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Date: Tuesday 19/02/08
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Venue: Perinatal Institute, Crystal Court.  Click here for a map (Adobe PDF)

Maternal Nutrition in Pregnancy
International Perspectives and Relevance for the West Midlands

17:30 Registration / Refreshments

Improving maternal and newborn health: Initiatives of WHO and the potential role of micronutrient supplementation
Dr Anuraj Shankar - Making Pregnancy Safer, WHO, Geneva

18:40 Discussion
19:00 Assessing the need for antenatal and postnatal nutritional  supplementation: national and local considerations
Eleanor McGee - Public Health Nutrition Lead
Janet Gordon - Advanced Dietician for Maternal Health
Birmingham Community Nutrition and Dietetic Service
19:30 General Discussion
20:00 Close


Registration fee £10, includes light buffet and refreshments.
Please complete form below, and send with cheque (made payable to ‘Perinatal Institute’) to:

Shani Taylor,
Perinatal Institute, Crystal Court,
Aston Cross, Birmingham
B6 5RQ.

Registration will be confirmed upon receipt.

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