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Volume 1, Issue 2                                                                                        Fall 2012
The INFormer
News and Updates from the
Nevin Scrimshaw International Nutrition Foundation
Dear friend of INF,

Welcome to the second issue of the INFormer e-newsletter!  In this newsletter:
  • Our President Ricardo Uauy won a prestigeous award in his home country of Chile
  • You can learn about a day in the life of Dr. Noel Solomons
  • Learn the latest news on the INF Fellowship program and Food and Nutrition Bulletin
  • INF celebrates its 30th anniversary this year 
As always, if you have any news to share, send an email to or post it on our Facebook page.

Best wishes,

INF President Wins National Award

IRUawardNF President, Professor Ricardo Uauy, was awarded the National Award for Applied Science and Technology by the Chiliean Ministry of Education in August for his part in shaping public policy and public health nutrition in Chile.

Congratulations Professor Uauy!

Click here to read more.

A Day in the Life of Dr. Solomons

NSolomonsA new profile of Dr. Noel Solomons, director of the Center for Studies of Sensory Impairment, Aging and Metabolism (CESSIAM), appears in the latest issue of Sight and Life Magazine.

Click here to read the article.

INF Fellowships News

INF has awarded short-term fellowships to the following upcoming international nutrition conferences and workshops:

Stay tuned for stories and photos from the fellows!

Food and Nutrition Bulletin

September Issues Available!

FNB_shadowThe September regular and supplement issues of the Food and Nutrition Bulletin (FNB) are now available online to subscribers.

If you're not a subscriber, learn how you or your institution can subscribe here. If you are in a developing country institution, you may be eligible for a FREE subscription! Find out more here.

The September 2011 and previous issues are now available for free as open access.

INF Celebrates 30 Years

It's hard to believe Prof. Scrimshaw started INF 30 years ago in 1982! Since then, INF has awarded over 500 fellowships, continued to publish the FNB and supported nutrition research around the world.

You can support INF and Prof. Scrimshaw's vision for another 30 years and beyond by making an online, tax-deductible donation right on our website.
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