Nutrition

Events

2015 list of events

August


Multiple micronutrient supplements in pregnancy: implementation considerations for successful integration into existing programmes

In collaboration with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the Micronutrient Initiative (MI)
18 - 20 August‎ 2015
Salle C, WHO Headquarters
Geneva, Switzerland

July


Summer Institute for systematic reviews in nutrition for global policy-making

In collaboration with Cornell University and the Cochrane Collaboration
27 July - 7 August 2015
Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University Campus
Ithaca, NY, United States of America

May


Review of evidence to inform WHO/CDC recommendations on the use of ferritin concentrations to assess iron status in populations

In collaboration with the International Micronutrient Malnutrition Prevention and Control (IMMPaCt) Programme, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), USA and the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, USA
6 - 8 May 2015, Bethesda, USA

April


Vitamin D nutrition with a focus on the prevention of rickets and vitamin D deficiency in pregnant women

Sessions 6 and 7
In collaboration with the Workshop Executive Committee (WEC) of the 18th Vitamin D Workshop
21 - 24 April 2015, the Theatre “de Veste” in Delft, the Netherlands

Informal consultation on the Global Monitoring Framework on Maternal, Infant and Young Child Nutrition

16 - 17 April 2015
Salle 5, International Labour Organization (ILO)
Geneva, Switzerland

March


Training workshop on surveillance and prevention of congenital anomalies and preterm births

In collaboration with the International Clearinghouse of Birth Defects Surveillance and Research (ICBDSR), the International Federation for Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus, and the National Center for Birth Defects Developmental Disabilities at United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
2 - 5 March 2015, Arusha, United Republic of Tanzania

January


Key Findings of the Global Nutrition Report 2014

Wednesday 28 January 2015, 18:00 - 20:00
Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Maison de la Paix, Auditorium Ivan Pictet A1A, Geneva, Switzerland