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ISNN 2020 Program
ISNN 2020 - INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY of NUTRIGENETICS / NUTRIGENOMICS
14:30 - 15:30 Workgroup Salt Sensitivity (Olivia Dong PhD, Duke University, U.S.A., coordinator) - presentation series & discussion
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 - 17:00 Various Topics (Adela Chiriță-Emandi, session chair)
16:00 - 16:30 TBD (Rosita Gabbianelli PhD, University of Camerino, Italy)
16:30 - 17:00 Genetic variability and body weight management (Alfredo Martínez Hernández MD, PhD, University of Navarra, Spain)
17:30 Dinner (complimentary to all participants, Hotel Timișoara)
Friday, September 25
09:00 - 12:45 Metabolome and Nutrition (Susan Sumner, session chair)
09:00 - 09:15 Introduction (Susan Sumner PhD, Nutrition Research Institute, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, U.S.A.)
09:15 - 09:45 TBD (Guy Vergères PhD, Head of the Functional Nutritional Biology Group and deputy head of the Food Microbial Systems Research Division at Agroscope, Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research, Switzerland)
09:45 - 10:15 TBD (TBD)
10:15 - 10:45 Coffee break
10:45 - 11:15 TBD (Susan Sumner PhD)
11:15 - 11:45 TBD (TBD)
11:45 - 12:15 TBD (TBD)
12:15 - 12:45 Poster competition winner 2
12:45 - 13:00 End of Congress (Martin Kohlmeier MD, PhD)
14:30 - 16:00 ISNN Board Meeting
16:00 - 20:00 ISNN NGx in Practice Training Course (Martin Kohlmeier & Olivia Dong) - requires additional registration fee, aside from Congress fee. See Registration page.
Course topics include:
Genetic information for added value in practice. Ethical and legal frameworks.
Primer of genomics terms and principles. How to read genomic information.
Case Study – lactase persistence. Nutrients, polymorphisms, and cancer.
Principles and uses of epigenetics.
Nutrigenetics for optimizing physical performance.
Cardiovascular health, salt sensitivity & pharmaconutrigenetics.
Criteria for gene variant selection. Inventory of high-utility gene variants.
Genotype-based nutrition counseling.
Computer support for precision nutrition.
General discussion and wrap-up.
Romanian Society of Medical Genetics, CUI 9778082
Medical Genetics Discipline, UMFT
2, Eftimie Murgu
Timisoara, Timis, RO