February 7, 2014

10th Annual Nutrition Forum

Nutrition and Technology

Summa's Akron City Hospital

I would like to invite you to attend the 2014 10th Annual Nutrition Forum: Nutrition and Technology on Friday, February 7, 2014, 12:30 - 5:00 p.m. Tickets are $50. Student tickets are $15.

This program has been approved for 4 CEUs for RDs.

Online registration is now open:

This year’s speakers include

Dr. Keith Roach is the Chief Medical Officer for Enforcer eCoaching, a company dedicated to giving individuals specific daily coaching on improving diet, smoking cessation, weight loss and exercise. He will be presenting on the use of communications in the digital era as an efficient and effective way to assist individuals with healthy options.

Yaron Hadad is a co-founder of Nutrino, a nutrition application, and main blogger to detail the app’s nutritional topics. He will be presenting on apps as they relate to nutritional assistants.

Dr. Vivek Narayan is the Director of Program Management and Entrepreneurial Education at the Austen BioInnovation Institute in Akron. He will be presenting research on how technology can be used to prepare more individualized and effective nutrition models.

Dietitian Panel- Representatives from the University of Akron, Kent State University and James Madison University will talk about how technology has impacted the profession and take questions.

The 2014 Nutrition Forum is being held on the Summa campus in Akron. Location details are listed below. Click here to register:

Proceed from the Nutrition Forum go towards scholarships for students at the University of Akron. If you are not able to attend, I encourage you to help by sponsoring a student:

For any questions please contact the University of Akron Nutrition Center at 330-972-2836 or

This conference is presented by the University of Akron Nutrition & Dietetics Programs Advisory Board.

Nutrition Forum location:

Summa’s Akron City Hospital

Raymond C. Firestone Auditorium

Professional Building South

55 Arch Street

Akron, Ohio 44309

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