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Sixth Biennial Championing Public Health Nutrition, Centre for Health Science and Law

Ottawa, Ontario
October 1-2, 2018

Registration now open now for our Sixth Biennial Championing Public Health Nutrition conference.   The early bird rate is still available at

We will explore front-of-pack nutrition labelling, school food, the new Canada's Food Guide, the new national food policy for Canada, health-promoting consumption taxes, and much more. 

Here are some confirmed speakers, so far:

  • Brian Cook, PhD, Senior Researcher, Health Behaviours, University of Oxford
  • Mike De Souza, Managing Editor, National Observer
  • Yoni Freedhoff, MD, Founder & Medical Director, Bariatric Medical Institute
  • Hasan Hutchinson PhD ND, Director General, Office of Nutrition Policy and Promotion, Health Canada
  • Mary R. L'Abbe, PhD, Chair, Deptartment of Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
  • Sasha McNicoll, MES, Coordinator, Canadian Coalition for Healthy School Food
  • Kim D. Raine, PhD, RD, FCAHS, Scientific Director, Centre for Health & Nutrition, University of Alberta
  • TBA, the Embassy of Finland

The early bird rate will be available at at least until the conference program is complete.