Read our December 2017 CN article, which discusses the International Knowledge Application Network in Nutrition Project 2025 (I-KANN 25). I-KANN 25 is a joint initiative of NNEdPro with the Global Open Data initiative for Agriculture and Nutrition (GODAN), supported by the Laboratory of the Government Chemist (who manage the successful Food Authenticity Network: http://www.foodauthenticity.uk). I-KANN-25... Continue Reading →
Between 20th and 26th November 2017, NNEdPro Chairman Prof. Ray delivered lectures in Singapore, Brunei and Australia. In Singapore, Prof. Ray met with NNEdPro senior collaborator Dr Mei Yen Chen and colleagues at National University Hospital to discuss establishing a regional training hub in 2018-2019. In Brunei, Prof. Ray delivered seminars at the Jerudong Park Medical... Continue Reading →
On 11th November, Wolfson College Cambridge Fine Arts Committee and the Need for Nutrition Education/Innovation Programme (NNEdPro), via its inter-disciplinary Global Centre for Nutrition and Health in Cambridge, held an event - Spices of South Asia: a seven decades' trail. This was part of the exhibition Representing Partition: India and Pakistan at Wolfson College Cambridge.... Continue Reading →
Empowering communities through the power of nutrition education! This week we are pleased to announce that two NNEdPro teaching kitchens have been officially opened in the slums of Kolkata; empowering local communities through the power of nutrition education. These kitchens were launched with exciting live demonstrations of how the kitchens in Chetla and R G... Continue Reading →
On the 26th November the Australia and New Zealand Network will be hosting a workshop exploring nutrition in Health Professional education. Being held at the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) in Adelaide. The workshop aims to share experiences and current nutrition teaching activities in medicine, dentistry, nursing and allied health training... Continue Reading →
The NNEdPro Global Centre was awarded the 2017 International MNI (Medical Nutrition Industry) Award, announced at the European Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ESPEN) at their congress in The Hague. The award was presented to NNEdPro representatives Dr Minha Rajput-Ray and Harrison Carter on September 11th 2017 for an education project application co-sponsored by... Continue Reading →
NNEdPro was one of the numerous UK Research Institutions/Organisations to receive the Global Challenges Research Fund...
Over the next few months, in light of NNEdPro's upcoming 10th Anniversary 2018, NNEdPro Core Team members will be presenting / attending at key scientific meetings and conferences. Let us know if you will be joining us in any of those meetings. Please see where our members will be attending and do follow our activities... Continue Reading →
Food is medicine. 1 in 3 patients are at risk of malnutrition upon admission to hospital in the UK. The Canadian Malnutrition Task Force just launched an online malnutrition toolkit that encompasses resources and step-by-step suggestions on malnutrition assessment, screening, management and follow-up based on the Integrated Nutrition Pathway for Acute Care.