International Union of Nutritional Sciences
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The International Union of Nutritional Sciences (IUNS) is an international non-governmental organization established in 1948 to devote the advancement of nutrition. Since its 1948 foundation, the membership has grown to include 83 national adhering bodies and 15 affiliations.
IUNS International Congresses
|Year||City||Country||Number of Delegates||Countries attending|
|1960||Washington, D.C.||United States||2000||65|
|1978||Rio de Janeiro||Brazil||3500||92|
|1981||San Diego||United States||2500||83|
|2013||Granada - scheduled for September 15 - 20||Spain|
The council consists of the President, President-Elect, Vice-President, Secretary-General, Treasurer, Immediate Past-President, and six Members-At-Large. IUNS's current council consists of the following: - President: Ibrahim Elmadfa of Austria; - Vice President: Linday Allen USA; - President Elect: Anna Lartey of Ghana; - Secretary General: Rekia Belahsen Morocco; - Treasurer: Suzanne Murphy USA; - Immediate Past-President: Ricardo Uauy Chile; - Immediate Past Secretary General: Osman Galal USA; - Member: Malgorzata Schlegel-Zawadska Poland; - Member: Emorn Wasantwisut Thailand; - Member: Godwin D. Ndossi Tanzania; - Member: V. Prakash India; - Member: Xiaoguang Yang China; - Member: J. Alfredo Martinez Spain
IUNS is registered in Vienna, Austria.
IUNS; c/o Kenes International; De Ruyterkade 7; 1013 AA Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Tel: +31-20-7630102