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Symposium 2019

Nutrition and Health

Symposium 2019 Edmonton Program Wednesday, October 30, 2019

The hours indicated below are in Mountain Daylight Time.
Please note that attendance is free of charge.

9:00 
Breakfast and registration
9:30 
Welcoming remarks

Isabelle Neiderer, RD
Director of Nutrition and Research
Dairy Farmers of Canada

 
Moderator
Catherine Field, PhD, RD

Professor of Nutrition
Past President of American Society for Nutrition
Associate Editor Advances in Nutrition
Department of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science
University of Alberta

9:50 
Food and Climate Change: The 2050 Challenge
Frank Mitloehner, PhD

Professor and Air Quality Extension Specialist
Department of Animal Science
University of California, Davis

10:20 
Sustainable Agriculture: The Canadian Context
Tim McAllister, PhD

Principal Research Scientist
Ruminant Nutrition and Microbiology
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

10:50 
Health break
11:20 
Healthy AND Sustainable Diets
Sergio Burgos, PhD

Assistant Professor
Animal Nutrition and Metabolism
McGill University

11:50 
A Global Perspective on Sustainability

Presentation pre-recorded

Anne Mottet, PhD

Livestock Development Officer
Animal Production and Health Division
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

12:20 
Panel discussion
12:50 
Closing remarks

Isabelle Neiderer, RD

Moderator

  • Catherine Field, PhD, RD

    Professor of Nutrition
    Past President of American Society for Nutrition
    Associate Editor Advances in Nutrition
    Department of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science
    University of Alberta

Speakers

  • Frank Mitloehner, PhD

    Professor and Air Quality Extension Specialist
    Department of Animal Science
    University of California, Davis

  • Tim McAllister, PhD

    Principal Research Scientist
    Ruminant Nutrition and Microbiology
    Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

  • Sergio Burgos, PhD

    Assistant Professor
    Animal Nutrition and Metabolism
    McGill University

  • Anne Mottet, PhD

    Livestock Development Officer
    Animal Production and Health Division
    Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)


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