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enceMarch 4-6, 2008, 5th Interna-
TtiomeneofBitortuChtertioGeBaalsthtutioofBoIntuofmiciaenthheNImaseadent of the International PediatricResearch Foundation, and editor-in-chief of Pediatric Research. He is theauthor of over 240 scientific publica-
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870nal Congress on Vegetarian Nu- tions and the recipient of numerous4812.
Journal of the AMERICAN DIETETIC ASSOCIATION 2007 by the American Dietetic Associationfrom th
rinatal & Pediatric Nutritionnferenceuly 16-18, 2007, Stanford Uni-
rsity Campus, Palo Alto, CA. Thevances in Perinatal & Pediatrictrition conference targets dieti-ns, physicians, nurses, nurseactitioners, and pharmacists fromstetric, neonatal, and pediatricactice settings. Topic areas in-de childhood obesity, probiotics,trition for premature infants toximize outcomes, food allergies,
timal nutrition during pregnancyd lactation, and long-term impactearly nutrition. Join nationallyown experts and explore bestategies to meet the requirementsthese special needs patients. Forre information, contact Contem-
rary Forums at 800/377-7707,firstname.lastname@example.org, or online at www.temporaryforums.com.sian Congress of Nutritioneptember 9-13, 2007, Interna-
nal Convention Center, Taipei,iwan. The 10th Asian Congress oftrition (ACN), hosted and orga-ed by Nutrition Society of Taiwander the auspices of Federation ofian Nutrition Societies (FANS),ll cover topics under the themeiet, Nutrition, and Optimal Health:om Food Supply to Nutrigenomics.ase visit http://www.2007acn.org.
DA CALENDAR007 Food & Nutritiononference & Expo
eptember 29-October 2, 2007hiladelphia, PAe assoction, Loma Linda University,ma Linda, CA, sponsored by thepartment of Nutrition, Lomada University. For information
registration, contact Veniceown at email@example.com or 909/8-4595. For program inquiries,tact Sujatha Rajaram, Chair,
ientific Program at srajaram@.edu. For online registrationd abstract submission access,it www.vegetariannutrition.org.adline for abstracts for short orald poster presentations is Novem-r 15, 2007.
er Selected as New Editor ofe American Journal of Clinicaltritionhe American Society for Nutri-
n (ASN) announced the appoint-nt of Dennis M. Bier, MD, as the
w editor of The American JournalClinical Nutrition (AJCN). Dr
er is professor of Pediatrics, direc-of the US Department of Agricul-
re/Agricultural Research Serviceildrens Nutrition Research Cen-, and program director of the Na-nal Institutes of Health (NIH)neral Clinical Research Center atylor College of Medicine. He iso a past president and fellow of
e ASN and a member of the Insti-te of Medicine (IOM) at the Na-nal Academies of Sciences, chairthe IOM Food and Nutrition
ard, chairman of the board of theternational Life Sciences Insti-te Research Foundation, memberthe FDA Pediatric Advisory Com-ttee, fellow of the American Asso-tion for the Advancement of Sci-ce, as well as Associate Editor ofe Annual Review of Nutrition, and
has served as chairman of theH Nutrition Study Section, chair-n of the NIH General Clinical Re-rch Centers Committee, presi-iationPEOPLE & EVENTSearch awards, including the Mc-llum Award from the ASN, theneral Clinical Research Centersard for Excellence in Clinical Re-rch from the NIH, and the Dis-guished Service Award fromshington University School ofdicine.
eanor K. Dillaway, RD, January07, graduated from the UniversityDelaware in 1953 and attendedlahoma State University for anministrative and Dietetic Intern-ip in 1954. She worked as an Ad-nistrative Dietitian for Massachu-ts General Hospital in Boston.arie E. Penner, MS, RD, Feb-
ary 2007, received a bachelor ofence degree from the Texas Statellege of Women and a mastersgree from Louisiana State Uni-rsity. She was a professor, in-uctor, and dietitian for a numberuniversity dietetics programs, in-ding the University of Nebraska,stern Illinois University, the Uni-rsity of Missouri, and Louisianaate University. Penner was also amber and past president of thebraska Dietetic Association, asll as a member of the LincolnE) Dietetic Association, the Amer-n and Nebraska Home Economicssociations, and the American andbraska School Food Service Asso-tions. In 1976, she was namedbraska Dietitian of the Year.
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