2nd International Workshop on Micronutrients and Child Health (MCHWS-2014) 3rd - 7th November 2014

Jointly Organized By: Human Nutrition Unit, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, Indian Academy of Pediatrics (Sub-specialty Chapter on Nutrition) and Sitaram Bhartia Institute of Science and Research

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Invitation

From the Desk of Organizing Committee

Dear Colleague,

It is our great pleasure to welcome you to the 2nd International Workshop on Micronutrients and Child Health (MCHWS2014) to be held from 3rd to 7th November 2014 at Jawaharlal Nehru Auditorium, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India.

The International Workshop is jointly organized by i) Department of Human Nutrition, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, ii) Indian Academy of Pediatrics (Sub-Speciality Chapter on Nutrition), New Delhi, and iii) Sitaram Bhartia Institute of Science and Research, New Delhi, India.

The eminent National and International scientists who are working in the field of Micronutrients and Child Health will be delivering “State of Art” Presentations. After each presentation, in-depth deliberations will be held, to discuss the issues raised by the eminent scientists and participants.

The presentations and discussions on Magnitude of the deficiencies of Iron, Iodine, Vitamin A, Zinc, Vitamin D, Vitamin B12, Folic Acid, Fluorine, Vitamin B-6 etc., their Health Consequences, Methodology for their Assessments, Strategies for Prevention and Control; Supplementation of micronutrients to reduce Child Morbidity and Mortality, Food Fortification, Multiple Micronutrient supplementation to Pregnant mothers, Double Fortified Salt, Multiple Micronutrient supplementation to Children,  Sprinklers in Control of Anemia, Calcium supplementation and Maternal Mortality, Genetic Modified foods and related issues will be held. 

The theme of the International Workshop is “Micronutrients in Promotion of Child Health”.

We look forward to welcome you for 2nd International Workshop on Micronutrients and Child Health and make this event a grand success.

 

Organizing Committee

Prof. Umesh Kapil                       

Prof. A. P. Dubey   

Prof. HPS Sachdev   

Dr. Shyam Prakash

 

PS:  i) Due to administrative and technical constraints, Organizing Committee will not be                  able to provide Accommodation and Transport Facilities to the Delegates

       ii) This conference is being organized on self-sustainable basis. Registration Fees will              be utilized for organizing the conference and hence, please do not request for                         concession OR waiver of Registration Fee 

 

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