Thursday, July 25, 2013

THE 7th CHINESE MUSHROOM DAYS

The 7th Chinese Mushroom Days will be held
Nov 20-22, 2013
Dongcheng District, Beijing, China

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

MUSHROOMS AND HEALTH SUMMIT - SEP 9-10, 2013

WHO
The U.S. Mushroom Council invites you to the inaugural Mushrooms and Health Summit to be held in Washington D.C. on September 9-10, 2013.
This unique meeting will be a comprehensive examination of the global research that links mushrooms to today’s and future health issues.
WHAT
This is an an exciting time to learn about the growing body of evidence about mushrooms and health. The Mushrooms and Health Summit will convene the world’s top scientists, researchers and nutrition experts to present and discuss a broad range of perspectives. Presentations from experts at leading institutions throughout the world will share information about:
  • Mushrooms’ historical cultural use and unique nutrient, bioactive and mechanistic properties
  • Trends in global mushroom use, consumption and economic contribution
  • Emerging science linking mushrooms to health
  • The role of mushrooms in dietary guidance
WHERE
Mayflower Renaissance
1127 Connecticut Avenue
Washington D.C. 20036
Phone: 1-202-347-3000

A block of rooms is reserved under “Mushroom Council” until Monday, August 12.
WHEN
Monday, September 9, 2013:
        Sessions: 1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
·         Reception: 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, September 10:
·         Sessions: 8 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 
-       Lunch: 11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

REGISTRATION and COST
Visit www.mushroomhealthsummit.com to register at no cost and view the program.There is no cost to attend the Summit but you are responsible for your travel expenses .