SWAN supports the introduction of the NutriScore

SWAN supports the concerns of the NGO Alliance Nutrition, Exercise, Body Weight of Public Health Switzerland and took part in the third round table of the BLV on 2 July 2019 in Bern.

Nutritional labeling (“Nährwertkennzeichnung”) – Fact sheet (German)

Étiquetage Nutritionnel – Argumentaire (français)

New SWAN-Cooperation

On 1 January 2019, SWAN and the German Association for Oecotrophologists (VDOe) declared their cooperation. This includes, that a VDOe-SWAN-combined-Membership can now be acquired.

Further Information can be found unter Cooperations and Members.

Next SWAN-Meeting:

4th Official SWAN-Meeting with paper presentation
Thursday, 29 October 2020, 05:30 p.m. in Zurich
Details and program will follow.


**Ernährung 2020 – Medizin für’s Leben:** 19. Dreiländertagung des VDOE/DGEM/BDEM (engl.: “Nutrition 2020 – Medicine for Life”)
25.-27. June 2020, Congress- and Convention-Center, Bremen, Germany
IMPORTANT: Due to COVID-19, the convention might not take place. Further information can be found on the website.
**SWAN-members may profit from a reduced fee when registering via their website.

SGE Fachtagung (engl. Expert Conference) 2020
With the topic: “Mega-Trends und ihr Einfluss auf die Ernährungszukunft” (engl.: “Mega trends and their influence on the future of nutrition”), convention will be held in German and French
IMPORTNAT: Due to the COVID-19 situation, the convention has been postponed to 2021.
Friday, 3 September 2021, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
Further information can be found on the website.


Do you have any questions or would you like to become a member of SWAN?

We are happy to answer your questions at

SWAN – SWiss Academic Nutritionists
Stuhlenstrasse 39