Events

Find out about upcoming events on food trends, healthy living and the walnut industry.

California Walnut Board Events

Please join us for a meeting of the CWB Grades & Standards Committee on April 11, 2017. 



Takes place at California Farm Bureau Federation - 2300 River Plaza Drive, Sacramento, California,
Meeting

Other Events

Experimental Biology (EB) is an annual meeting of six societies focusing on areas such as anatomy, biochemistry, nutrition, pharmacology, and physiology. EB is open to everyone with interest in the latest research impacting life sciences.

The California Walnut Commission is organizing and sponsoring a breakfast session on replicating the landmark Prevención con Dieta Mediterránea (PREDIMED) study in the US. In “Prospects for a US/Multi-Country Replication of PREDIMED,” presenters will discuss issues related to the design and implementation of a replication trial in the United States. See below for more information and details about this session.

  • When: April 24, 2017 at 6:30-8:30am
  • Where: McCormick Place Convention Center, Room S106
  • Presenters:
    • Holly Nicastro, PhD, MPH, National Institutes of Health National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
    • David Jacobs, Jr., PhD, University of Minnesota
    • Emilio Ros, MD, PhD, FACC, CIBER Fisiopatología de la Obesidad y Nutrición, Spain
    • Penny M. Kris-Etherton, PhD, RD, Pennsylvania State University
    • Lyn M. Steffen, PhD, MPH, RD, FAHA, University of Minnesota

To register for the event, click here.



Takes place at McCormick Place Convention Center | Chicago, IL - Chicago, Illinois,
Meeting

More than 600 registered dietitians, dietetic technicians, and nutrition students will attend the California Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Conference. The California Walnut Commission will exhibit at the conference and have organized and sponsored the educational session, “The energy value of foods: Is what you see on the Nutrition Facts label what you get?” with presenter Michelle Wien, DrPH, RD, CDE, Senior Clinical Dietitian at St. Jude Medical Center, Fullerton, California.



Takes place at McClellan Convention Center, McClellan Park, CA - McClellan Park, California,
Conference