Nutrition

Events

2016 list of events

Staple crops bio fortified with vitamins and minerals: considerations for a public health strategy

Technical consultation, In collaboration with the Sackler Institute for Nutrition Science
5 - 8 April 2016 New York Academy of Sciences, New York, NY, United States of America

2015 list of events

November


Sponsored symposium: Equity in access and implementation of nutrition interventions

8 - 12 November 2015, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
XVIII Latin American Congress of Nutrition
Nutrition for Sustainable Development

Sponsored symposium: New global guidelines and tools for food fortification programmes in public health

8 - 12 November 2015, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
XVIII Latin American Congress of Nutrition
Nutrition for Sustainable Development

Sponsored symposium: Prevention and treatment of acute malnutrition

8 - 12 November 2015, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
XVIII Latin American Congress of Nutrition
Nutrition for Sustainable Development

Sponsored symposium: the role of genetic diversity in nutrition and global policies

8 - 12 November 2015, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
XVIII Latin American Congress of Nutrition
Nutrition for Sustainable Development

August


Multiple micronutrient supplements in pregnancy: implementation considerations for successful integration into existing programmes

In collaboration with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the Micronutrient Initiative (MI)
18 - 20 August‎ 2015
Salle C, WHO Headquarters
Geneva, Switzerland

July


Summer Institute for systematic reviews in nutrition for global policy-making

In collaboration with Cornell University and the Cochrane Collaboration
27 July - 7 August 2015
Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University Campus
Ithaca, NY, United States of America

June


May


Review of evidence to inform WHO/CDC recommendations on the use of ferritin concentrations to assess iron status in populations

In collaboration with the International Micronutrient Malnutrition Prevention and Control (IMMPaCt) Programme, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), USA and the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, USA
6 - 8 May 2015, Bethesda, USA

April


Vitamin D nutrition with a focus on the prevention of rickets and vitamin D deficiency in pregnant women

Sessions 6 and 7
In collaboration with the Workshop Executive Committee (WEC) of the 18th Vitamin D Workshop
21 - 24 April 2015, the Theatre “de Veste” in Delft, the Netherlands

Informal consultation on the Global Monitoring Framework on Maternal, Infant and Young Child Nutrition

16 - 17 April 2015
Salle 5, International Labour Organization (ILO)
Geneva, Switzerland

March


Training workshop on surveillance and prevention of congenital anomalies and preterm births

In collaboration with the International Clearinghouse of Birth Defects Surveillance and Research (ICBDSR), the International Federation for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus, and the National Center for Birth Defects Developmental Disabilities at United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
2 - 5 March 2015, Arusha, United Republic of Tanzania

January


Key Findings of the Global Nutrition Report 2014

Wednesday 28 January 2015, 18:00 - 20:00
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Maison de la Paix, Auditorium Ivan Pictet A1A, Geneva, Switzerland