Council Elections, AGM & Discourse
There are six Council/Trustee positions available for election, and we encourage all Registrants to consider nominations for these positions. Nominations must be received by noon on 23rd October. For more details please click here.
The AGM and Annual Discourse will be held on 1st December in London.
Registrants are welcome to attend both events, with non-Registrants invited to join us for the Annual Discourse.
Attendance is free, but spaces are limited and must be reserved in advance, For more details please click here.
Congratulations & Good luck
We wish to congratulate all those who have recently completed AfN Accredited Degrees.
Please click here for details on joining the register by Direct Entry.
Good luck with your job searches, and the best of luck to all those starting their AfN accredited degrees this year or returning to continue their studies.
New advice released on carbohydrates and health
Registrants welcome the publication of the Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition (SACN) report on carbohydrates and health.
To read registrants response and see how many Registered Nutritionists played a role in reviewing the evidence and developing the new intake recommendations for carbohydrates, please click here.
AfN Accredited Degree Programmes
AfN currently accredits 39 undergraduate and 24 postgraduate programmes. These courses support the development of nutritionists’ skills through the delivery of evidence-based nutrition education to a professional level. Students completing an accredited degree programme have the right to apply for direct entry at Associate level to the UKVRN, which entitles them to use the letters ANutr after their names.
Current Undergraduate Degree Accredited Programmes
Current Postgraduate Degree Accredited Programmes
AfN Certified Courses
AfN Certified Courses are ideal for individuals who deliver nutrition information to the public at level 3, 4 or 5+ on the Public Health and Skills Careers Framework and wish to update or extend their nutrition knowledge, but are not looking to train to the level required to be a registered Nutritionist.
Full listing of AfN Certified Courses
Forthcoming AfN CPD Endorsed Activities
Click here for Full listing of forthcoming AfN Endorsed CPD
Dates for Registrants
Notice is hereby given that the 7th ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Association for Nutrition will be held in London on
Tuesday 1st December 2015, starting at 1.15pm.
All AfN UKVRN Registered Nutritionists and Associate Nutritionists are invited to attend and participate. For health and safety purposes, and to assist with catering arrangements, please inform the office if you are planning to attend by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note - this meeting is not open to non-registrants.
Click here for more details regarding the meeting and the nomination/election of new Council Members/Trustees, Honorary Officers and President.