Wednesday 5 December 2018
08:30 Registration and refreshments
Symposium 3: Dietary sugars, resistant starch and fibres
9:00 Free sugars
Professor Ian Macdonald, University of Nottingham, UK
9:30 Resistant starches and cardiometabolic risk
Dr Denise Robertson, University of Surrey, UK
10:00 Fibre: Evidence, policy and practice
Dr Charlotte Evans, University of Leeds, UK
10:30 Panel Discussion
11:00 Original Communication session
Symposium 4: Lifestyle factors
13:30 Dietary patterns and risk for cardiovascular diseases
Professor Antonis Zampelas, Agricultural University of Athens, Greece
14:00 The role of nutrient timing in human health
Dr James Betts, University of Bath, UK
14:30 Are current dietary guidelines relevant to subjects on cholesterol-lowering drugs?
Professor Andrew Salter, University of Nottingham, UK
15:00 Panel discussion
15:30 Summary & implications for dietary policy in the UK
Dr Alison Tedstone, Deputy Director Diet, Obesity and Physical Activity/Chief Nutritionist, Public Health England
16:00 Conference close
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