Early Life Nutrition Symposium Event as iCalendar

27 October 2016

8:45am - 4:30pm

Venue: Sir Neil Waters Lecture Theatre, Massey university, Albany, Auckland

Location: Massey university, Albany, Auckland

Website: http://www.massey.ac.nz/massey/learning/colleges/college-of-health/institute-food-nutrition-human-health/human-nutrition/research/nutrition-symposium/early-life-nutrition-the-key-messages/early-life-nutrition-the-key-messages_home.cfm

A one-day symposia that continues to address nutrition's key messages in the first 1000 days.


Aimed at plunket nurses, GPs, dietitians, nutritionists and health professionals, we welcome some of Australasia's top childhood and infancy nutrition researchers to present around key topics. 

Confirmed presentations:

  • Protective effects of breast milk - some is better than none - Professor Peter Davies, The University of Queensland
  • The effects of gestational diabetes on the infant - Dr Chris McKinlay, The University of Auckland
  • Preventing obesity from before birth - A/ Prof Karen Campbell, Deakin University, Melbourne
  • Managing Vitamin D deficiency during pregnancy and infancy - Dr Pamela von Hurst, Massey University
  • Food safety for mothers and babies - Roy Biggs, Tegel Foods
  • Guidelines for complementary feeding - Dr Cath Conlon, Massey University

Find out more here.