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CANCELLED – Nutrition and Health Professional Conference

24.02.2020

CANCELLED – Nutrition and Health Professional Conference

We regret that due to the Covid–19 outbreak, the conference has been cancelled. We hope to reschedule later in the autumn.

Delegates who have already registered will be contacted individually and their booking fee refunded.

The Dairy Council is hosting a conference for nutrition and health professionals on 8th April at The Merchant Hotel, Belfast

The conference will focus on new developments in nutrition science and practice, including those in relation to dairy foods, and will be chaired by Professor Sean Strain from Ulster University.

Speakers:

Dr Sandra Iuliano, University of Melbourne
Dairy matrix effects on bone health

Professor Barbara Livingstone, Ulster University
Towards evidence based nutrient recommendations for a balanced breakfast

Professor Marion Hetherington, University of Leeds
Mindful mealtimes: the role of reading infant cues in responsive feeding

Professor Alan Kelly, University College Cork
The dairy food matrix: composition, properties and implications of processing, a food science perspective

Dr Claire McEvoy, Queen’s University Belfast
Food for thought: can diet protect against cognitive decline during ageing?

Professor Adam Drewnowski, University of Washington
Healthy diets from sustainable food systems

 

Please download the invitation for full programme details.

Registration for the conference costs £25.00 (including lunch and refreshments throughout the day). Applications should be with the Dairy Council for NI by 3rd April 2020.

Refunds will be given if delegates give notice before 3rd April that they are unable to attend, or in the event that the conference cannot take place.

 

Ways to register and pay:

To register and pay by credit card only please click here

To register and pay by cheque, please download the invitation and booking form and return to the Dairy Council postal address (below) along with your cheque

To pay by BACS or if you require an invoice, please contact:

Dr Carole Lowis on 01751 430 158 or the Dairy Council for NI on 028 90 770 113 ex 221

nutrition@dairycouncil.co.uk


 

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