American College of Nutrition’s 56th Annual Conference

November 11-13, 2015

Translational Nutrition: Optimizing Brain Health

ACN Fall, 2015.  Join world renowned researchers and clinicians November 11-14, in Orlando, Florida.

Translational Nutrition: Optimizing Brain Health

ACN Brochure 2015 (PDF, 3.2 MB)
Exhibitor Prospectus ACN 2015 (PDF, 110 KB)

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Course Overview

Join world renowned researchers and clinicians as we learn to translate nutrition science into practice. This interactive educational event is a must-attend for anyone interested in the field of nutrition science. This year’s conference will focus on the impact of nutrition on the brain and cognitive health.

Target Audience

  • Clinicians (physicians and all nutrition-related practitioners)
  • Researchers and academicians
  • Students
  • Individuals active or interested in the nutrition field


Wednesday, November 11

  • 2pm: Symposium I—Nutrition for the Developing Brain
  • 6:30pm: Media Award Presentation: Brain Maker, David Perlmutter, MD, FACN, ABIHM
  • 7:30pm: Welcome Networking Reception

Thursday, November 12

  • 8:30am: Symposium II—The Gut/Brain Axis
  • 1pm: Symposium III—Nutrient Therapies for Health
  • 4:30pm: Symposium IV—Nutrition & the Eye
  • 4:30pm: Research Briefs—Session A: Cognition
  • 5:30pm: Research Briefs—Session B: All Topics

Friday, November 13

  • 8:30am: Symposium V—Brain Related Disorders: Nutritional Assessment & Intervention
  • 1pm: Symposium VI—Nutrition in Slowing Progression/Reversing Cognitive Dysfunction
  • 5:30pm: Certified Nutrition Specialists Meet & Greet
  • 6:30pm: President’s Celebration and Awards

Saturday, November 14 (immediately following the ACN annual conference)
Nutrition Pro 2015: Medical Nutrition Therapy in Practice
Presented by the Board for Certifcation of Nutrition Specilists
Registered ACN conference attendees are eligible for a discounted registration fee.

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Event details
Date Time
Wed, Nov 11th, 2015 - Fri, Nov 13th, 2015 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.