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IUP students participate in national Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo

Posted on 10/15/2012 5:20:06 PM

Stephanie Tassone, Kiersten Brobst, and Temi ApostolarosThe Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics held its annual Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo (FNCE) October 6–9, 2012, in Philadelphia. The IUP Department of Food and Nutrition sent its own delegation to represent.

Several undergraduate and graduate students as well as faculty members made the trip to Philadelphia to attend. Four undergraduate and graduate students were chosen to participate as volunteers during the event.

Shown here are undergraduate students Stephanie Tassone and Kiersten Brobst along with graduate student Temi Apostolaros. They participated in a roundtable discussion about the future of dietetic education, credentialing, and practice with 150 invited and interested members, sponsored by the Academy’s House of Delegates.