Navigation Links
Advances and Controversies in Clinical Nutrition: Diet, Technology and Practice
Date:11/19/2013

Are some foods are more fattening than others? What about the risks of bariatric surgery in children? Join the American Society for Nutrition (ASN) on December 5-7 for answers to these questions at the third annual Advances and Controversies in Clinical Nutrition Conference.

The 3-day program delivers valuable clinical updates in hotly debated nutrition areas, several different satellite sessions, and networking opportunities. Credentialed media, science writers and bloggers are invited to cover all or part of the conference with free registration (email us at media@nutrition.org). Browse the full program for speakers and session titles. There are several satellite symposia (cranberry, yogurt, dietary protein, low- calorie sweeteners) occurring in conjunction with this conference.

Select Poster Presentations

Should Statin Users Still Eat a Healthy Diet? Evidence from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 2003-2008

Food Categories Contributing the Most to Sodium Intake from Birth to 24 Months, United States, 2007-2010

Select Lectures

Saturated Fats, Cholesterol and Cardiovascular Disease
Ronald M. Krauss, MD, Senior Scientist and Director, Atherosclerosis Research, Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute

Are Some Foods More Fattening than Others? What Does this Mean and How Do We Test It?
David B. Allison, PhD, Distinguished Professor, Associate Dean for Science, Director, Office of Energetics, Director, Nutrition Obesity Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Is there a Role for the Dietary Guidelines in Weight Management?
Susan Roberts, PhD, Director, Energy Metabolism Laboratory, Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University

Not able to attend, but wish to cover a symposium? ASN will facilitate interviews with program committee members or speakers prior to or following the event (email media@nutrition.org).


'/>"/>

Contact: Suzanne Price
sprice@nutrition.org
American Society for Nutrition
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology news :

1. Advances in personalized medicine for lung cancer
2. 5th Annual Advances in Biomolecular Engineering Symposium
3. March of Dimes awards $250,000 prize to 2 scientists who pioneered advances in skin disorders
4. University of North Texas Health Science Center Advances Forensic Research by Investing in Semiconductor DNA Sequencing Technology
5. Computing advances vital to sustainability efforts; new report recommends problem-focused, iterative approach to research
6. Major advances in understanding the regulation and organization of the human genome
7. Geologist calls for advances in restoration sedimentology
8. Study advances use of stem cells in personalized medicine
9. Discovery of 100 million-year-old regions of DNA shows short cut to crop science advances
10. IOF Asia-Pacific Meeting presents new research and advances in osteoporosis management
11. Discovery of first motor with revolution motion in a virus-killing bacteria advances nanotechnology
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/2/2016)... , Feb. 2, 2016  BioMEMS ... are primarily focused on medical screening and ... point-of-care parameters. Wearable devices that facilitate and ... freedom of movement are being bolstered through ... human biomedical signal acquisition coupled with wireless ...
(Date:2/2/2016)... , Feb. 2, 2016   Parabon NanoLabs ... the U.S. Army Research Office and the Defense ... and sensitivity of the company,s Snapshot Kinship ... Mission and, more generally, defense-related DNA forensics.  Although ... capabilities (predicting appearance and ancestry from DNA evidence), ...
(Date:2/1/2016)... wallet ( www.wocketwallet.com ) announces the launch of a new video featuring ... Las Vegas , where Joey appeared at the Wocket booth ... , where Joey appeared at the Wocket booth to meet and ... at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES2016) in Las Vegas ... fans. --> --> The video ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:2/9/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... Net-Translators, ... today the launch of its revamped and improved website. In an on-going effort ... the redesigned website will better communicate how the company designs and delivers thorough, ...
(Date:2/9/2016)... ... February 09, 2016 , ... The publishing ... Open Access publishing is one of the popular publication models that has received ... journals and 3000+ International Conferences across the globe, OMICS International ...
(Date:2/9/2016)... , February 9, 2016 Web ... paper and protect IP   E-WorkBook 10 ... rolled out in Germany early this ... valuable IP. Users will be able to search for information ... as part of the application, to boost collaboration and productivity. ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... /PRNewswire/ - BIOREM Inc. (TSXV: BRM) ("Biorem" or "the Company") ... clean technology companies in the TSX Venture 50 TM . ... on the TSX Venture Exchange, in each of five major ... & life sciences, diversified industries and technology – based ... on investment, market cap growth, trading volume and analyst coverage. ...
Breaking Biology Technology: