Page updated 16th March March 2021.

Dietitians Unite is now a VIRTUAL ONLY conference on Friday 21st May 2021.
If you purchased a ticket for the original Melbourne event, your ticket will automatically be transferred to virtual.

 

Clear your diaries on Friday 21 May 2021 for our BEST DAY of the year. We’re bringing together dietitians and nutritionists from around Australia and the world to unite and showcase leadership and innovations via cyberspace. Our virtual Dietitians Unite won’t be anything short of inspiring – we are doing our very best to pack as much Dietitians Unite magic as we can muster into the event. You’ll get to hear from our incredible speakers AND you’ll get access to the recordings of the clinical, business and gut health streams to re-watch after the live eventPlease note there will not be a recording of our opening speaker (Sam Bloom) or closing speaker (Ben Crowe), as per their wishes. 

 

Cost
  • Early bird ticket – $239 + GST (ends 29 Mar 2021)
  • After early-bird ticket – $289 + GST
  • Student ticket – $199 + GST

 

PROGRAM

 

NOTE: If you registered for the Managing metabolic health through the microbiome seminar, supported by Microba, your registration has automatically been transferred to the Taste: the forgotten message to enjoy a variety of vegetables and mushrooms breakfast. Microba will be bringing you their content via a separate educational opportunity in the near future. Stay tuned for more information.

 

Click here to read more about our speakers

 

Food Tour

Straight To The Source workshop: At this point, Straight To The Source is going ahead with their fermentation workshop on Saturday 22nd May. They will be in touch closer to the date.

 

Condition of Entry:
It is a condition of entry to Dietitians Unite that you may be photographed or filmed at the event, and that your image may be used on promotional material for future events.

Refund policy:
There will be no refunds after 23 Apr 2021.

 

Supported by…

 

 

The a2 Milk Company: Get up to date on the latest research behind a2 Milk™ with The a2 Milk Company’s Health Professional’s Guide to a2 Milk™. What’s included: What is a2 Milk™, The benefits of a2 Milk™, How a2 Milk™ was discovered, The science behind a2 Milk™ and How to introduce a2 Milk™.

 

Abbott: Abbott Nutrition has been developing science-based nutrition products since 1964. Their specialty nutritional products can help people achieve their unique nutritional goals, whether that’s rebuilding muscle and strength or recovering from illness. This year, Abbott Nutrition ANZ are proud to launch their newest innovation Ensure Plus Strength* (CaHMB, protein, vitamin D and Calcium). Food for special medical purposes  – use under medical supervision. ANZ.2021.13223.AND.1 (v1.0)

 

Arnott’s Vita-Weat: Arnott’s Vita-Weat crispbreads are the natural way to snack. Made with 100% Australian whole grains, they provide a source of fibre and vitamin B3. Taste the grainy goodness and layer on your favourite topping for a healthy snack with a delicious crunch. To find out more, head to the Arnott’s website.

 

Australian Mushrooms: Want to know more about Australian mushrooms and why you should be recommending them? Australian Mushrooms have conducted the world’s first systematic review on Australia’s most popular fungi to investigate its bioactive components and health benefits. If you’re hungry for some more fungi facts discover them here!

 

Avanos: Avanos is a medical device company dedicated to getting patients back to the things that matter. Avanos’ focus to deliver easy and reliable solutions helps improve patient outcomes and quality of life. Their trusted clinical solutions are used more often than any other in the world including their pioneering MIC-KEY* low-profile balloon-retained gastrostomy feeding tube.

 

Be Fit Food: Be Fit Food believe that food is the first medicine – their ultimate goal is to help Australians ‘eat themselves better’. Backed by the CSIRO, Be Fit Food use industry-leading science to design and create recipes and programs (conveniently snap frozen) that deliver long-term health change.

 

Biostime Nutrition: Biostime Nutrition is committed to the future of infant nutrition through nature and science with a commitment to quality and safety. They support the Biostime Institute of Nutrition Care (BINC), an international collaboration of medical professionals, dietitians, food scientists & microbiologists dedicated to paediatric science. Since its inception in 2015, BINC associated have studied advancements in maternal and child health, driving the next generation of infant nutrition.

 

Birds Eye and Edgell: We all know vegetables are good for you, but less than 8% of Aussies enjoy 5 serves of vegetables a day. To support your gut, heart, immunity & eyesight, fill to ½ of your plate with your favourite Birds Eye & Edgell vegies & legumes. Stuck for inspiration? Click here!

 

B. Braun: B.Braun are a medical technology company headquartered in Germany with a long tradition of innovation within the clinical nutrition market. As a leading supplier of enteral and parenteral nutrition globally, B.Braun are excited to be launching new concepts in clinical nutrition and are pleased to announce that Remune™, a targeted medical nutrition supplement for cachexia is now available in Australia. Click here to learn more about B.Braun. Click here to learn more about Remune.

 

Carman’s: For close to 30 years, Carman’s Kitchen has been committed to creating delicious breakfast and snacking products with the brand ethos of real food, made with real passion. Using the very best ingredients the Carman’s range has something for all dietary preferences and requirements, including the brands first foray into the cereal aisle with the launch of their new Goodness & Grains range.

 

CBORD: CBORD is the leading provider of software and consulting for healthcare food and nutrition services. CBORD provides innovative solutions such as room service, bedside or patient-directed meal ordering, dietary intake tracking and malnutrition management with the result being enhanced patient care, improved efficiencies, and cost savings.

 

Cobram Estate and Wellgrove: Grown right here in Australia, Cobram Estate Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Wellgrove Olive Leaf Extract are premium olive products, with well-researched benefits for our health and wellbeing. Visit the Cobram Estate and Wellgrove Healthcare Professional Websites for Education and Resources on the olive super tree.

 

The Culture Co: The Culture Co are passionate about gut health. They create products that will give you a good gut feeling by ensuring that all their products contain ingredients that are scientifically proven and backed by research, to provide real health benefits. There are over 1 billion probiotics (B. Lactis) per serve in The Culture Co Probiotic Kefir, which support gut health by improving regularity in adults, as part of a healthy balanced diet.

 

Delegate: Delegate is a complete Food Management Software Solution. An innovative solution incorporating recipe and menu control, purchasing & inventory, Patient meal ordering, clinical nutrition, retail, central production & bulk catering. Delegate has created a powerful, intuitive, Enterprise Software Suite designed exclusively to streamline the complex day to day tasks of Food and Nutrition services.

 

Delical: Now Launching in Australia, Delical Oral Nutritional Supplements for the dietary management of, or risk of Malnutrition and Dysphagia. GREAT TASTE, WIDE RANGE. Delical Fruity, Concentrate and Milky Drinks including favourites Vanilla, Chocolate & Strawberry as well as exciting new flavours; Red Berries, Peach Apricot, Coffee, Caramel and Natural. Food for Special Medical Purposes. Use under medical supervision. More Information coming soon.

 

Flavour Creations: Flavour Creations, an Australian owned company, is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life through its constant pursuit of ground-breaking dysphagia and nutritional products. For over 24 years, Flavours’ range of delicious thickened drinks, high quality thickeners and advanced supplements continues to improve mealtime experiences, restore dignity, encourage independence and puts the fun back into dining.

 

Fresubin: With their philosophy of “caring for life”, Fresenius Kabi is committed to putting essential and diverse enteral nutrition solutions in the hands of people who care for patients. The Fresubin range encompasses tube feeds, ONS, pumps and medical devices which supports your patient’s complete nutrition needs. Learn more: www.fresubin.com.au and www.strengthHEN.com.au

 

Great Ideas in Nutrition: Amanda Clark, Adv APD is the creator of Portion Perfection, a practical set of tools for managing portion size for weight control. The kit includes options for home or on the go, bariatric and standard weight loss for men, women and children. Includes a pictorial meal guide to enhance client understanding. Learn more: https://www.greatideas.net.au/dietitianskit

 

Lakanto: Lakanto Monkfruit Sweetener wins ‘Product of the Year’ for 2021 in the Natural Sweetener category. Passionate about helping Australians to reduce their sugar intake, Lakanto can be used anywhere you would use sugar, with 93% less calories and no bitter aftertaste. Products are Vegan, Gluten Free, Diabetic Friendly, and Low Carb. Click HERE for your choice of free samples and further info about the brand.

 

Nutricia: Nutricia pioneers nutritional discoveries that help people live longer and healthier lives. Building on more than 40 years of nutritional research and innovation. Nutricia products offer nutritional support for some of the world’s biggest health challenges such as food allergy, malnutrition, cancer treatment, stroke and early stages of Alzheimer’s Disease.

 

Precise: The Precise & Enprocal brand is owned by Trisco Foods, an Australian company operating since 1875. ENPROCAL is a new generation food supplement, based on whey protein, that provides concentrated nutrition to improve everyday healthy living for everyone. ENPROCAL provides all the ENergy, PROtein and CALcium required to enhance general health and wellbeing.

 

SPC: SPC ProVital provides nutritious, delicious, expertly formulated puree and diced fruit snacks and juices designed to address specific health requirements for energy, protein, and fibre to support your life with vitality and good health.

 

Table of Plenty: Table of Plenty was founded by Kate and Tal Weiss, after the birth of their daughter Amy who was born with a rare genetic disability. The company strive to follow the tenents of a life of plenty, being nourishing yourself for life with good food, counting your blessings and sharing this with others. Table of Plenty was created from this experience of finding purpose through the creation of nourishing food and business that inspires and helps others.

 

True Protein: True Protein works hard to create premium natural supplements that deliver results without compromise on taste or quality. Their products are formulated in consultation with an advisory board of respected sports dietitians, nutrition experts and fitness professionals to deliver pure supplements supported by science.

 

Uncle Tobys: Uncle Tobys have a range of delicious and nutritious muesli bars, all with a 4 Health Star Rating and a source of whole grain and fibre. Suitable for the lunch box or a tasty and wholesome snack to enjoy on the go. Check out the range at www.uncletobys.com.au.

 

Yakult: Looking to learn more about probiotics and gut health? Visit Yakult Australia’s health professional website, Yakult Knowledge, for assessed CPD opportunities, including videos and evidence-based resources on probiotic fundamentals, athletes, mental health and much more. Find health professional and client resources at: https://www.yakultknowledge.com.au/. Ask Yakult questions at: http://m.me/yakultaustralia.