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India will host its first ever International Conference on food fortification with an emphasis on vitamin D this September

Posted on: August 1, 2018   by  Vitamin D Council

For the first time ever, India will be hosting an International Conference, titled Recent Advances in Food Fortification with Emphasis on Vitamin D Deficiency in Human Health. The government of India and Hamdard University will be sponsoring this event.

About the Conference

The focus will be on the role of vitamin D deficiency and nutrition in human health, along with the classical and non-classical roles of vitamin D in regards to allergic diseases, diabetes, cardiovascular disease and vitamin D toxicity. This conference will also highlight the importance of nutrition in a wide range of settings, including pediatrics, sports, clinical care and public health.  

Several vitamin D experts from all over the world will be joining the conference as keynote and session speakers, including Prof. Michael Holick, USA, Prof Afrozul Haq, India, Prof. Carsten Carlberg, Finland, Prof. Nasser Al-Daghri, Saudi Arabia, Prof. Mohammed S. Razzaque, USA, Prof. V.K.Jha, India, Dr. Suhail Rasool, USA and Dr. Nighat Y. Sofi, India.

The deadline for researchers to submit abstracts is August 30th. This event is set to take place September 15th-16th at Jamia Hamdard in New Delhi, India. For more details on this conference, please click here.

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