INDIANAPOLIS, IN: Sustainable Nutrition International (SNI), a 501c3 non-profit headquartered in Indianapolis, will receive a 2015 Indiana Innovation Award, October 15, during Centric’s Day of Innovation Conference at Butler University. Now in its fifth year, the Indiana Innovation Awards recognize individuals and organizations who lead the innovation charge in our state. Sustainable Nutrition International is… Continue reading.
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Field clinical trials conducted by Sustainable Nutrition International in 2012-14 confirmed the nutritional potency of Nutra-Iso™ formulations in remediating chronic malnutrition in infants who were exclusively breastfed by mothers consuming the bioactive nutraceutical formulations. The 2012-14 Nutra-Iso clinicals were conducted in collaboration with the Government of Guatemala. Overall, 165 lactating mothers were screened and tested… Continue reading.
Sustainable Nutrition International’s bioactive nutrition programs for remediating chronic malnutrition in infants was highlighted in the ‘Humanitarian Investor Forum’ cosponsored by Nixon Peabody and the United States Patent and Trademark Office on August 14, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. Dr. Glenn H. Sullivan, who accepted the 2013 ‘Patents for Humanity Award’ for Intermark Partners Strategic… Continue reading.
On August 1, the Drucker Institute — a social enterprise dedicated to strengthening organizations and society — announced that Sustainable Nutrition International is among 10 finalists for the 2013 Peter F. Drucker Award for Nonprofit Innovation. The winner of the $100,000 prize will be announced in September. The full list of finalists is as… Continue reading.
Darlin Norena Vasquez is from the Guatemalan village of El Calvario. Born on January 21, 2013, she was detected as suffering from “Severe Acute Malnutrition” (SAM) on March 2013. Her case was severe, but fortunately, she was young enough to be treated. Darlin weighed in at 2.1 kg (4 lb 10 ounces) when she first arrived at the clinic. In… Continue reading.
Sustainable Nutrition International has been working in Guatemala for more than a year now, providing our Nutra-Iso™ rice bran derivative formula to pregnant women, lactating mothers, and infants. We’ve addressed the dramatic results we’ve seen in children who have taken Nutra-Iso™ elsewhere on this site. But nothing demonstrates its power quite like this series of… Continue reading.
Recently, Dr. Glenn Sullivan appeared on NPR’s Sound Medicine to discuss how Sustainable Nutrition International is using its innovative rice bran supplement to address chronic malnutrition in developing countries. Listen to the segment below. Download an MP3 of the interview.
Nowhere in the western hemisphere is chronic malnutrition a bigger problem than in Central America. But a promising new technology developed by our partner, Intermark Partners Strategic Management, LLC, is already helping thousands of malnourished children in the area overcome the problem–and the United States government has taken notice. On April 11, 2013, The United… Continue reading.