50th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Research – ESPR

Hamburg, Germany 9 octubre 2009 - 12 octubre 2009


This annual paediatric meeting highlighted innovative perspectives on issues related to paediatric research, clinical care and outpatient care through its high quality scientific programme, currently evolving through collaboration between local and international experts. Content had an international in scope with speakers recognised for their academic and clinical achievements. The Nestlé Nutrition Institute held a satellite symposium covering topics on optimizing protein intake of human milk fed preterm infants, presented by Prof. M. Makrides; evidence of using probiotics in preterm infants presented by Prof. H. Szajewska and finally the impact of exposure to cholesterol in breast milk in infancy by Prof. J.E. Heubi.