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Dairy Council

Nutrition and Health Professional Conference

The Dairy Council is hosting a conference for nutrition and health professionals on the evening of 25 April at W5, Belfast with a focus on what's new for the gut and gut health.

Professor Sean Strain from Ulster University will chair the event and the speakers are:

Professor Thom Huppertz, Wageningen University and Research - Lactose for health and nutrition: breakthrough innovation or old news for new people?         

Professor Orla O’Sullivan, Teagasc Food Research Centre & University College Cork - No guts, no glory: a role for the microbiome in athletic performance?

Grainne O’Higgins, Sport Ireland Institute - Reducing the revolving door of IBS referrals: more than just FODMAPs

Professor Alex Miras, Ulster University - Gut hormones: new insights on the effects on metabolism, appetite and food intake

It will begin at 5:45pm, with refreshments available from 5:00pm, and finish at approximately 8:00pm. Please download the invitation for the full programme and speaker details.

There is no charge for this event and places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Booking has now closed.

Thank you for your booking. We will be in touch shortly.

For further information or queries please contact:
Dr Carole Lowis at nutrition@dairycouncil.co.uk, tel 07740 683 999

Dairy Council for Northern Ireland at info@dairycouncil.co.uk, tel 028 9077 0113