144/93 - Addressing child malnutrition: newer measures to advance prevention and treatment outcomes

Organized by: Tufts University Food Aid Quality Review (USA)
Track 1: Advances in Nutrition Research
Monday 16 October 11.30 - 13.30 h. Room 2

New Measures of Malnutrition: Setting the Scene

Chair

Prof. Patrick Webb

Tufts University. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy. Boston. USA.


EED and the microbiome: historical context and applications

Speakers

Prof. Irwin H. Rosenberg

Tufts University. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy. Boston. USA.


Prof. Mark Manary

Department of Pediatrics. Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Washington. USA.


Protein quality, amino acids and growth: historical context, new techiques and measures

Speakers

Dr. Anura Kurpad

St. John’s Research Institute. Bangalore. CBCI Society for Medical Education. India.


Prof. Ricardo Uauy

Department of Nutrition and Public Health. University of Chile. London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. University of London. United Kingdom.


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Body composition: new measures and comparisons with anthropometry

Speaker

Dr. Susan Roberts

Tufts University. Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy. Boston. USA.