University of the Western Cape to host the World Nutrition Conference

Late BreakingThis August, global experts and thought leaders in the field of Public Health, World Nutrition and Food Systems, will meet in Cape Town for the 2nd edition of the World Public Health Nutrition Association’s (WPHNA) World Nutrition Congress.

From 30 August – 2 September the University of the Western Cape will host the World Nutrition Conference 2016, where renowned public health experts will take to the stage to discuss, debate and share insights on how to address the double burden of malnutrition in a globalised world.

Researchers, policymakers, activists students will come together from different fields ranging from land and agriculture; to dietetics, health systems, economic and political studies, to address these challenges.

Attendees will be treated to parallel plenary sessions and keynote presentations delivered by local and international experts from wide ranging fields.

It is a conference not to be missed! Visit the website to register and book your seat – Day passes and full conference passes are available! For more information or for assistance with accommodation bookings, call us on +27 (0)21 683 5106 or email info@wncapetown2016.comVenue 3

Due to popular requests, we’ve reopened the call for abstracts for Poster Presentations. Submit yours by Friday, 29 July 2016 at 00h00 (GMT+2). Click here for submission guidelines and access to the submission portal.


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