Monday, August 13, 2007

CHSI faculty attend seminar on food and nutrition

Two faculty members of the College of Home Science and Industry attended the 33rd Seminar Series on Food and Nutrition Researches and Science and Technology Activities at the FNRI Bldg., DOST Compound, Gen. Santos Ave., Bicutan, Taguig City on July 10-11, 2007.

Mr. Joel G. Juvinal and Ms. Geraldine G. Gantioque who are teaching Nutirition and Diatetics with Nursing Arts were among a group of nutritionists, dietitians, nutrition workers, public health practitioners, members of the academe and research organizations, nutrition allies in the medical fields, media practitioners who participated in the activity.

With the theme "Nutrisyon ng Kabataan, Mahalaga sa Kinabukasan", the activity was conducted by the Food and Nutrition Research Institute (FNRI) of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in celebration of Nutrition Month this July.

Highlights of the activity included oral and poster presentations of the food and nutrition R&D and S&T activities by FNRI-DOST and by selected undergraduate