Tribute to Nevin Scrimshaw

The Nevin Scrimshaw International Nutrition Foundation is hosting:

Dr. Scrimshaw
Photo credit: Dominic Chavez

A Gathering in Tribute to the Life of
Nevin Scrimshaw, 1918-2013

12:00-3:00 pm, April 20, 2013
Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy
Tufts University
150 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA USA

Please join us as we share memories of Dr. Scrimshaw’s life and celebrate his accomplishments as a physician, nutrition scientist, mentor, global activist, and founder of the International Nutrition Foundation. In addition to featured participants from the world of nutrition, science and global health, Dr. Susan Scrimshaw will speak on behalf of the Scrimshaw family. There will be time for other attendees to share their thoughts and feelings as well. The Tribute will be followed by a reception with light refreshments.

Please let us know if you plan to attend by sending your RSVP to:

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