstract submission and a

    t of topics, visit http://icn2009.com/stract.html.

    RATUMthe article, Position of the Americanetetic Association: Health Implica-ns of Dietary Fiber published in thetober 2008 Journal (pp 1716-1731),re is an error on page 1727. Therd symbiotics should be spellednbiotics throughout the second

    ragraph on the page.

    i: 10.1016/j.jada.2008.12.003