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The Canadian Advisory Committee aims to enhance communication and collaboration between ILSI North America and science programs and experts in Canada.

Why is this work valuable?

Collaboration between Canadian and American experts is needed to successfully address nutrition and food safety issues facing North Americans. The Canadian Advisory Committee leverages technical expertise and resources across borders to facilitate timely, high-quality science. 

8th Annual Food for Health Workshop

The Canadian Diet: An Opportunity for Improved Health via our Food System

The 8th annual Food for Health workshop, co-hosted by the Canadian Nutrition Society and ILSI North America, explored what a Canadian diet could and should look like, linkages between health and agriculture, and balancing dietary patterns and personalized nutrition in guidance. The workshop featured seven speakers from academia, government and industry.

INDUSTRY-AT-LARGE MEMBERS
Tristin Brisbois, PhD, PepsiCo, Inc.
Chris Marinangeli, PhD, Pulse Canada

SCIENTIFIC ADVISORS
Robert Bertolo, PhD, Memorial Univ. of Newfoundland
Harvey Anderson, PhD, University of Toronto
Stephanie Atkinson, PhD, McMaster University
Catherine Field, PhD, University of Alberta
James House, PhD, University of Manitoba
David Kitts, PhD, University of British Columbia
Benoit Lamarche, PhD, University of Laval
Rickey Yada, PhD, University of British Columbia

GOVERNMENT LIAISONS
Anne Kennedy, MHSc, Agriculture and Agri Food Canada
William Yan, PhD, Health Canada

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Past Events

Food for Health Workshop 2016

Ottawa, Canada

This workshop illustrated partnerships that align food, nutrition and agriculture research agendas within and between countries.

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Food for Health Workshop

Winnipeg, Manitoba , Canada

The Food for Health Workshop is an ongoing collaboration between ILSI North America and the Canadian Nutrition Society.

Read more

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    [query_vars_changed:WP_Query:private] => 
    [thumbnails_cached] => 
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        (
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        )

    [compat_methods:WP_Query:private] => Array
        (
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            [1] => parse_tax_query
        )

)