Posters & Abstracts

POSTER SESSION - CAND Annual Conference 

Deadline: Abstracts and completed forms is February 5, 2019 – 12:00 PM (noon)

Through research and education, the members of California Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics  can contribute to the body of knowledge that supports the field of dietetics  and the science of nutrition.

The California Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics invites members to submit abstracts for the Poster Session at the Annual Conference.

Conference dates & location: Riverside Convention Center | Riverside, CA April 11-13, 2019

Posters will be displayed: Friday April 12 from 10am-2pm.  The presence of the main author/or a coauthor is required between 12:30-2:00pm.

The focus of the poster session is to present to CA Academy members, updated, high quality engaging information about research studies or reports of programs and projects. Topics should be of varied and practical interest in the areas of clinical nutrition, foodservice management, community dietetics/nutrition education, dietetics education and training, and dietetics in business and industry.

Research abstracts should describe the author’s research methodology (i.e. research question, design, and statistical analysis); the results and most important findings; and the conclusions.

Project or program report abstracts should describe the research question, the purpose and characteristics of the program/tool; the theory upon which it is based; the setting in which it is used, characteristics of the target audience; how the program/tool is evaluated; research analysis plan, results and conclusions.

At this time, literature research studies and projects are not being accepted for poster sessions.

All members of CA Academy, including students and interns, are encouraged to submit abstracts for consideration.  Access application here.