Conferences on children’s healthy eating

Conferences on children’s healthy eating

To share scientific knowledge with scientists and health professionals, about the innovative approach on “nurturing healthy eating habits in children”, the Danone Institute International organizes several conferences. The objective of thoses symposia is to present this evidence and experience-based multifaceted approach  for empowering families to nurture healthy eating habits among children.

Nutrimad 2018, Madrid

Yogurt as a vehicle of healthy eating in children

YINI experts will gather during the coming IV World Congress of Public Health and Nutrition, held jointly with the  XII Congress of the Spanish Society for Community Nutrition (SENC), to be held on 24-27 October 2018 in Madrid (Spain). This new YINI symposium is organized on the 25 October, from 5:00 to 6:30 pm,  with the following program:  “YOGURT AS A VEHICLE OF HEALTHY EATING IN CHILDREN”

ChairsLuis Moreno (University of Zaragoza. Zaragoza. Spain) and Gregorio Varela-Moreiras (CEU San Pablo University. Madrid. Spain)

  • Foods, dietary patterns and obesity development in children , Luis Moreno (University of Zaragoza. Zaragoza. Spain)
  • Potential health benefits of combining yogurt and fruits, André Marette (Laval University. Quebec. Canada)
  • Importance of breakfast in children. What role yogurt may have?, Ana María López-Sobaler  (Complutense University of Madrid. Madrid. Spain )

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Nutrition and Growth Conference 2018, Paris

DII N&G Nurturing Children Healthy EatingThe latest DII symposium on “Nurturing children’s healthy eating” was organized during the Nutrition & Growth Conference, on March 2nd, 2018 from 12:15 to 13:15.

The complete videos of the conferences are now available online.

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IUNS International Congress of Nutrition 2017, Buenos Aires

The Danone Institute International was in Buenos Aires for the 21st International Congress of Nutrition, in October 2017 and organized a symposium  on “The role of family in nurturing healthy eating habits in children” on October 17th, 2017.

The speaker’s presentations are available online for download.

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Nutrition and Growth Conference 2016, Vienna

The Danone Institute International proposed a conference during the 3rd International Conference on Nutrition and Growth, in Vienna (Austria) in March, 2016, about “Exploring the role of family in nurturing healthy eating habits.” 

The e-book of the conference is available online for download.

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