IHNF has a new Director!

IHNF is excited to welcome its new Director, Prof. Liezl M. Atienza, RND, PhD starting March 2024. Prof. Atienza was awarded with the 2023 KKP-ST, Inc. Distinguished Achievement Award for Teaching during the 52nd Annual Convention and 3rd Scientific Conference of the KKP-ST, Inc. last November 2023. Was also awarded...

IHNF Director awarded as the Most Outstanding Nutritionist-Dietitian of the Year!

Prof. Aimee Sheree A. Barrion, RND, PhD, current Director of the Institute of Human Nutrition and Food (IHNF) was awarded the Most Outstanding Nutritionist-Dietitian of the Year by the Nutritionist Dietitians’ Association of the Philippines (NDAP) in its 69th Annual Convention held on 22 February 2024 at the Century Park...

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...

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...