GROWTH SUMMIT: ADVANCING NUTRITION SCIENCE FOR OPTIMAL CHILDHOOD GROWTH

4th International Conference on Nutrition & Growth 2017, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Growth Summit: Advancing Nutrition Science for Optimal
Childhood Growth
Amsterdam, the Netherlands

World-renowned thought leaders in pediatric growth assessment and nutritional intervention present their research findings, insights, and expert opinions. Presentation topics and discussions include:

  • Growth assessment and monitoring
  • Molecular regulation of the growth plate
  • Musculoskeletal development and growth
  • Brain development and cognitive performance
  • Growth faltering across the globe and risk assessment
  • Catch-up growth and growth plate senescence
  • Long term impact of stunting
  • Picky eaters
  • Nutrition assessment and monitoring
  • Malnutrition and dietary intervention
Conference Videos
Prof Moshe Phillip, MD
Julian Lui, PhD
Kate Ward, PhD
Presentation:
Nutrition and Musculoskeletal Growth (34:21)
Robert E. Black, MD
Marion Aw, MD
Robert Murray, MD, FAAP
Presentation:
Malnutrition—The Child At-Risk (29:35)

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