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Symposium 3: Ageing, Frailty, Sarcopenia, Osteoporosis & micronutrients

10.30 Magnesium in Health and Disease.

Dr Jeroen De Baaij  Dept of Phsyiology, Radbound University Medical Center, Nijmegan,The Netherlands

11.00 Nutritional Concerns Later in Life.

Professor Lisette de Groot, Wageningen University, The Netherlands

11.30 Osteosarcopenic obesity syndrome as a complex entity in body composition derangement: The case for micronutrient implications.

Professor Jasminka Ilich, Florida State University, USA

12.00 Panel Discussion

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch

13:30 – 14:30 Original Communication session 2

Symposium 4: Micronutrient malnutrition & addressing the issues

14.30 Sex differences in requirements for micronutrients across the lifecourse.                                                                                    
Professor Ann Prentice, MRC Nutrition and Bone Health Group, University of Cambridge, UK

15.00 Approaches to setting dietary reference values for micronutrients, and translation into recommendations.

Professor Hilary Powers, University of Sheffield, UK

15.30 Panel discussion                                        

16.00 Conference close