Elections 2019

The 2019-2020 NSGSA Executive Elections for the Department of Nutritional Sciences (DNS) are now open!

This is your opportunity to gain valuable leadership experience, learn more about the DNS administration and make a positive contribution to your graduate experience!


NSGSA Journal Club Jan 15

Join the NSGSA for our next journal club on Tuesday, January 15th!

We will be discussing the meta-analysis conducted by Shangguan et al on the effect of food labelling on dietary intake of nutrients and industry practices. Come out if you’re at all curious about front of pack labelling, new proposed Health Canada regulations, and how to make sense of it all!

When: Tuesday, January 15
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 pm
Where: Room 5254, Medical Science Building
Citation: Shangguan S, Afshin A, Shulkin M, Ma W, Marsden D, Smith J, Saheb-Kashaf M, Shi P, Micha R, Imamura F, Mozaffarian D; Food PRICE (Policy Review and Intervention Cost-Effectiveness) Project. A Meta-Analysis of Food Labeling Effects on Consumer Diet Behaviors and Industry Practices. Am J Prev Med. 2018 Dec 13. pii: S0749-3797(18)32357-2. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2018.09.024. [Epub ahead of print]

Access the article here.

No experience on the topic required — let’s learn together 🙂