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 - Libertador C

Assigned Co-Chair

Dr. Marcela De La Plaza

Medical specialist in Nutrition. Specialist in Diabetes. Argentine Society of Diabetes. Argentina.

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Introduction

Chair

Prof. Patrick Webb

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


Body composition

Speakers

Dr. Susan Roberts

PhD. Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University.Boston. USA


Dr. Cornelia Loechl

PhD. International Atomic Energy Agency. Vienna. Austria


Environmental Enteric Dysfunction

Speakers

Prof. Irwin H. Rosenberg

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


Dr. Tahmeed Ahmed

MD. International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research. Bangladesh


Protein quality

Speakers

Dr. Anura Vishwanath Kurpad

MD. St. John’s Research Institute. Bangalore. India


Prof. Ricardo Uauy

MD. PhD. Nevin Scrimshaw International Nutrition Foundation. Boston. USA. London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medecine. London. United Kingdom.


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Panel Discussion

Conclusions and wrap up

Chair

Prof. Patrick Webb

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