Nutrition and Nurture in Infancy and Childhood:
Three day international, interdisciplinary conference
Monday 12th, Tuesday 13th and Wednesday 14th June 2017
For conference enquiries please contact Liz Roberts, Conference and Events, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE
Tel: +44 (0)1772 893809
For academic queries please contact Professor Fiona Dykes on firstname.lastname@example.org
For queries regarding publishing your abstract in Maternal and Child Nutrition please contact Dr Victoria Hall Moran on email@example.com
We strive to ensure our conferences and events are inclusive for all. Please let us know at point of booking, if you have any requirements, eg access, mobility, interpreters, hearing, dietary etc, so that we can put provision in place.
Our eighth international, interdisciplinary conference is being organised by the Maternal and Infant Nutrition and Nurture Unit (MAINN), University of Central Lancashire.
The conference convenor is Fiona Dykes, Professor of Maternal and Infant Health (MAINN, UCLAN).
The conference links closely with the international journal Maternal and Child Nutrition (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing) that has its editorial office in MAINN. Senior Editors are Victoria Hall Moran (MAINN, UCLAN) and Rafael Perez-Escamilla (Yale University, USA).
There is a growing understanding of the complex interactions between socio-cultural, biological, political and economic influences upon infant and child feeding, eating and nutrition.
The conference aims to:
View our draft programme (.doc 141kb)
Venue - Grange Hotel
The conference venue is The Grange Hotel, Grange over Sands, which is situated on the fringe of the Lake District in beautiful surroundings.
For details on the charms of this stylish location, including maps and directions, please visit the hotel website http://www.grange-hotel.co.uk/
Rooms have been secured as a special conference rate of £95 single occupancy, bed and breakfast. If you are bringing a guest, there would be an extra charge.
Grange Hotel contact details:
Tel: 015395 33666
Fax: 015395 35064
There are a variety of other options of hotels and B&B’s in Grange over Sands and the surrounding area.
IMPORTANT NOTES ABOUT COMPLETING THE BOOKING FORM, AND TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Accommodation is not included in the conference fee and must be booked by the delegate separately.
Refreshments, lunch, delegate documentation and attendance to the Keynote and concurrent sessions are included in the conference fee.
Full Conference Fee is £ 395 (VAT not applicable)
Single Days Conference Fee is £135 (VAT not applicable)
Conference Dinner (3 course served dinner including wine and tea/coffee on the night of Tuesday 13th June at the hotel restaurant is £42 (VAT not applicable)
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