Vietnam Nutrition Association (VINUTAS)
- The Vietnam Nutrition Association (VINUTAS) represents the national family of nutritional scientists of Vietnam. VINUTAS is member of Vietnam Medical Association (VMA), as well as Federation of Asian Nutrition Societies (FANS) and International Union of Nutrition Sciences (IUNS). Since June 2014, VINUTAS has been member of The South-east Asia Public Health Nutrition Network (SEA-PHN network) which aims for a more effective implementation of public health nutrition measures to improve nutritional well being of populations in the region.
- VINUTAS includes 5 sub-associations which are Community Nutrition, Pediatric Nutrition, Clinical Nutrition, Food and Nutrition, and Dietetic Nutrition. Members of the society are working mainly in health sector such as public health nutrition, clinical nutrition, food hygiene and food safety and other sectors related to nutrition as agriculture, food technology, food trade and education.
- The Vietnam Nutrition Association works closely with the National Institute of Nutrition (national nutrition focal point) and relative institutions in implementing the national strategy for nutrition 2011-2020 by appropriate and effective interventions and by promoting the healthy diet and life style for Vietnamese people with the vision toward 2030.
|President||: A/Prof Pham Ngoc Khai
|Vice-President||: Dr. Do Thi Ngoc Diep
|General Secretary||: Mr. Tu Ngu M.D., Ph.D.