the 9th Annual WNSC Global Summit
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On behalf of Wyeth Nutrition Science Center, we would like to invite you to join us online and be part of the 9th Annual Wyeth Nutrition Science Center Global Summit on Wednesday 25th of March 2020.
This year’s summit is dedicated to fostering dialogue between pediatric practitioners and experts on the latest advancements and future opportunities in pediatric nutrition. Such collaboration provides insights that can be applied to clinical practice.
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This year’s summit will cover a range of topics related to key development milestones for infants, with a focus on clinical and behavioral management. Areas covered include the development of the gut and its influence on immunity, the impact of bioactive nutrition as well as cognition and the development of the social brain via the gut:brain axis.
This international meeting will provide you with an opportunity to engage in our discussion, centered on the following objectives:
- Recognize key components of early-life nutrition in infants and their role in brain, gut and cognitive development
- Discuss the link between bioactive breastmilk nutrients, gut health, and immunity in early childhood
- Apply early-life nutrition insights to current clinical practice and identify future opportunities for advancement
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Meet the speakers
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|Times below are (GMT+8)|
|15:00||Introduction to the Summit Dr. Liz Greenstreet, Dr. Nora Schneider|
Section 1. Gut and immune development
|Introduction Section 1 speakers Dr. Liz Greenstreet, Dr. Nora Schneider|
|15:06||Bioactive nutrition and infant gut development Dr. Ryan Carvalho|
|15:25||Hot topics in bioactive nutrition – gangliosides Dr. Ryan Carvalho|
|15:50||Hot topics in bioactive nutrition – HMOs and MOS Dr. Colin Cercamondi|
|16:05||Importance of faecal biomarkers and the microbiome’s role in child health and disease… Is it really all about the poop? Dr. Ben Gold|
Section 2. Gut–brain-axis development
|16:40||Introduction Section 2 speakers Dr. Liz Greenstreet, Dr. Nora Schneider|
|16:45||Development and evolution of the gut:brain axis Dr. Peter Lu|
|17:20||Microbiota and the social brain Dr. Siobhain O’Mahony|
|17:45||Toddler sociability Dr. Nora Schneider|
Section 3. Brain and cognitive development
|18:10||Introduction Section 3 speakers Dr. Liz Greenstreet, Dr. Nora Schneider|
|18:15||Brain and cognitive development – a focus on myelination and executive functions Dr. Barry O’Neill|
|18:35||The role of polar lipids in brain and cognitive development Dr. Pascal Steiner|
|18:45||Brain development and nutrition in toddlers – an update from the Baby Connectome Project – Enriched Prof. Weili Lin|
|19:30||HMOs in brain development Dr. Jonas Hauser|
|19:37||Conclusion and thank-you note Dr. Liz Greenstreet, Dr. Nora Schneider|
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|10:00 - 10:15||Coffee morning - trending topics on social media in infant nutrition, brain and cognition Live Chat & Video|
|10:15 - 10:30||Meet Professor Sean Deoni Live Chat & Video Coffee and chat live|
|10:30 - 11:00||“Predicting your child’s future – lesson learned from infant MRIs” Live Chat & Video Live session with Professor Sean Deoni Submit your questions now!|
|11:00 - 11:15||
Meet Dr Ryan Carvalho Live Chat & Video Coffee and chat live
|11:15 - 11:45||“Nutrition for Brain Development – focus on lipids” Live Chat & Video Dr Ryan Carvalho Submit your questions now!|
|11:45 - 12:00||Meet Dr Gisella Mutungi Live Chat & Video Coffee and chat live|
|12:00 - 12:30||Nutrition for Brain Development – focus on DHA, choline and lutein Live Chat & VideoLive Session with Dr Gisella Mutungi Submit your questions now!|
|12:30 - 12:40||You ask – experts answer! Live Chat & Video Live Q&A with Prof. Deoni, Drs Mutungi and Carvalho Submit your questions now!|
|12:40 - 13:10||So what does this all mean – training executive functions to impact learning in on and offline games Live Chat & Video Live Session with Dr Dylan Arena Submit your questions now!|