Children: Food and Environment

Event Information

Meeting Type: Physical
Meeting Website: http://www.cehn.org/2015_research_conference
Dates: February 4, 2015 - November 20, 2014
Location: Austin, Texas , United States
Intended Audience: , , ,
Sponsor: The Children's Environmental Health Network
Purpose: Scientific
Number of CME Credits Offered: None

Topics: Cardiovascular Endocrinology, Diabetes Mellitus and Glucose Metabolism, Endocrine Disruption, Adipose Tissue Appetite and Obestity, Male Reproductive Health and Biology, Pediatric Endocrine Practice, Female Reproductive Health and Biology

Description:

Engage in an event that explores:

  • How the interaction between food and environmental factors affect children’s health
  • Micro-level factors such as nutrient-mediated microbiome effects
  • Macro-level influences such as contaminants rising from modern food production practices
  • Policy, regulatory, and further research implications

Who Should Attend

Research scientists, epidemiologists, public health and health care professionals, and students in all related disciplines.


Event Contact

Name: Kristie Trousdale
Email: kristiet@cehn.org
Phone: 202-543-4033