The theme of the 4th FrieslandCampina Institute Asia Pacific Symposium 2019 was ‘The Nutritional Influence: Current perspectives and novel approaches to improving the nutritional status of Asian children’.
The symposium highlighted latest insights, emerging evidences and clinical best practices that can help address some of the most pressing challenges in managing child nutrition.
Apart from a clinically relevant scientific programme supported by a faculty of international and regional experts, the symposium stimulated scientific discussion among healthcare professionals from different countries.
Read the write-ups from the conference
The double burden of malnutrition and its long-term consequences in childrenEminent speakers and key opinion leaders in paediatric nutrition reviewed the current burden of malnutrition and its long-term consequences, with focus on children in the Asia Pacific region.
Management of cow’s milk protein allergy (CMPA) and other gastrointestinal disorders in childrenExperts in paediatric nutrition reviewed the current status of early life nutrition and the benefits of novel ingredients in formulas for certain conditions, such as cow’s milk protein allergy (CMPA) and nutrition-linked gastrointestinal disorders in children.