Other Conferences

In addition to those meetings organised or co-sponsored by ISSFAL, other meetings likely to be of interest to ISSFAL members are also listed below on this page. If you know of meetings likely to be of interest to ISSFAL members, please e-mail the details to the ISSFAL Administrator for inclusion. Be sure to read our guidelines for ISSFAL Sponsorship.


The Health and Nutrition (H&N) Division of the  American Oil Chemists’ Society is now accepting nominations for its 2019 Awards Program. The H&N Division of AOCS is dedicated to recognizing exemplary members at various stages of their career. 

Ralph Holman Lifetime Achievement Award
Recognizes an individual who has made significant contributions to the Division’s area of interest, or whose work has resulted in major advances in health and nutrition. The award consists of a US $500 honorarium, US $1,000 travel allowance, a signed orchid print and a plaque.

New Investigator Research Award
Recognizes a young scientist who is making significant and substantial research contributions in one of the areas represented by the Health and Nutrition Division of AOCS.  The award consists of a US $1,000 honorarium and a plaque.

Nomination materials for the awards are due November 1, 2018. You do not need to be an AOCS member to be considered for the awards. Please take the time to nominate a deserving candidate for an H&N Division Award. Self-nominations are welcome and encouraged.

Best regards,

Matthew Picklo
Chair, H&N Division, American Oil Chemists’ Society
[email protected]