Macular Carotenoids and AMD Conference

11th - 13th July 2018

Downing College, Cambridge University, UK

Friday 13th July 2018

  • 09.00
    Session 10: Carotenoids for Infants
    Howard Theatre
  • Retinal Carotenoids and Childhood Cognitive Function and Achievement
    Dr Naiman Khan Assistant Professor Department of Kinesiology and Community Health University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
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    Howard Theatre
  • To advise
    Dr. Lisa Renzi Department of Health Promotion and Behavior at the UGA College of Public Health, USA
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    Howard Theatre
  • The effect of infant formula supplementation on cone photoreceptor density measured in vivo.
    Dr Trevor McGill Research Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Casey Eye Institute, Oregon Health & Science University, USA
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    Howard Theatre
  • 10.30
    Tea/Coffee
    Grace Howard Room
  • 11.00
    Session 11: Determinants of Carotenoids: Longitudinal Studies
    Howard Theatre
  • Macular pigment and the biology upstream to age-related macular degeneration: a view from eye pathology
    Dr Christine Curcio University of Alabama, USA
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    Howard Theatre
  • Cognitive function from a population based sample
    Dr Joanne Feeney Queen’s University Belfast and Trinity College Dublin
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    Howard Theatre
  • Patient Engagement in Nutrition Research for Eye and Brain Health: Findings from NIHR Moorfields Biomedical Research Centre
    Dr Rosie Gilbert, MRCOphth Clinical Fellow in Ophthalmology at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, UK
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    Howard Theatre
  • 12.30
    Session 12: Carotenoids- A network of opportunity
    Howard Theatre
  • A summary of carotenoids and an introduction to COST Action EUROCAROTEN: European network to advance carotenoid research and applications in agro-food and health
    Dr. Antonio Meléndez Martínez Associate Professor at the Department of Nutrition and Food Science, Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
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    Howard Theatre
  • 13.00
    Finger Buffet Lunch
    Grace Howard Room
  • 13.45
    Session 13: BON Conference Homework
    Professor Paul Bernstein University of Utah, USA
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    Howard Theatre
  • 15.00
    Conference closes

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