The award recognises early-career nutrition scientists, whether working in academia, policy or industry, who show great potential to be future leaders in the field. Applications are welcome from any country. Applicants are required to complete an application form and submit an abstract that could be turned into a mini-review describing an emerging area of human… Read more »




World Obesity Day World Obesity Day is a global event, held annually on March 4 to bring people together to raise awareness and increase knowledge about obesity and the many other diseases on which it impacts. Aligned Worldwide The European Association for the Study of Obesity (EASO) and the European Coalition for People Living with… Read more »


Application deadlines are approaching for these opportunities for early career nutritionists from EASO. Early Career Network Winter School in Napoli, Italy ‘Hot Topics in Obesity’ Application Deadline – December 29th, 2021 EASO Early Career Awards Application Deadline – January 31st, 2022 Early Career Network Awards in Basic Science, Clinical Research, Public Health and Childhood Obesity… Read more »


Obesity is recognised as one of Europe’s priority health challenges, however specialised obesity services are not widely available and obesity treatment and care can therefore vary enormously across European regions.  The EASO COMs Exchange and Mentoring Programme provides a solution by supporting the establishment of new centres that improve access to and delivery of quality, multi-disciplinary care.… Read more »


As part of the planned updating of WHO guidance on complementary feeding, the FAO Nutrition and Food Systems Division (ESN) and the WHO Department of Nutrition for Health and Development (NHD) are establishing an expert group on nutrient requirements which will update nutrient requirements for children aged 0 – 36 months. The first 3 nutrients… Read more »