Ian MacDonald

NNIW97: Nutrition and the Metabolic Health of Children - Ian Macdonald

Speakers:
Ian A. Macdonald

Summary

Learn about the different changes in nutrition and health priorities in children, starting from the mid-20th century until the present. Prof. Ian Macdonald talks about relevant growth in early life, the shift in preventing undernutrition to overnutrition with today's obesity epidemic, and the long-term impact of metabolic programming to the child's health.