Opening Lecture: Fit for the Future: Aligning Nutritional Sciences for the Service of Humanity

Sunday 15 October 19.30 - 20.15 h. Plenary Room

Prof. Andrew M. Prentice

PhD, FMedSci, MRC Unit The Gambia & MRC International Nutrition Group. London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. London. United Kingdom.

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Plenary Lecture: Zinc Transporter Functions in Health and Disease

Monday 16 October 10.30 - 11.15 h. Plenary Room

Dr. Robert J. Cousins

Eminent Scholar. Boston Family Professor of Nutrition. Director, Center for Nutritional Sciences. Author of the Annual Review of Nutrition. University of Florida. USA.

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Plenary Lecture: Humans vs Obesity: Who will win?

Tuesday 17 October 10.30 - 11.15 h. Plenary Room

Prof. Benjamin Caballero

Bloomberg School of Public Health. Johns Hopkins University. Maryland. USA.

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IUNS Lifetime Award Lecture: From Treating Childhood Malnutrition to Public Health Nutrition

Wednesday 18 October 10.30 - 11.15 h. Plenary Room

Prof. W. Philip T. James

CBE, FRSE, MD, DSc. Hon. Prof. Nutrition. London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. London. United Kingdom.

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Plenary Lecture: Building and implementing evidence based nutrition policy

Thursday 19 October 10.30 - 11.15 h. Plenary Room

Prof. Juan Ángel Rivera Dommarco

General Director. National Institute of Public Health. Mexico.

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Closing Lecture: Our quest for healthy diets: the role of Nutrition Scientists

Friday 20 October 10.30 - 11.30 h. Plenary Room

Prof. Anna Lartey

President of the International Union of Nutritional Sciences (IUNS). Director of Nutrition at the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). Rome. Italy.

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