144/153 - Eating Patterns and Dietary Intake of Infants, Toddlers and Children: Insights from Cross-Country Analysis

Organized by: Nestlé Research Center (Switzerland)
Track 3: Public Health Nutrition and Environment
Monday 16 October 17.00 - 19.00 h. Room 6

Feeding Infants and Toddlers Study (FITS) & Kids Nutrition and Health Study (KNHS): progress and implications

Chair

Dr. Johanna Dwyer

Tufts University School of Medicine. Boston. USA.


Introduction to FITS and KNHS: nutritional challenges among infants, toddlers and children in China, Mexico and US

Speaker

Dr. Alison Eldridge

Nestlé Research Center. Switzerland.


Complementary feeding and the transition to foods of the family table in China, Mexico and US

Speaker

Dr. Liya Denney

Nestlé Research Center. Switzerland.


Intake of total and added sugars among children in China, Mexico and US

Speaker

Dr. Myriam Afeiche Zehil

Nestlé Research Center. Switzerland.


The role of snacking in the diets of infants, toddlers and children in China, Mexico and US

Speaker

Dr. Emma Jacquier

Nestlé Research Center. USA.