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Submission deadline is January 18.


ASN is seeking the best and latest science for presentation at Nutrition 2018. With almost 100 abstract categories covering nutrition science, health, basic science, public health, psychology, environment, technology, and more, ASN's inaugural flagship meeting offers a prominent forum for showcasing original, diverse, and cutting-edge research.


All abstracts will be reviewed and scored by a team of ASN members. With the exception of abstracts submitted for protocols and methods, all abstracts must include study results. The omission of study results may result in a rejected abstract.


To submit an abstract, and for additional details about key dates, categories, guidelines and instructions, and other resources, visit The deadline for abstract submissions is January 18, 2018.


ASN awards more than $90 000 in awards and travel grants to students and young investigators annually. Presenting authors may apply for award competitions and travel funding opportunities during abstract submission. These include the following:


* Clinical Emerging Leader Award Oral Competition


* Emerging Leaders in Nutrition Science Poster Competition


* Global Nutrition Early Career Scholar Award


* Graduate Student Research Award Competition


* Mentored Poster/Platform Presenter (formerly called MARC) Travel Awards


* Postdoctoral Research Award Competition


* Student Interest Group (SIG) Travel Award


* Young Minority Investigator Oral Competition



Visit for more information about awards and travel grants.



A "from research to practice" clinical track is being planned for Nutrition 2018. Visit for complete information about the event. Check the Web site regularly as new information will be added often.


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Key Dates


Abstract submission closes January 18


Attendee registration opens January 2018


Attendee housing opens January 2018


Nutrition June 9 to 12, 2018