About this Year’s Conference


Food-Derived Natural Health Products
in Health and Disease

Virtual Conference | June 6-8 & 13-15, 2022


Featuring plenary speakers from across Canada & around the world and panel discussions addressing advances and challenges in NHP RESEARCHINDUSTRY and REGULATION

A great partnership for a fruitful joint conference


The NHP Research Society of Canada is proud to partner with the Institute of Nutrition and Functional Foods (INAF) to host its 18th annual conference on the theme of Food-Derived NHPs in Health and Disease.

NHPRS Canada


Join this virtual conference featuring plenary speakers from ACROSS CANADA & AROUND THE WORLD and panel discussions addressing advances and challenges in NATURAL HEALTH PRODUCT RESEARCH, INDUSTRY AND REGULATION.

Registration is NOW OPEN and managed by Conferium

Regular Fees

Full Event

  • Regular: $275
  • Students/Postdocs: $150

One Day

  • Regular: $175

Members NHPRS or INAF

Full Event

  • Regular Members: $150
  • Students/Postdocs Members: $150



Abstracts are invited in all areas of research on natural health products, dietary supplements, nutraceuticals, functional foods and traditional medicines.

Submitted Abstracts will be reviewed by the Planning committee, INAF and NHPRS members and Session Chairs.

Following review:

  • A selection of accepted Abstracts will be invited to present during 3-Minute Thesis session (live or recorded presentations followed by interactive questions and discussion).
  • Other accepted Abstracts will be invited to prepare a pre-recorded presentation that will be posted within asynchronous Targeted Sessions and remain accessible to participants during and three months after the conference.

Instructions for authors

Instructions for submitting final communications
Please complete all required fields and copy your abstract into the space provided.

  • Abstract should be submitted in English and no longer than 300 words.
  • Please add authors and affiliations in the order they are to appear in the abstract.
  • Please review all copied text prior to submission.
  • Please indicate whether you wish to present a poster, give an oral presentation (3MT), or are willing to do either.


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