International Conference on Nutrition & Growth 2017

Meet the YINI speakers at Nutrition & Growth 2017: Luis A. Moreno

The YINI symposium “How yogurt could improve health in children” at the Nutrition & Growth Conference will take place on Thursday, the 2nd of March 2017 from 6 to 7.30 pm in Amsterdam (The Netherlands). Let’s meet our first YINI speaker!

nutrition and growth 2017Professor Luis A. Moreno will open the symposium with a presentation on diet quality and lifestyle factors: “Could yogurt facilitate better eating habits in children?“.

Luis A. Moreno is a Professor of Public Health at the University of Zaragoza (Spain). He is also Visiting Professor of Excellence at the University of Sao Paulo (Brazil).

He did his training as Medical Doctor and his PhD thesis at the University of Zaragoza. He studied Human Nutrition and Public and Community Health at the University of Nancy (France).

He has participated in several research projects supported by the Spanish Ministry of Health, and the European commission (HELENA, IDEFICS, EURRECCA, ENERGY, ToyBox and iFamily).

He has published more than 250 papers in peer reviewed journals. He is a former member of the ESPGHAN Committee of Nutrition.

Discover here more about his research on yogurt consumption.