Round Tables (in Farsi)
Dr. TR. Neyestani, Dr. MR. Vafa, Dr. Z. Abdollahi, Z. Pourahmadi, Dr. AR. Dorosty-Motlagh, Dr. S. Eskandari, Dr. H. Jalali
National Food Enrichment and Fortification Programs: Opportunities and Challenges
Dr. M. Hajifaraji, Dr. L. Afshar, Dr. AR. Parsapour, Dr. E. Naseri, Dr. S. Bazmi
Professionalism and Ethics in Nutrition Research and Practice
Dr. J. Razzaz, Dr. MH. Abolhasani, Dr. MJ. Kabir
Insurance Coverage and Systematization of Nutrition Services
Dr. K. Djafarian, Dr. TR. Neyestani, Dr. K. Khabiri, Dr. M. Hozouri
Dietary Supplements: Double-edged Sword
Dr. Z. Abdollahi, Dr. N. Kalantari, S. Jafari, Dr. P. Torabi, Dr. JS. Tabrizi
Role of Nutritional Services in Iran Public Health System
Dr. B. Damari, Dr. R. Naserifar, Dr. Z. Abdollahi, F. Sadeghi-ghotbabadi, M. Farahani
Food and Nutrition Security: How Multi Sectorial approaches work?
Dr. S. Eskandari, Dr. H. Hosseini, Dr. N. Omidvar, M. Ghaderi, A. Fouladi Moghaddam
Food and Nutrition Labeling in Iran: Are Colored Markers a Suitable Guide in the General Population?
Dr. B. Najafi, Dr. H. Mehrabi, Dr. F. Mohammadi Nasrabadi, Dr. MR. Pakravan
Iranian Targeted Subsidy Plan and its Imact on Food Security
Dr. N. Omidvar, Dr. K. Djafarian, Dr. F. Siassi, Dr. SA. Keshavarz, Dr. R. Sheikholeslam
Graduate Education in Nutrition in Iran: Where is Destination?
Professor Bahram Arjmandi, Ph.D., RD
Margaret A. Sitton Professor and Director of Center for Advancing Exercise and Nutrition Research on Aging, Florida State University (FSU), Tallahassee, United State
Dr. Ashkan Afshin
Acting Assistant Professor, Department of Global Health and the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington. Seattle, United States
Professor Gordon Ferns (BSc, MSc, MD, BS, MRCS, FRCPath, FRCP, SFHEA, Dip Hlth Mgt, FRSA)
Department of Medical Education and Metabolic Medicine, University of Sussex, Brighton , UK
Professor Harriet V. Kuhnlein, PhD, LLD (hon.), FIUNS, FASN
Professor Emerita of Human Nutrition, McGill University, Montreal, Adjunct Professor, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Hawai’i, Manoa, Founding Director, Centre for Indigenous Peoples’ Nutrition and Environment (CINE), Quebec, Canada
Professor Catherine Geissler, Ph.D.
Professor Emerita of Human Nutrition, King’s College London, President of The Nutrition Society of the UK & Ireland (2013-16) and Secretary General of the International Union of Nutritional Science (IUNS) (2013-2017), London, UK
Unfortunately, she cannot attend the congress due to a broken leg.
Professor Graham MacGregor, MA, MB, B. Chir
Centre for Environmental and Preventive Medicine, London, UK
Dr. Longvah, Thingnganing
Food Chemistry Division, National Institute of Nutrition, New Delhi, India
Dr. Heli Kuusipalo
Senior Researcher, The National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL), Laskut, Finland
Professor John Speakman, Ph.D.
University of Aberdeen, Institute of Biological and Environmental Sciences, Aberdeen, Scottland
Professor Ibrahim Elmadfa, Ph.D.
Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Professor Parviz Sabour, Ph.D.
Guelph Food Research Centre, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Professor, Sean Strain, Ph.D.
Biomedical Sciences Research Institute, School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Ulster, Belfast, Coleraine, Ireland
Dr Rukhsana Haider, MBBS, MSc (Lond), IBCLC (USA), PhD (UK)
Founder and Chair, Training & Assistance for Health & Nutrition (TAHN) Foundation, Chair, Civil Society for Scaling Up Nutrition, Bangladesh (CSA for SUN, BD), Co-Chair, Steering Committee, World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA), Penang, Malaysia
Professor Khosrow Adeli, Ph.D.
University of Toronto, Departments of Biochemistry and Laboratory Medicine & Pathology, Ontario, Canada
Dr. Hassanali Vatanparast, Ph.D.
College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, University of Saskatchewan, ·Saskatoon, Canada
Professor Francesco Branca, Ph.D.
Director of Nutrition for Health and Development, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
Dr. Fariba Kolahdooz, Ph.D.
Assistant Director of Research with the Aboriginal, and Global Health Research Group, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Professor Afrozul Haq, Ph.D.
Senior Clinical Scientist Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Institute Shaikh Khalifa Medical City, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Dr. Parmjit S. Panesar , M.Sc. Ph.D.
Dept. of Food Engg. & Technology, S.L.Institute of Engg. & Technology, (Deemed University, Estd. by Govt of India), Longowal-148106 (Punjab) INDI
Dr. Masami Iwasaki-Goodman, Ph.D.
Hokkai Gakuen University, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan
Professor. Michael Nelson, BSc, MSc, Ph.D., RNutr (Public Health)
Director, PHN Research Ltd., Emeritus Reader in Public Health Nutrition, King’s College London, London, UK
Professor Alexander G Haslberger , Ph.D.
Department for Nutritional Research; University Vienna
and the Dep. for Microbiology and Genetics, Human Ecology/ Anthropology, Vienna, Austria
Professor Karl-Heinz Wagner, Ph.D
Head of the Emerging Field, Study Dean Nutritional Sciences
Director Research Platform "Active Ageing", Vice Head Department of Nutritional Sciences, Vienna, Austeria