CONGRATULATIONS BSN CLASS 2023!

Congratulations to the 39 BS Nutrition Graduates for 2nd Sem AY2022-2023! 31 members of the graduating class received Latin honors, including 18 who received cum laude and 13 who received magna cum laude. Watch the College of Human Ecology testimonials here and the UPLB 51st Commencement Exercises here. Padayon UPLB!

IHNF team-building workshop for AUN-QA Assessment

Last August 10-11, 2023, the Institute of Human Nutrition and Food, headed by its Director, Dr. Aimee Sheree A. Barrion, initiated a team-building workshop as part of its preparation for the ASEAN University Network (AUN) Quality Assurance Assessment of its BS Nutrition curricular program. The workshop was held in Lemery...

BIDANI @ 45 YEARS!

The Barangay Integrated Development Approach for Nutrition Improvement (BIDANI) Network Program will celebrate its 45th anniversary through a virtual convention where the Program's member SUCs and their partner LGUs will be sharing their experiences and best practices in implementing the BIDANI Strategy. This event will be live-streamed through BIDANI's Facebook...

FNDRC is back!

The Food, Nutrition, and Dietetics Review Course (FNDRC) is Back! The 14th Food, Nutrition, and Dietetics Review Course (FNDRC) is approaching! We know you are all excited (and nervous) so while waiting for the course, we encourage everyone to come prepared by reviewing your undergraduate topics and lessons. In the...

Dietary Intake and Physical Activity in Obesity Studies: NHANES Data Processing and Analysis

A collaboration of the Institute of Human Nutrition and Food, College of Human Ecology, University of the Philippines Los Baños and Bloomington School of Public Health. Speakers: Dr. Carmen Tekwe Associate Professor, IU Bloomington Approaches to measurement error correction in self-reported measures of dietary intake and wearable-device-based measures of physical...

IHNF Celebrates its 35th Anniversary

The Institute of Human Nutrition and Food celebrated its 35th anniversary last May 18, 2023. Dr. Aimee Sheree A. Barrion, IHNF Director stated "Celebrating the 35th anniversary of the institute can hold significant importance for the following reasons: Milestone Achievement: Reaching the 35th anniversary is a major milestone that signifies...

Nixtamalized Corn Project

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0pyZQNP8fWo In 2019, the Department of Agriculture – Bureau of Agricultural Research funded the project entitled “Development of Nixtamalized Philippine Corn for Food, Health, and Nutrition” led by Dr. Clarissa B. Juanico. The objective of this project is to maximize the nutritive values and health-promoting potentials of popular Philippine flint-type...

Nutri Clinic Opens in UPLB-THOSS

The IHNF Nutrition and Wellness Clinic was launched at the UPLB Techno-Hub and One Stop Shop (UPLB-THOSS) last February 3, 2023. It was graced by the presence of the College of Human Ecology (CHE) Dean Ricardo Sandalo, and Vice Chancellor for Administration Rolando Bello. The ribbon-cutting ceremony was led by...