Priorities for Nutrition Research in the UK

Nutrition Bulletin has published (April 2022) a Virtual Issue that brings together articles that summarise a number of MRC-funded Nutrition Hot Topic Workshops designed to encourage new thinking on important challenges in the nutrition field.

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Priorities for Nutrition Research in the UK

This Virtual Issue on Priorities for Nutrition Research in the UK brings together papers recently published in Nutrition Bulletin that summarise a number of MRC-funded Nutrition Hot Topic Workshops designed to encourage new thinking on important challenges in the nutrition field.

To access the Virtual Issue, please visit the Nutrition Bulletin website here.

Please note that the paper, Lanham-New, S.A., Buttriss, J.L., Gibson-Moore, H., Staines, K., Webb, A.R., Cashman, K.D. et al. (2022) Vitamin D – a multi-disciplinary approach to: (1) elucidate its role in human health; (2) develop strategies to improve vitamin D status in the UK population. Nutrition Bulletin, will be added to this Virtual Issue as soon as it is online.

  • First steps towards transforming nutrition and health research in the UK - J. C. Mathers
  • MRC Hot Topic workshop report: Reshaping the food environment – applying interdisciplinary perspectives in appetite research - A. M. Johnstone, A. Brown
  • UK Nutrition Research Partnership (NRP) workshop: Forum on advancing dietary intake assessment - A. de la Hunty, J. Buttriss, J. Draper, H. Roche, G. Levey, A. Florescu, N. Penfold, G. Frost
  • UK Nutrition Research Partnership (NRP) workshop: Improving our understanding of the metabolic interplay between nutrition and physical activity (IN-PACT) - G. A. Wallis, E. S. Chambers
  • Medical Research Council Hot Topic workshop report: Planning a UK Nutrition and Healthy Life Expectancy Trial - J. Carter, J. Mathers, S. Fairweather-Tait, S. Jebb, N. Sattar, A. Jennings, A-M Minihane
  • UK Nutrition Research Partnership workshop: Nutrition and frailty—opportunities for prevention and treatment - M. Ni Lochlainn, S. Robinson
  • UK Nutrition Research Partnership ‘Hot Topic’ workshop report: A ‘game changer’ for dietary health – addressing the implications of sport sponsorship by food businesses through an innovative interdisciplinary collaboration - N. Gokani, A. Garde, M. Philpott, R. Ireland, R. Owens, E. Boyland

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