2nd International Workshop on Micronutrients and Child Health


03 November 2014 - 07 November 2014


Location: All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India

Region: India


This workshop highlighted the links between micronutrients and child health with the following themes:-

  • Micronutrient deficiencies, their health consequences, methodology for their assessments, strategies for prevention and control.
  • Supplementation of micronutrients to reduce maternal mortality, child morbidity and mortality.
  • Food fortification, double fortified salt, and Sprinklers in control of anemia
  • Genetic modified foods and related issues

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Also see a gallery of workshop photos.


A "Fortification Matters" session was held on 5 November as part of this workshop. See presentations from this session below.



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