Understanding Human Milk Oligosaccharides (HMOs) Diversity in Human Milk – Ms. Jodi Bettler
Presentation by Ms. Jodi Bettler during the HKDA x WNSC HK Online Symposium 2021 detailing the concept of HMO diversity and how it impacts the health of newborn infants in aspects including overall growth and development, gut and immune health, as well as potential cognitive abilities.
HMOs and Cognitive Development: Updates from the BCP-Enriched Project – Prof. Weili Lin
Presentation by Prof. Weili Lin during the HKDA x WNSC HK Online Symposium 2021, which outlined the latest updates from the Baby-Connectome Project Enriched Study (BCP-Enriched) regarding the significant role of human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs) in early life cognitive development.
Immune and Microbiome: Nutrients in Focus – Ms. June KC Chan
Lecture by Ms. June KC Chan presented during the HKDA x WNSC HK Online Symposium 2021 discussing the role of nutrition, from breastfeeding to functional oligosaccharides, in gut microbiome and immune maturation during early childhood. [Video was recorded on 30 Apr 2021]
"What is learning to me?" by Dr. Muriel Bruchhage
In this, the third in our series we asked Dr Muriel Bruchhage a Post-doctoral Research Associate at Rhode Island Hospital and Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, as well as a Visiting Researcher at King’s College London, what is learning to her?
The role of Cognitive Stimulation for Learning, Dr. Sanja Budisavljevic
In this, the fourth edition of our series, we turn to Dr Sanja Budisavljevic, Senior Specialist in Child Development, and find out what is learning for her. She will highlight the hot topic of ‘Cognitive Stimulation for Learning’. In this video she will discuss:
The gut microbiome and its role in immune development and child health – Professor Liam O’Mahony
Presentation by Professor Liam O’Mahony during the Post Graduate Program in Paediatric Nutrition (PGPN) Symposium and Convocation 2019 supported by WNSC HK, held on 05 Nov 2019, discussing the role of gut microbiota in early stage immune development and the risks of inflammatory and atopic diseas
Effective nutrition counselling strategies – Dr. Carine M Lenders
Presentation by Dr Carine M Lenders during the Post Graduate Program in Paediatric Nutrition (PGPN) Symposium and Convocation 2019 supported by WNSC HK, held on 05 Nov 2019, which provided a detailed walkthrough and case study examples of nutrition education and counselling strategies for solving
The development of executive functioning skills in preschool children: Research and clinical landscape in Hong Kong – Dr. Fanny Wai Fan Lam
Presentation by Dr. Fanny Wai Fan Lam during the Hong Kong Post Graduate Program in Pediatric Nutrition (PGPN) Online Symposium 2020 held on 20 Oct 2020, which outlined the latest research on the interplay between nutrition, executive functions and child learning.