LCIRAH Agri-Health Workshop 2012 - Session 3: Agricultural/ Food Policy and Chronic Disease Tue, 2012-07-31 16:25

2nd Annual LCIRAH Agri-Health Workshop: The Role of Agricultural and Food Systems Research in
Combating Chronic Disease for Development. London, 2nd-3rd July, 2012

What are the links between upstream policy initiated in the agri-food sector on downstream impacts on chronic disease in a development context? What are the priority research areas? This session will provide an overview, followed by two case studies, and will conclude with comments from discussants and audience. Chair: Corinna Hawkes (City University)

Confirmed speakers: Corinna Hawkes, Wendy Snowdon (Fiji National University/ Deakin University), Dr. Ballayram (Caribbean Food & Nutrition Institute), Ismael Thiam (Micronutrient Initiative).