maine nutrition council

Our Mission

The Maine Nutrition Council promotes the mission of its founders – to contribute to the health and well-being of Maine citizens through education, research and advocacy.

Events & Conferences

  • 28

    Sep 2017

    Educational Event: Dempsey Center

    29 Lowell St, 5th Floor, Lewiston, ME 04240 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


    Save The Date for our Fall Educational Event at the Dempsey Center!

    Founded in Lewiston, Maine, the Dempsey Center offers a vibrant and compassionate environment where an interdisciplinary team of oncology professionals improve the healing experience for those impacted by cancer.

    Members will get a tour of the Dempsey Center and learn about their nutrition program.

    Following the educational event there will be a board meeting from 1-3pm.

  • 12

    May 2017

    Educational Event: Graduate Student Presentations

    Bumps Room, Memorial Union, University of Maine, Orono, Maine 04469

    Please join us to hear presentations from three UMaine Graduate Students. The event will take place from 10am-12pm on Friday, May 12th in the Bumps Room at the Memorial Union on the UMaine Campus in Orono.

    Presentations include:
    Marissa Rublee - Using Nutrition Education at a Maine Food Pantry Impacts Food-Related Behavior of Participants
    Bri Fortin - Behavior, Attitude, and Knowledge Changes After Youth Participation in the 4th H for Health Challenge Curriculum
    Amber Ellwell - Consumer Acceptability and Bioanalysis of Cold Hardy Plums 

    Please RSVP to attend our May Educational Event, contact Kelsey Fortin via email or phone (207) 418-8417. 

    This event is FREE for members. Non-members can attend for $15 which includes dues and membership for the rest of the year to attend our other educational events and our conference at a reduced rate!
    Lunch and a board meeting will follow the event from 1-3pm in the same room. If you're interested in joining our board, please consider staying for the meeting.


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Fall Educational Event at the Dempsey Center in Lewiston

Save the Date!

June 15, 2017

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