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HNRC news

Conferences organised by the HNRC

NuGO Training Programme

'Short Course: Personalised Nutrition: from scientific discovery to interventions' - 5-7th July 2016,
Venue: University of Newcastle – The CORE
Course Organisers: Prof John Mathers, Dr Fiona Malcomson, Mrs Michelle Barr


The Nutrition Society Annual Summer Meeting for 2013

The meeting was hosted by Newcastle University on 15-18 July and the theme was “Nutrition and Healthy Ageing” with four symposia focussing on:

• Biology of ageing
• Epidemiology of human ageing
• Nutritional modulation of the ageing trajectory
• Public health interventions to enhance healthy ageing

The meeting attracted over 300 delegates with talks from more than 30 international speakers.

Nutrition Society Postgraduate Conference 2012

The inaugural Nutrition Society Postgraduate Conference was held at Newcastle University on 10th and 11th September 2012. The conference was jointly run by students at Newcastle University and the Nutrition Society Student Body and was exclusively open to student members.