144/26 - The Biology of the First 1,000 Days of Life

Organized by: Sight and Life (Switzerland)
Track 1: Advances in Nutrition Research
Monday 16 October 8.00 - 10.00 h. Room 2

Introduction to the Book 'The Biology Behind the First 1,000 Days'

Chairs

Dr. Klaus Kraemer

Managing Director. Sight and Life. Switzerland. Adjunct Associate Professor. International Health Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. USA.


Dr. Crystal Karakochuk

Faculty of Land and Food Systems. The University of British Columbia. Canada.


Epigenetics, nutrition and infant health

Speaker

Dr. Philip James

MRC International Nutrition Group. United Kingdom.


Before and beyond the 1,000 days: a role for preconception nutrition

Speaker

Luz Maria De Regil Velez


Nutritional regulation of the growth plate

Speaker

Dr. Julian Lui

The Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. USA.