144/44 - Physical Activity and Health: New Knowledge in Research and Technologies

Organized by: ILSI North America, ILSI Focal Point in China and ILSI Argentina
Track 3: Public Health Nutrition and Environment
Wednesday 18 October 8.00 - 10.00 h. Room 1

Introductory Remarks: State of the Science on the Biological Importance of Diet & Physical Activity in Disease Risk Reduction and Health Maintenance

Chair

Prof. Ángel Gil

Director Executive Committee IUNS ICN 2017. President of the Iberomerican Nutrition Foundation (FINUT). Full Professor at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology II. Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology. University of Granada. Spain.


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Diet and physical activity: using contextual data to improve assessment

Speaker

Dr. Carol Boushey

PhD, University of Hawaii. USA.


A. Exercise is Medicine

Speaker

Prof. Wenhua Zhao

MD Ph.D Professor. Deputy Director, National Institute for Nutrition and Health. Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention. China CDC.


B. Mini Salten

Speaker

Dr. Irina Kovalskys

Committee on Nutrition and Welfare. International Life Sciences Institute (ILSI-Argentina). Buenos Aires. Argentina.


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New Combination Methods for Advancing Physical Activity and Food Intake Assessment for Better Adherence to Public Health Recommendations

Speaker

Dr. Michael Pratt

Rollins School of Public Health. University of California. San Diego. USA.


Concluding Panel Discussion

Chair

Prof. Ángel Gil

Director Executive Committee IUNS ICN 2017. President of the Iberomerican Nutrition Foundation (FINUT). Full Professor at the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology II. Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology. University of Granada. Spain.


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