A Plaice for Fish in the Diet - free lunchtime webinar on fish and health

A Plaice for Fish in the Diet - free lunchtime webinar on fish and health

From 11 May 2017 13:00 until 11 May 2017 14:00

This free lunchtime webinar aims to increase understanding of the reasons for the dietary recommendation to ‘eat at least two portions of fish, one of which should be oily, weekly’.

The webinar will explore the science behind why most of us should include more fish in our diet, particularly including more oily fish, and will look at:

  • fish consumption in the UK, and the contribution of fish to nutrient intakes;
  • health benefits associated with the long chain omega -3 fatty acids present in oily fish;
  • the research on eating fish in pregnancy and offspring outcomes;
  • evaluating the risks and the benefits: considering issues of sustainability and contaminants;
  • the challenge of Increasing consumption - acceptance and barriers.

 

We are delighted to have presentations from the following expert speakers:

Professor Ann Marie Minihane, Professor of Nutrigenetics, Department of Nutrition and Preventive Medicine, Director of Research and Innovation, Norwich Medical School

Dr Elizabeth Miles, Senior Research Fellow, Human Development & Health Academic Unit, University of Southampton

Sarah Coe, Nutrition Scientist, British Nutrition Foundation

 

This event is for health professionals and others with an interest in the science of nutrition and its importance to health.

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