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During the academic year, there are many events Masters students can be involved in both on and off-campus. These opportunities range from networking events, research showcases and lectures.

Nutrition Research Day 

MScFN students give formal oral presentations of their research results to the university community and research partners.

Education Weeks 

In December and April of the practicum year, MScFN and DDEPT students participate in seminars and webinars presented by experts on a variety of topics relevant to dietetic practice

DC Student Networking Event 

Each November, Dietitians of Canada hosts a networking event for students at Brescia and invites dietitians from the community for round table discussions with students

South Western Ontario Networking Event 

An annual fall event for practicum students to network with over 40 Registered Dietitians and learn from speakers on a variety of topics

  • The WIRE: for graduate and postdoctoral community news and events at Western            
  • Western Graduate & Postdoctoral Studies for dates regarding the ‘Scholars to Leaders Speaker Series
  • Western Events Calendar to view upcoming events including lectures, activities, and therapy dogs (make sure to filter by Graduate Students)!