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    est CADE Accreditation Decisionslished Online

    e Commission on Accreditation foretetics Education is ADAs accred-g agency for education programsparing students for careers as

    gistered Dietitians and Dieteticchnicians, Registered. CADE es-lishes and enforces eligibility re-

    irements and accreditation stan-rds that ensure the quality andtinued improvement of nutrition

    d dietetics education programs.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.htmd include status of programs whichve received candidacy for accredi-ion, initial accreditation, contin-d accreditation, developmental ac-ditation, provisional accreditation,

    bstantial equivalency, probation-accreditation, and voluntary with-wal from accreditation.

    te Licensure Board Web Links UpdatedEatright.org

    A provides numerous resources andefits, including information on li-se requirements for each state. Ifare moving or you have clients in a

    ferent state from where you reside,should read the state statutes and

    ulations regarding licensure in thatte. ADA provides a state-by-stateerence sheet with Web links for ev-state board of licensure, as well as

    ect links to that states licensuretutes and regulations.ecoming licensed in a new state is

    DA CALENDAR008 Food & Nutritiononference & Expo

    ctober 25-28, 2008hicago, ILe assoctom of the State Affairs page undercensure and Certification at http://w.eatright.org/cps/rde/xchg/ada/hs.

    l/advocacy_767_ENU_HTML.htmu must be logged in with yourmber number in order to accesss document. If you have questionserpreting state statutes or regula-ns, please contact that states licen-re board for the most accurate in-mation.

    nating Journals

    mbers often inquire about donatingir old Journals to a good cause, butt know where to start. The Specialraries Association Web site provides

    ist of organizations that accept dona-ns of old journals and redistributem to developing countries, found at

    tp://www.sla.org/content/resources/oresour/reftool/bkdonate.cfm. Theurnal encourages our readers toe advantage of this opportunity to

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    UCATIONAL EVENTS

    gress on Nutrition and Health in theerly

    ptember 15-17, 2008, 5th Europeanngress on Nutrition and Health in

    Elderly (NHE 2008), Warsawiversity of Life Sciences, Warsaw,land. Since December 1991, a con-ss on nutrition and health in theerly has been held every 4 years. Its shown to be an important platformshare experiences and exchangeas and new information in the fieldfood, diet, and health in the agingulation. For more information, visitp://nhecongress2008.sggw.pl.

    ference on Complementary andegrative Medicine

    y 12-15, 2009, Hilton Minneapo-Hotel, Minneapolis, MN. The 2009

    rth American Research ConferenceComplementary & Integrative Med-iationPEOPLE & EVENTSsions. Areas of CAM research pre-ted and discussed at this conference

    ll 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.

    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. Riversidelaza, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL0606; journal@eatright.org;12/899-4829; or fax, 312/899-812.

    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.