By Invitation only

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How to Develop Dietary Reference Intakes Based on Chronic Disease Endpoints:  

The Omega-3’s EPA & DHA, A Case Study Potential
Workshop


Date: Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Location: Hilton Garden Inn Downtown, Ottawa ON
By Invitation only

Draft program - Subject to change

Time Topic Speaker
08:30 - 9:00 Registration: Coffee and Light Breakfast  
09:00 - 09:15 Welcome and overview of conference aims  David Ma, PhD - University of Guelph
Richard Bazinet, PhD - University of Toronto
 Morning Segment: Moderated by David Ma  
09:15 - 10:00 2017 Guidelines – Rationale and Key Insights from Health Canada Amanda MacFarlane, PhD - Health Canada
10:00 - 10:30 Omega-3s and development: Structure and function Susan Carlson, PhD - University of Kansas
10:30 - 11:00 Health Break  
11:00 - 11:30 Evidence for CVD Ken Stark, PhD - University of Waterloo
11:30 - 12:00 Evidence for brain health and aging Melanie Plourde, PhD - Université de Sherbrooke
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch and Networking  
Afternoon Segment: Moderated by Dr. Richard Bazinet
13:00 - 13:30 Omega 3s – Immunity and Inflammation Catherine Field, PhD RD - University of Alberta
13:30 - 14:00 Evaluating the science in phytochemicals – An overview of ILSI-North America efforts Alison Yates, PhD, RD
14:00 - 14:30 Health Break  
14:30 - 15:15 Systematic reviews for nutrition studies using chronic disease endpoints George Wells, PhD - University of Ottawa
15:15 - 16:00 Q #1 - Working discussion: How does the evidence map onto the guidelines for weight/strength of evidence?  
16:00 - 16:45 Q #2 – Working discussion: What do we need for inclusion criteria for future research – which critical studies are lacking?  
16:45 - 17:00 Closing Remarks David Ma, Richard Bazinet

 

 


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