Themes

Set up to represent new and developing areas relating to nutrition science, the Nutrition Society themes each lead with a Theme Leader will act as a direct link between the membership and the Science Committee.  They will liaise with and represent the interests of Nutrition Society members.

The Theme Leaders are responsible for:

  • Design and develop conferences relevant to members areas of interest
  • Initiate ideas for conferences, workshops and other activities designed to promote and disseminate nutritional science
  • Liaise with the membership and represent their interests
  • Generate and provide content for the forums and blogs 
  • Facilitate where possible the responses to consultations (closed and public) and write articles for the Society's Gazette
  • Coordinate provision of expert opinion on Original Communications related to a Theme submitted for presentation at a Nutrition Society conference 
  • Attends conferences and training sessions specific to their theme where appropriate

Read more about each Theme below:

The Cellular and Molecular Nutrition (CMN) Theme supports and enables the application of cellular and molecular approaches to the study of nutrition...
The Public Health Nutrition (PHN) Theme supports and enables the application of public health nutrition approaches to the study of nutrition, ...
The Whole Body Metabolism (WBM) theme supports and enables the application of whole body metabolism approaches to the study of nutrition.  Including ...