The 16th Council of the Nutrition Society of Malaysia invites applications for publication prize 2016 in 3 areas of research:
Mobility and musculoskeletal health and nutrition
Closing date for applications is 5 May 2016. Details of the prize and application procedure are in the attached. »
Warm greetings from NSM!
Please take note that our 31st Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Nutrition Society of Malaysia will be scheduled on 25 March 2016, Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
. Please refer regularly to our website for the AGM matters. »
Date: 31 May - 1 June 2016
Venue: Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia »
Malaysian Dietitians’ Association (MDA) & the American Overseas Dietetic Association (AODA) are collaborating to organize “MDA-AODA 2016 Conference”.
Date: 26th-28th May 2016
Venue: DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. »
Date: February 29th and March 1st, 2016
Date: 22nd – 24th April 2016
Objective of meeting: To
provide a platform for healthcare professionals to share valuable insights on the various aspects of optimization in the management of diabetes.
For details please download: Flyer | Registration Form »
INDC is a traditional meeting point for people who are interested in understanding how food influences our health, working performance, feelings and aging. The INDC conference represents an invaluable resource for nutritionists, medical doctors, analytical chemists, biochemists, chemists, and those in the clinical diagnosis seeking new technologies and new approaches. INDC is continuously growing and it is reflected by the participation of 44 nationalities and scientific contributions from a variety of application areas. »
Members of NSM are invited to provide input into the two documents related to the AHP Bill, ie the CPD Programme and the Code of Professional Conduct. All comments must be in writing, addressed to the President NSM before 27 April 2012.
Draft Code of Professional Conduct | CPD Programme »
NSM members are welcome to provide feedback to the Allied Health Profession Bill proposed by the Ministry of Health Malaysia: http://www.moh.gov.my/news/1744. Closing date for comments is 21 October 2012. »
15th to 17th April, 2013
Perth, Western Australia »
The Malaysian Dietary Guidelines 2010
was launched on 25 March 2010, in conjunction with the 25th Scientific Conference of the Nutrition Society of Malaysia. »
The proposed Allied Health Professional Act (AHP) Act is to ensure that Nutrition Science is practised by appropriately qualified professionals. Only graduates from university programmes that provide adequate training to enable them to carry out the required roles shall be recognised for registration as a Nutritionist under the proposed AHP. »
Grains are a staple diet in many societies around the world and are in different forms – in pasta, rice, noodles, bread and so on. However, a majority of the population has changed to consuming polished or refined grains rather than wholegrain products, and most people are unaware of the various benefits that whole grains have to offer. »