Lebanon

Lebanese Academy for Nutrition and Dietetics
 
Contact information
Dr Nahla Hwalla
President, Lebanese Academy for Nutrition and Dietetics (LAND)
American University of Beirut
Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences
P.O.Box 11-0236 Riad El-Solh Beirut 1107 2020

Tel: 00961-1-350000 Ext. 4400
Fax: 00961-1-744460
E-mail: lebanondiet@gmail.com
Web: http://www.lebanondiet.org

Person to contact:
Nahla Hwalla
Email: nahla@aub.edu.lb
Tel: 00961-1-343002
Fax: 00961-1-744460
 
Year established :
founded in 1970 as THE LEBANESE
ASSOCIATION FOR NUTRITION AND FOOD SCIENCES, revived its activities in 1993 and change its name to Lebanese Academy for Nutrition and Dietetics (LAND) in 2011.
 
Numbers of member : 200

Executive Council
 
President : Dr Nahla Hwalla
Vice President : Mrs. Sally Sawaya
Secretary : Ms. Krystel Ouaijan
Treasurer : Dr. Maya Bassil
Accountant : Mrs. Abir Noureddine
Representative to the Government: Mrs. Sawasan Wazzan
Media Communication : Mr. Dima Timani
 
ACTIVITIES 2013-2014
  1. April 11, 2014: Election of the new Executive members.
     
  2. October 25, 2014: Brunch to launch the new website, congratulate President Hwalla on her award (The Susan Bulkeley Butler Leadership Excellence Award Established by International Breast Cancer and Nutrition (IBCN) and Purdue alumna Susan Bulkeley Butler in 2011); and Mrs. Wazzan Achievement (200 Most Powerful Arab Women 2014: Family Business).
     
  3. December 2, 2014: symposium on “Nutrition and Exercise for Health: Emerging Updates.”