Track 2: Efficacy and Safety of Micronutrient Interventions


Track 2: Efficacy and Safety of Micronutrient Interventions:

Objective: Providing an update of recent studies of the effects of micronutrient interventions on micronutrient intake, status and functional outcomes
Main Topics:
  • Impact of interventions on micronutrient status and functional outcomes
  • Dosage, duration and frequency of additional micronutrient delivery throughout the lifecycle
  • Adverse effects of micronutrients and risks of over-exposure

Lindsay Allen,
Research Physiologist, USDA,
ARS Western Human Nutrition Research Center, USA

Erick Boy,
Chief Nutritionist, Harvest Plus, Canada


17 October, 1:45 PM

New Solutions for Improving Iron Deficiency and Anemia in the First 1000 days

17 October, 10:30 AM

Biofortification as Foundational for Resilient Food Systems

17 October, 10:30 AM

Developments in Human Milk and Lactation

18 October, 10:30 AM

Micronutrient Interventions to Improve Maternal and Infant outcomes; When Best to Intervene?

18 October, 10:30 AM

Micronutrients and Cognition: From Development to Decline

18 October, 1:45 PM

The Global Prevention and Control of Iodine Deficiency: Sustainability and Durability of Iodine Programs

19 October, 1:45 PM

Latest Efficacy and Safety Studies

19 October, 10:30 AM

Micronutrient Status and Interventions: Relationships with Noncommunicable Diseases (NCDs)

20 October, 10:30 AM

Neglected Micronutrients

*Please note that the program is subject to change