Membership Benefits

2014 CNS-SCN membership benefits include:

  • Preferential Rates to the CNS Annual Meeting and other regional events
    • The 2014 Annual Meeting will be held June 5 – June 7 at The Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland, St. John’s Newfoundland.
    • See CNS Calendar for other CNS regional events, i.e. One-day Conference on Advances in Carbohydrates and Fiber in Toronto, Ontario and Western Canada Nutrition Days in Edmonton. Alberta.
       
  • Eligibility for CNS-SCN Awards & Travel Grants
  • A Subscription to Two Peer-Reviewed Journals:
    • Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism (APNM) 
      Members receive online subscriptions to the APNM Journal, published six times per year.
    • Nutrition in Clinical Practice (NCP) 
      Members receive online subscriptions to NCP Journal published by ASPEN 12 times per year.
       
  • Discounted Rates to Join ESPEN
    • Discounted rates to join ESPEN (through CNS Block Membership) which includes a subscription to Clinical Nutrition
    • Ability to attend the live Life Long Learning (LLL) Sessions at the CNS Annual Meeting
    • Access to ESPEN LLL online learning.  Click here for more information.
  • CNS-SCN Website Access
    • On the Members’ Only section of the CNS website, you can access Society’s information, education, slide presentations, job postings and more.
       
  • CNS-SCN Member Communications
    • Stay up to date with regularly distributed member communications, Members’ Update and NutritionForum de Nutrition, which keep you informed of upcoming nutrition events, nutrition trends, and happenings.
       
  • Networking opportunities with nutrition scientist and health professionals (dietitians, physicians, pharmacists, nurses) in universities, health care, government and industry
     
  • Support of nutrition science and establishment of nutrition research priorities through interaction and collaboration with funding agencies. 
     
  • For Young Professionals
    • A reduced membership fee ($60 which includes a subscription to APNM and NCP).
    • Excellent opportunities to network.
    • The ability to submit abstracts for the Poster Competition (watch the CNS website for details on the abstract deadline
    • The ability to submit abstracts for the CNS Regional Conference in Toronto (check the CNs website for details)
    • Ability to submit abstracts to the CNS Annual Meeting.
    • Eligible for the same benefits as Active members
  • For student CNS-SCN members:
    • A low annual membership fee ($35.00, which includes a subscription to APNM and NCP)
    • The ability to submit abstracts for the Nestlé Nutrition Graduate Student Competition (watch the CNS website for details on the abstract deadline)
    • Excellent opportunities to network
    • Read about further student/trainee membership benefits here.

NB:  The CNS Membership Year runs January to December.

If you would like to receive the great member benefits of Canada’s leading integrative nutrition society and help shape nutrition in Canada, we encourage you to take advantage of our low annual membership fee and join today by clicking here.

 


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