American Society for Nutrition


07 June 2019 - 11 June 2019


Location: Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

Region: Americas


FFI Senior Nutrition Scientist Helena Pachón will chair a symposium during the Ameican Society for Nutrition meeting. Titled "What Can Be Done to Deliver More Micronutrients to Those Who Need It?", the symposium will be from 8 to 10 a.m. on Monday, 10 June, in Ballroom III.

Presenters, their professional organizations, and their topics are:

Saskia Osendarp, Micronutrient Forum - Micronutrient Status Globally: What Nutrients are Most Limiting and Where

Dipika Matthias, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation -Programmatic Innovations to Reach More of the Population with Adequately Fortified Food

Howarth Bouis, HarvestPlus - Biofortification: How to Reach 1 Billion Consumes with Micronurtrient-Dense Crops

Gerald C. Nelson, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign - Dietary Diversity: Changes Needed to Food-Production Practices to Address the Perils of Climate Change

Contact Information

Helena Pachón