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Project Title: Application of Methodological Approaches to Global Harmonization of Nutrient Intake Recommendations for Young Children and Women of Reproductive Age

PIN: HMD-FNB-16-06         

Major Unit:
Health and Medicine Division

Sub Unit:
Food and Nutrition Board

Yaktine, Ann

Subject/Focus Area:
Agriculture; Biology and Life Sciences; Food and Nutrition; Health and Medicine

Meeting 7
November 13, 2017 - November 13, 2017
National Academy of Sciences Building
2101 Constitution NW
Washington D.C. 20148

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Meredith Young
Phone: 202-334-1927


10:30-11:00 Establishing Norms for Fetal Growth and Healthy Pregnancy
Jose Villar, Professor in Perinatal Medicine, University of Oxford

11:00-11:30 Physiological Considerations for Establishing Nutrient Requirements for Pregnancy and Lactation
Nancy Butte, Distinguished Emeritus Professor, Baylor College of Medicine

11:30-12:00 Challenges for Estimating Nutrient Needs for Young Children
Bert Garza, University Professor, Boston College

12:00-1:00 Panel Discussion with Drs. Butte, Garza, and Villar
Robert Black, Moderator