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SENSE member Barbara Bray received an MBE for services to food and nutrition in the Queen’s Birthday Honours, 2019

Barbara Bray updatedSENSE member Barbara Bray received an MBE for services to food and nutrition in the Queen’s Birthday Honours, 2019. She is currently a director of the Oxford Farming Conference (www.ofc.org.uk) and sits on committees for both the Institute of Food Science and Technology and The Nutrition Society’s Training Academy. 

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SENSE’s founder and chair, Dr Margaret Ashwell OBE, was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Science for services to nutrition

SENSE’s founder and chair, Dr Margaret Ashwell OBE was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Science for services to nutrition by the University of Westminster in 2018. The award was made at the Royal Festival Hall in London. Margaret was delighted the day coincided with the day the RAF had their Centenary flypast up the Thames and so she and her guests got a superb view from the RFH balcony.

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Dr Laura Wyness and fellow AfN Registrants established a new monthly @AfNutr Twitter Chat

@AfNutr is a moderated twitter chat to be held once a month covering various nutrition topics relevant to AfN (Association for Nutrition) Registrants. #AfNutrChat can be used to search and follow the discussions on Twitter.

It is hoped that these chats will help evidence-based nutrition messages to be shared,

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Ms Fiona Wilcock is a contributory author to the book “The Day-by-Day Pregnancy Book”

Ms Fiona Wilcock is a contributory author to the book “The Day-by-Day Pregnancy Book” which has been published by Dorling Kindersley (D&K). She is the author on the nutrition and food content of the book and has provided comment on any dietary related material. The book provides a comprehensive look at every week of pregnancy,

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Dr Michele Sadler has authored a review “Dried Fruit and Dental Health”

Dr Michele Sadler has authored a review “Dried Fruit and Dental Health” which was published online in the International Journal of Food Sciences and Nutrition on 14th July 2016. Classed as ‘Gap Bridging Research’ the paper reviews existing studies that have investigated the effect of dried fruit on dental health,

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Celebrating SENSE’s 20th Anniversary – Paper published

Following SENSE’s very successful 20th anniversary meeting: 20 Years Back – 20 Years Forward, a paper has been written and published in the Nutrition Bulletin:

Nutrition Bulletin
© British Nutrition Foundation

Volume 41, Issue 2 Pages 99 – 190, June 2016
//onlinelibrary.wiley.com/

The presentations from the event are available on the members’ area of the SENSE website –

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SENSE sponsors Kenyan Nutrition MSc Student

SENSE is delighted to announce that it has offered a Tuition Scholarship for a 2 year MSc in Nutritional Sciences Degree Programme at Egerton University, Kenya
to Catherine Sarange Ogenche.

This followed recruitment through the university for a suitable student that fulfilled the following eligibility criteria:

Eligibility

  • Kenyan citizen with undergraduate nutrition degree from a Kenyan University,

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Celebrating SENSE’S 20th Anniversary 20 Years Back – 20 Years Forward

Following SENSE’s very successful 20th anniversary meeting: 20 Years Back – 20 Years Forward, a paper has been written and published in the Nutrition Bulletin:

Nutrition Bulletin
© British Nutrition Foundation

Volume 41, Issue 2 Pages 99 – 190, June 2016
//onlinelibrary.wiley.com/

The presentations from the event are available on the members’ area of the SENSE website –

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Dr Margaret Ashwell OBE FAfN RNutr (Public Health) was elected President for the Association for Nutrition on 1st January 2016.

Dr Margaret Ashwell said that ‘protecting the public and championing nutrition professionals who meet the high standards required to be Registered Nutritionists is (her) foremost priority as President for the Association for Nutrition (AfN).’

To read the full AfN press release: //www.associationfornutrition.org/Portals/0/Public/News&Events/AfN%20Press%20Release%207th%20December%202015%20-%20AfN%20Announces%20new%20President.pdf

For more information about AfN: //www.associationfornutrition.org/default.aspx?tabid=71

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