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Better Foods for Better Health Symposium supports sharing knowledge to drive progress and improve nutrition in developing and industrialized countries.

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BFBH 2018


March 20-22, 2018

Better Foods for Better Health Symposium's sixth edition addresses infant and childhood nutrition and the challenges and unmet needs in countries of all income levels.



Explore how food impacts children’s growth with a focus on obesity and malnutrition, infections, allergy, and the emerging field linking nutrition and behavior.

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Members of the scientific community as well as regulatory, academic and industry stakeholders present their findings and insights.

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Individuals from a range of countries and fields of expertise share their viewpoints on childhood nutrition & health.

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Les Pensières

Les Pensières Center for Global Health
Veyrier-du-Lac (France)

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This exceptional venue on the shores of Lake Annecy provides an ideal setting to exchange knowledge and ideas to develop new public health initiatives.

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Organized by

Mérieux Foundation

We are an independent family foundation committed to fighting the infectious diseases that affect developing countries. Our goal: promote equitable access to health care and improve the living conditions of the most vulnerable.

Supported by

Mérieux NutriSciences

Mérieux NutriSciences is dedicated to protecting consumers’ health throughout the world by delivering a wide range of testing and consultancy services to the food and nutrition industries.

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