Information about SCAN's PULSE
This page contains general information for the public about SCAN's PULSE. If you are a SCAN Member looking for current or past issues of PULSE or CPE questions and certificates, you will need to: Sign in to the website > Click on Professional Development > Under Member Content on the left hand side, click on SCAN's PULSE Newsletters. If you have any questions about accessing PULSE, please contact the SCAN office here.
A sample copy of The PULSE is provided below:
A PULSE subscription is an exclusive member benefit. Join SCAN now!
Subscription cost for non-SCAN members is $50 (must not be eligble for membership in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics); and $100 for institutions. The subscription will run June 1-May 31 (SCAN fiscal year). To subscribe, contact the SCAN Office at 800.249.2875 or email the SCAN Executive Director.
SCANNERS (Scientific, Concise, Authoritative, Nutrition Nuggests for Everyone's Reference Series) are periodic inserts to the PULSE. Current issues available below (posted for one year after publication date)
- Optimal Protein Intake Across the Adult Lifespan: Hope Barkoukis, PhD, RD
Guidelines for Authors
SCAN'S PULSE welcomes the submission of manuscripts to be considered for publication. In particular, PULSE is interested in receiving original research reports and review articles. Manuscripts presenting practical guidelines, case studies, and other information relevant to SCAN members are also welcome. Click here for more information on author guidelines.
Important PULSE Dates
The PULSE is published four times a year: Winter (January 10), Spring (April 1), Summer (July 1) and Fall (October 1).
Appropriate announcements will be considered for publication. Deadline for announcements:
- Fall Issue
- Winter Issue
- Spring Issue
- Summer Issue
- June 1
- Sept. 1
- Dec. 1
- Mar. 1
Mark Kern, PhD, RD, CSSD firstname.lastname@example.org
Managing Editor, PULSE
Annette Lenzi Martin email@example.com
PULSE Section Editors
Kathie Beals, PhD, RD, FACSM, CSSD firstname.lastname@example.org
Kristine Spence, MS, RD, CSSD email@example.com
Kary Woodruff, MS, RD, CSSD firstname.lastname@example.org