Nutrition Society of Malaysia

35th Scientific Conference

Together Towards Optimal Nutrition

24 - 25 November, 2020

via GoToWebinar Online Platform

Conference Goal

There is ample evidence that the prevalence of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and their associated risk factors have been increasing in the past decades and now have reached alarming levels. Undernutrition persists among selected groups. Several policies and action plans have been implemented to tackle the double burden of malnutrition in the country, especially the NPANM III (2016-2025). However, there have been challenges in implementing some of the identified strategies, the main ones being lack of inter-sectorial and multi-stakeholder coordination, financial shortfall and lack of human resource capacity.

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Tentative Plenary Lectures / Symposium Topics

  • Maternal, Infant and Young Child Nutrition
  • School Child and Adolescent Nutrition
  • Food Environment, Food Security and Technological Approaches in Nutrition
  • Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviour
  • Functional Ingredients
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Announcement & Call for Abstract
NSM Conference 2020 New Abstract Submission Deadline
* Updated on 19th Oct 2020
UPDATE: Abstract submission deadline for poster presentation has been extended until 23rd October 2020.

Call for Abstracts

Members of the Society who are interested to participate in the symposia or poster sessions are invited to submit an abstract of their paper (200-300 words in MS Word format). Do not miss the chance to share your experience and research with colleagues and experts in this field.

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24 - 25 Nov