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Congress Theme: IMPROVING NUTRITION | UNLOCKING POTENTIAL | ACCELERATING CHANGE

 

Sub Themes:             

            1. The Dietetic / Nutrition Professional (Training / Education / Development / Service / Regulation / Lifelong learning etc.)
            2. Medical / Nutrition therapy  (Microbiome / Renal / ICU / Paediatric / Oncology / Mental health etc.)
            3. Life Course Nutrition (Maternal Infant and young child nutrition; Developmental Origins of Health and Disease; Adolescent / Adult / Elderly)
            4. Non-communicable Diseases: Etiology, prevention and management
            5. Communicable / Infectious diseases: Etiology, prevention and management
            6. Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) / Moderate Acute Malnutrition (MAM) / Nutrition in emergencies
            7. Nutrition education and behaviour change (new tools / innovative approaches)
            8. Sport Nutrition and physical activity
            9. Research Methodologies for Nutrition (e.g. Dietary assessment methodologies; Design thinking etc.)
            10. Sustainable Food systems (incl Environmental factors; Industry response to the changing food environment)
            11. Food and Nutrition security (incl Indigenous foods)
            12. Food Service Management
            13. Nutrition-related Policy / Regulation / Legislation
            14. Nutrition (specific / sensitive) interventions / Programming
            15. Nutrigenetics and Nutrition-omics (Genomics, Transcriptomics, Proteomics and Metabolomics)
            16. Media / Communication / Advocacy for Nutrition (incl Leveraging for financial resources to support scale-up)
            17. Ethics and Leadership for Nutrition
            18. Other (specify)

A multi-sectoral approach is important in the planning of the scientific programme and the scientific committee intends to incorporate the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s), with specific reference to the following five core themes, in the scientific planning of the programme:

 

Sustainable Food Production  |  Strong Systems of Infrastructure  |  Health Systems  |  Equity and Inclusion  |  Stability and Peace

 

TIMELINES
15 October 2019 Deadline for Abstract Submissions
March 2020

Feedback in terms of whether your submission has been

accepted for inclusion in the 2020 Congress programme.

March 2020

Registration and payment of registration feesto have

been received by the Congress Organisers.

Tuesday, 15 September 2020

Exhibition and Poster Set-up
ICDA Country Member Meeting

No Scientific Sessions on the 15th

Early registration

Speaker Prep Room for pre-loading of presentations will open
(Day 1) Wednesday, 16 September 2020

Registration

Workshops (1/2 day)

Opening Plenary Session
Congress full day including Symposia
Welcome Event
(Day 2) Thursday, 17 September 2020 Congress full day
Gala Dinner
(Day 3) Friday, 18 September 2020 Congress full day
Closing Ceremony

 

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