144/76 - Nutritional Challenges in the Elderly

Organized by: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) (Austria)
Track 5: Nutrients and Nutritional Assessment
Thursday 19 October 11.30 - 13.30 h. Room 9 - Retiro A

Introduction to the work of the IAEA in the field of nutrition


Dr. Cornelia Loechl

PhD. International Atomic Energy Agency. Vienna. Austria

Assigned Co-Chair

Dr. Anabel Pallaro

Biochemistry. Doctor of the University of Buenos Aires in Nutrition Area. Professor and Researcher, Buenos Aires University (UBA)

See biography

Global trends in population aging


Dr. Enrique Vega Garcia

Pan American Health Organization. Washington DC. USA.

Prevalence and functional impact of sarcopenia


Dr. Eduardo Ferriolli

Department of Clinical Medicine. University of São Paulo. Ribeirão Preto. SP. Brazil.

Dietary factors contributing to sarcopenia syndrome


Dr. Heliodoro Alemán-Mateo

Center for Research in Food and Development (CIAD). Hermosillo. Mexico.

Diagnosis and prevention of muscle loss; challenges in Latin America


Dr. Carlos Diego Márquez Jara

Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology (INTA). University of Chile. Santiago. Chile.