Nutrition Society of Malaysia

35th Scientific Conference

Theme: Together Towards Optimal Nutrition

30 June - 2 July 2020

Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur

Conference Goal

There is ample evidence that the prevalence of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and their associated risk factors have been increasing in the past decades and now have reached alarming levels. Undernutrition persists among selected groups. Several policies and action plans have been implemented to tackle the double burden of malnutrition in the country, especially the NPANM III (2016-2025). However, there have been challenges in implementing some of the identified strategies, the main ones being lack of inter-sectorial and multi-stakeholder coordination, financial shortfall and lack of human resource capacity.

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Tentative Plenary Lectures / Symposium / Topics

  • Maternal Nutrition
  • Infant & Young Child Nutrition
  • School Child Nutrition & Adolescent Nutrition
  • Nutrition of the Elderly
  • Functional Ingredients
  • Nutrition Education & Communication Strategies
  • Physical Activity and Sedentary Behaviour
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Call for Abstracts

Members of the Society who are interested to participate in the symposia or poster sessions are invited to submit an abstract of their paper (200-300 words in MS Word format). Do not miss the chance to share your experience and research with colleagues and experts in this field.

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TBA

2020

TBA

2020

30 June

2020

1 - 2 July

2020