Department of Nutritional Sciences Alumni Association Career Night

The Department of Nutritional Sciences Alumni Association Invites You to a Career Night

Nutritional Sciences alumni working in academia, the private sector and a government agency, will provide insights into the journey of how they got the great careers they have now. Anyone thinking about careers following their nutritional sciences degrees or would like to re-connect with fellow alumni are welcome.

Join us at 6:15 pm for a career panel hosted by Nutritional Sciences Alumni Association President, Laura Pasut. Networking reception with light refreshments to follow.

  • David Ma – Professor and University Research Leadership Chair, Human Health & Nutritional Sciences, Guelph University
  • Andrea Papamandjaris – Head, North American Medical Affairs and Canadian Medical and Scientific Unit, Nestle Nutrition
  • Candace Aqui – Registered Dietitian and Nutrition Resource Centre Program Consultant

Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019
Time: 6:15 PM to 8:15 PM
Location: Medical Sciences Building
Medical Sciences Building, Room 2172
1 King’s College Circle
ON M5S 1A8
Primary contact: Karen Lee (kare.lee at
Please register here.

Meet & Greet with Edna Park Keynote Speaker

Join us at the Meet & Greet with this year’s Edna Park Lecture keynote speaker, Dr. Connie Weaver. The Meet and Greet will take place several hours before the lecture, on Nov. 8th from 3:30 to 4:30 pm at MSB 5254.

Dr. Weaver’s research interests include mineral bioavailability, calcium metabolism, and bone and cardiovascular health. The title of her lecture is “The Role of Diet in Preventing Osteoporosis.”

Please let your lab-mates know about this exciting opportunity!

If you plan to come, please let us know as refreshments will be provided at the Meet & Greet.

FacMed Halloween Party

Halloween 2018

The departments of MBP, LMP, Biochemistry, Immunology, and Nutritional Sciences are bringing you a Halloween dance party that you’ll never forget — or rather, if you do it right, you will. Yes yes, we know it’s a Wednesday, but it’s HALLOWEEN NIGHT. So cut holes in your bedsheets, dust off your brooms, and join your fellow FacMed students on the cobweb-filled dance floor.

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