Thursday 18 June 2020
08:00 Dietary intervention for gut microbiota modulation – impact on metabolic health in patient cohorts
Dr Eibhlis O'Connor, University of Limerick, Ireland
08:30 Mediterranean Diet in non-Mediterranean countries – impact on chronic disease – results of Randomised Controlled Trials in Heart Health and Liver Disease
Dr Audrey Tierney, University of Limerick, Ireland
09:00 Irish Postgraduate Competition
11:00 Julie Wallace Award Lecture
11:45 Original Communications Session Three
13:15 Lunch and Irish Section AGM
Symposium Two: Anthropometric, lifestyle and dietary concerns in aging – diagnostic and interventional considerations
14:15 Interactions between nutrition and exercise in health and disease - new dietary approaches to regulate appetite and energy expenditure
15:00 Does Muscle Mass Matter?
Dr Terry Aspray, Newcastle University, UK
16:00 Diet, nutrition and bone health in old age
Professor Kevin Cashman, University College Cork, Ireland
16:40 Fish, omega-3 fatty acids and brain ageing
Professor Anne-Marie Minihane, University of East Anglia, UK
17:20 Close of Day
19:30 Conference Dinner
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