Nutrition After Cancer: A Conference on the Role of Diet and Cancer Survivorship
Last Modified: March 10, 2002
Conference Dates: May 8, 2002
Conference Location: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Sponsoring Group: American Institute for Cancer Research
Conference Web Page URL: www.aicr.org
Topics Covered: Specific topics include soy, flaxseed, vegetables, exercise and obesity.
Conference Objectives: This one-day conference has three important objectives:
- To provide cancer survivors with the best nutrition advice available at this time.
- To establish a dialogue with cancer survivors about their nutrition questions and concerns so as to determine where new information is needed.
- To identify key areas of research and encourage scientists to enter the field.
Who Should Attend: Cancer survivors. Although this conference is designed for a lay audience, it is appropriate for dietitians who wish to learn about current research on diet and cancer survivorship. Registered Dietitians attending this conference can earn 4 hours of continuing education.
Registration Information: Call AICR toll-free at 1-800-843-8114 and ask for extension 58.
Conference Fees: $65 per person, includes lunch
Continuing Education: Yes