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The 7th International Congress on Vegetarian Nutrition

was held on Monday, February 26 through Wednesday, February 28, 2018. View a recap of the event below.
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The 7th International Congress on Vegetarian Nutrition was held on the campus of Loma Linda University with over 750 people in attendance coming from 36 countries. We welcomed international scientists, physicians, nutritionists, dietitians and other health professionals to showcase the latest advances from basic science, epidemiology clinical trials in vegetarian nutrition. The congress theme was “Plant-based Nutrition for Personal, Population and Planetary Health.”


Proceedings of the congress are now available for free in Advances in Nutrition. Find a convenient link to the right or at the top of this page.


Recordings of each session are now available for each of the plenary lectures and the symposiums. Some of symposiums end with a panel discussion, some with Q&A. All the videos are available for free at Vimeo and can be accessed through the link to the right. Share these with your students, your clients, with friends and family.


The International Congress on Vegetarian Nutrition is held every five years with our next one scheduled in 2023. If you have not attended a previous congress and would like to be sent a “Save the Date” notification, please use the contact form and ask to be placed on our mailing list.