Invitation to apply to participate in the International Young Food And Nutrition Leadership Training
Members of NSM are invited to apply to attend the iYouLead International Young Food and Nutrition Leadership Training and Workshop from 11-17 August 2014, organised by Food and Nutrition Society of Indonesia (PERGIZI PANGAN) and other partners, including IUNS and FANS.
Nutrition Society of Malaysia - Annual General Meeting 2014
Dear NSM Members,
Please be informed that our AGM will be on 21 March 2014 and this year will be an election year for new Council Member. The letter of nomination notice and nomination are attached for your kind perusal.
29th NSM Annual Scientific Conference, 3-4 June 2014
Improving Lives Through Public Health Nutrition
3-4 June 2014
Renaissance Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
For more info please visit:
Berita NSM - Issue 2, 2013
In many countries around the world, the rising trend of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) is cause for concern at the highest level. In Malaysia, we are no less determined to tackle NCDs at the macro and micro level, starting right at the top. The National Strategic Plan for Noncommunicable Diseases, launched by the Ministry of Health, calls for collaboration and participation of various stakeholders in combating NCDs.
Special subsidy to attend the XII International Congress on Obesity (ICO) Kuala Lumpur, 17-‐20 March 2014
In support of the hosting of the XII International Congress on Obesity (ICO) from 17-‐20 March 2014, in Kuala Lumpur, by the Malaysian Association for the Study of Obesity (MASO), the NSM Council has decided to partially sponsor the participation of several NSM members to attend the ICO 2014.
A special subsidy of RM1000 shall be provided to each successful applicant to attend the ICO 2014. It is to be noted that with this special subsidy, the NSM Council shall not be considering any application for the usual NSM Educational Grant to attend the ICO 2014.
IUNS Workshop on Capacity and Leadership development in Nutrition Sciences
12th International Congress on Obesity (ICO)
17 - 20 March 2014, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
For details please visit:
ILSI Malaysia Country Committee Seminar on Vitamin D
Berita NSM 2012
Nutrition Month Malaysia celebrated its 10th yeart by focusing on families, with the theme ‘Let’s Create Healthier Families’. See inside for more on NMM 2012’s activities, as well as a trip down memory lane to revisit the highlights of NMM over the decade.
Download Berita NSM 2012
28 Annual Scientific Conference of NSM
Download abstract and programme book and photographs from:
Tribue to the late Nevin Scrimshaw
Nevin Scrimshaw, prioneer in nutrition, dies at 95. NSM sadly feels the loss of an icon in nutrition
Diabetes & Complications Symposiums
NADI is organising the "Diabetes & Complications" scheduled to be held from 17-19th May 2013 at Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur.
Second Announcement - International Functional Food Conference 2013 (IFFC 2013)
School of Biosciences, Taylor’s University (Lakeside Campus) Malaysia in association with the Swedish South Asian Network on Fermented Foods (SASNET), will be hosting the International Functional Food Conference on 18-20 August 2013 at Cyberview Resort & Spa, Cyberjaya, Malaysia.
28th Annual General Meeting of NSM
The 28th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Nutrition Society of Malaysia will be held on 26 March 2013. The AGM notice for your kind attention.
NNI Young Researcher Award
The Objective of Nestle Nutrition Institute Young Researcher Award is to provide awards to young researchers in the field of maternal and paediatric health & nutrition for advancement of research in these areas, to impact on the health of Malaysian pregnant & lactating women and children in the future.
Feedback to the Allied Health Profession Bill
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.
Feeding the Future Malaysia
Scientific Seminar on the Updates of Food Consumption of Young Children: Implications for Future Guidelines and Actions
Date: 26 September 2012
Time: 12.30 - 5.00 pm
Venue: Hilton Kuala Lumpur, Ballroom C, Level 6, 3 Jalan Stesen Sentral, Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50470 Kuala Lumpur
World Diabetes Day (WDD) Walkathon & 10KM Fun Run 2012
Every year on November 14, World Diabetes Day has brought people together to raise awareness and bring the diabetes epidemic into the public spotlight. As part of MEMS commitment towards improved diabetes care, we are organizing “World Diabetes Day (WDD) Walkathon & 10KM Fun Run 2012” on 11 Nov 2012 (Sunday) at Dataran Merdeka, Kuala Lumpur. It is organised with the collaborative effort and support of the respective diabetes care societies and corporate companies.
Micronutrient Fortification of Food - a Scientific and Regulatory update
6th Scientiic Seminar
10 October 2012
Crowne Plaza Mutiara Hotel
Jalan Sultan Ismail, Kuala Lumpur
Conference on Non-Communicable Diseases: The Role of Diet and Physical Activity in Combating NCDs
First Announcement & Call for Abstracts
Theme : Multi-Stakeholders Strategic Partnership
26 – 27 March 2013
Renaissance Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
FINEST Food Symposium & Exhibition 2012
10 & 11 July 2012 (Tue & Wed)
Matrix Theatre @ Biopolis, Level 4
Food Claims: Truth and Myth : Regional Symposium 2012
Nutrition Labeling, Claims and Communication Strategies
August 29-30, 2012
Imperial Queen’s Park Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand
First Announcement 1st Asia Pacific Food Innovation And Analysis Conference Incorporating the 13th Government Food Analysts Conference (13th GFAC)
Date: 15th to 17th April, 2013
Venue: Perth, Western Australia
Health Minister conferred honorary member of the Nutrition Society of Malaysia
HEALTH Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai was recently conferred honorary member of the Nutrition Society of Malaysia.The society's president Dr Tee E. Siang said Liow was recognised as an honorary member of the society because of his many years of contributions to the field of nutrition.
9th Allied Health Scientific Conference
The 9th Allied Health Scientific Conference provides great opportunities for the meet-up of Medical & Health Professionals including Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) to present scientific papers and be updated on new research findings, share knowledge, innovations and skills. The Allied Health Professionals are categorised into three main groups namely clinical, laboratory and public health-based.
Intention to bid and host the International Congress of Nutrition – ICN 2021
Excerpt from the minutes of the 27th Annual General Meeting of the Nutrition Society of Malaysia, 23 March 2012.
IUNS 20th International Congress of Nutrition
September 15th to 20th, 2013
Allied Health Profession Bill – Registered Nutritionists
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.
Download: Draft Code of Professional Conduct | CPD Programme
4th Annual Diabetic Foot Symposium/Workshop & Trade Exhibition
Date: May 11-13, 2012
Venue: Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Organisation Type: Non-Profit Organisation
Download: Final Announcement | Registration | Hotel Accommodation | Reservation at Hotel Istana
Nutrition Month Malaysia (NMM) 2012
Come and join us now to create healthier families!
NMM,the country’s biggest and most widely known nutrition event is celebrating their 10th Anniversary in April 2012. This year, the focus is on the topic of family nutrition under the theme ‘Lets Create Healthier Families’. We aim to promote healthy living and combat non communicable diseases through dynamic nutritioned ucational programmes. Let’s take a peek at what we have this April.
NSM Publication Prize Announcements
NSM Scientific Update 1/2012
The Fifth Taste, Umami
by Dr Alexander Bachmanov
(Monell Chemical Senses Center, USA)
Date: March 23, 2012
Venue: Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
Time: 6.00 - 6.30 pm Registration
6.30 pm - Lecture
8.00 pm - Dinner