Friday, December 11, 2020 News
Date Monday December 14th 2020 1PM-4PM (EST) /Lundi 14 décembre 2020 13h à 16h HNE

Zoom meeting / Réunion Zoom:


Link to be sent to NHPRSC registered members / Hyperlien sera envoyé aux members de la SCRPSN inscrits



Neil Towers Award Lecture (1 pm EST) / Conférence du Prix Neil Towers (13h HNE)

Emma GUNS, PhD

Consultant, formerly Faculty member at UBC and Vancouver General Hospital

Consultante, précédemment professeure à UBC et à l’Hôpital général de Vancouver


Annual General Meeting (2 pm EST) / Assemblée générale annuelle (14h HNE)


1.      Outgoing President’s Report (Paula BROWN) / Rapport de la présidente sortante (Paula BROWN)

2.      Yearly Financial Report (Bob CHAPMAN) / Rapport financier annuel (Bob CHAPMAN)

3.      Incoming President’s Comments (Pierre HADDAD) / Commentaires du président entrant (Pierre HADDAD)

4.      Honouring NHPRS Interns / Reconnaissance des Bénévoles de la SCRPSN

5.      Introduction of current Board Members / Présentation des membres actuels du Conseil d’administration

6.      New Executive Team and BoD member nomination / Nouvelle équipe de direction et nomination de nouveaux membres au Conseil

7.      Journal of NHP Research Update and NHP Researcher Open Access Publishing Survey Results (Jeremy NG) / Mise à jour sur le “Journal of NHP Research” et resultats de l’enquête auprès des chercheurs sur les publications ouvertes (Jeremy NG)

8.      Announcement of 2021 NHPRS Annual Conference (Cory HARRIS) / Annonce de la Conférence annuelle 2021 de la SCRPSN (Cory HARRIS)

9.      Other business / Autres affaires



About the NHPRS Conference

The next NHPRS Conference will take place from May 24-27, 2020 at the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada. The theme of this year’s conference is Canada and the Global NHP Landscape and the program will feature exceptional keynote speakers addressing advances and challenges in NHP research, industry and regulation with international perspective.

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The NHPRS Mission: To promote scientifically rigorous research and education on natural health products (NHPs), develop a national multi-sector research community, and support national research priorities that enable the informed and appropriate use of NHPs.

How to Contribute

Become a Member of the Natural Health Product Research Society of Canada (NHPRS)
Membership is open to all individuals, companies and associations both Canadian and internationally who are interested in natural health products (NHPs) and NHP research. Members enjoy discounted NHPRS conference rates.

Membership Options

Submit a Manuscript to the Journal of Natural Health Product Research (JNHPR)
The JNHPR is the official journal of the NHPRS, and the world's first open access peer-reviewed journal that seeks to publish scientific articles relating to natural product health research regardless of academic discipline or methodology.

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