144/102 - African Graduate Nutrition Students Network (AGSNet) Symposium at ICN, 2017

Organized by: African Graduate Nutrition Students Network (AGSNet) (Africa)
Track 7: Food Culture Practices and Nutritional Education
Wednesday 18 October 11.30 - 13.30 h. Room 8 - Retiro B

Chair

Dr. Folake Samuel

PhD.Department of Human Nutrition Faculty of Public Health College of Medicine University of Ibadan. Nigeria


Graduate Nutrition Students, critical tools for reducing malnutrition in Africa

Speaker

Dr. Joseph Ashong

Coordinator AGSNet University Ghana. Ghana.


Efforts by African Nutrition Society (ANS) to meeting capacity building needs of Africa

co-Chair

Dr. Amos Laar

President African Nutrition Society (ANS). Ghana


I cannot sit here and eat alone when I know a fellow Ghanaian is suffering; we were not brought up that way”: Perceptions of food insecurity amongst Ghanaian migrants

Speaker

Hibbah Araba Osei-Kwasi

University of Sheffield. United Kingdom


Body composition in pre-pubertal Moroccan children using isotope dilution: Development and validation of bioelectrical impedance analysis equations for prediction total body water and fat-free mass

Speaker

Imane El Harchaoui

CNESTEN- Ibn Tofail University. Morocco


African Nutrition Leadership and Capacity building in Africa

Speaker

Prof. Johann Jerling

North West University. Potchefstroom, South Africa.