All Roads Converge at the Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria - February 26-27, 2014


The much anticipated 59th Nutritionist Dietitians’ Association of the Philippines (NDAP) Annual Convention will take place February 26-27, 2014 at the Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel located in Ortigas Center, Pasig City. The theme of the convention is “We Learn, We Share, We Grow through Research” under the leadership of over-all Convention Chair Mr. Meyrick T. Principe and its President Dr. Adela Jamorabo-Ruiz. The Association has been in the thick of preparations for the past year to ensure the success of the national event.  Its scientific program presents NDAP’s first pillar which is Research. The convention promises to deliver a comprehensive program for the professional updates and renewal of the NDs to valuing the uses of research and application of new findings in the different fields of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Research Highlights the 59th NDAP Annual Convention.

Research underscores the 59th NDAP Annual Convention which will be held at Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel located in Ortigas Center, Pasig City on February 26-27, 2014 with the theme “We Learn, We Share, We Grow through Research”.

The two-day program highlights NDAP’s first pillar which is Research. The Convention brings together researchers and dietetic practitioners for a comprehensive program that is dedicated to increasing knowledge, appreciating new findings and uses of research in the different fields, stimulating research, promoting the prevention of food and diet-related ailments, and providing management of conditions with nutrition/dietetic concerns.

The convention will feature 16 speakers and plenary sessions on Nutrition, Clinical Nutrition, Foods, Public Health Nutrition, Nutrition Education and Food Service, including updates from the Board of Nutrition and Dietetics, Professional Regulation Commission.

The traditional Opening Ceremonies will have PCHRD-DOST Executive Director Dr. Jaime C. Montoya as Keynote Speaker and will be highlighted by the conferment of the 2014 NDAP Foundation CR Darby Memorial Lecture award, Outstanding Professional award at national and provincial levels to exceptional NDAP members and the Outstanding NDAP Chapter.

This activity is expected to be attended and participated in by top government and non-government officials, nutritionist-dietitians, nutrition workers, public health practitioners, entrepreneurs, nutrition allies in the medical fields and media practitioners.

For more details please contact:

NDAP Secretariat
Unit 1106 Cityland Herrera Tower
V.A. Rufino St., Salcedo Village, Makati City
Telefax (02) 8451651 Fax (02) 7533958

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