Message from the Conference Chair, CyDNA President

Dear Dietitians, Nutritionists and Health Professionals,

We hope this message finds you in good health and high spirits. On behalf of the organizing committee, we are delighted to extend our warmest invitation to you for the upcoming 12th International Dietetic and Nutrition Conference in Cyprus with the theme ‘Excellence in Nutrition and Dietetics Research and Practice”.

Dates: 1 – 3 December 2023, Location: Hilton Nicosia Hotel, Nicosia Cyprus

As a valued professional in the field of dietetics, your expertise and contribution are invaluable to our conference. We have curated a dynamic program that encompasses the latest advancements, trends, and research in nutrition and its impact on health.

This conference will provide a unique platform for industry professionals, researchers, educators, and practitioners to connect, exchange ideas, and collaborate towards creating a healthier world. Through a series of insightful keynote presentations, engaging panel discussions, interactive workshops, and poster sessions, we aim to foster an environment of knowledge-sharing and innovation.

10 Key Conference Highlights:

  1. Distinguished Speakers: We have invited renowned experts from around the globe who will share their expertise and insights on various aspects of dietetics and nutrition.
  2. Thought-Provoking Sessions: Engage in thought-provoking discussions on emerging trends, evidence-based practices, and the role of nutrition in disease prevention and management.
  3. Networking Opportunities: Connect with like-minded professionals and build valuable relationships that can enhance your career and research endeavours.
  4. Cutting-Edge Research: Learn about the latest scientific discoveries and research findings that are shaping the field of dietetics.
  5. Exhibitions and Demonstrations: Explore the latest products, technologies, and innovations in the nutrition industry through our dedicated exhibition area.
  6. Continuing Education (CME/CPD): Earn continuing education credits by attending accredited sessions, which will contribute to your professional development.
  7. Collaboration with Cyprus Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (CySPEN) for 2 LLL’s, the Cyprus Atherosclerosis Society and the Cyprus Foundation of Eating Disorders (MAZI) for educational session with certification.
  8. (i)Competition among the participants on the write up of fairy tale about children nutrition with a price.
    (ii) Presentation of framed pictures with Cypriots sceneries offered by a Cypriot  academic and  photographer for raffles.
  9. All presenting authors of accepted abstracts (for oral and poster presentation) will participate voluntarily in the “CyDNA Best Poster Award” competition (participants may not enter the competition per their desire). The price will be announced to the conference.
  10. Offer of e-book, proceedings of the conference with an ISBN including the abstracts of the presenters and the abstracts of the posters and oral presentations.

We encourage you to submit an abstract for oral or poster presentation, allowing you to share your research findings, case studies, or innovative practices with a diverse audience. The submission guidelines and deadlines can be found on our conference website.

Early bird registration is now open, offering a discounted rate for a limited time. By registering early, you secure your spot and ensure you benefit from all the conference has to offer. For more details on registration, program updates, and other relevant information, please visit our conference website

We sincerely hope you will join us at this prestigious event and contribute to the success of the 12th Cyprus Dietetic and Nutrition Association (CyDNA) Conference with International participation. Together, let us make a positive impact on the lives of individuals and communities by harnessing the power of nutrition.

Should you have any questions or require further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact our dedicated conference secretariat TOPKINISIS.

Thank you for your attention, and we look forward to welcoming you to the Dietetic and Nutrition Conference – “Excellence in Nutrition and Dietetics Research and Practice”.

Best regards,

Dr Eleni Andreou, RDN

Chair of the Organizing/Scientific Committee

President of CyDNA