... will be the main theme of the 4th JPI HDHL conference. The target audience is broad and includes not only
funders and scientists, but also policy makers of health & agriculture, industry and health professionals.
Communication is of high importance to increase the impact of nutritional science. Understanding the perspectives
and needs of other stakeholders is a key aspect of good communication.
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Ahrens (coordinator of PEN Joint Action) and Dr. Lucyna Wozniak (member of the Lamy group) will give a plenary talk during the conference about PEN and the Lamy report.
Learn more about the promising results of the three (almost) finished JPI HDHL Knoweldge Hubs:
- MaNuEL (Malnutrition)
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manage up to 5 speed dates of 10 min as part of the early bird programme.
Dr. John Bell, director Bioeconomy of the EC, opens the 4th international JPI HDHL conference.
Prof. Dr. Wolgang Ahrens, will present the new JPI HDHL Joint Action: Policy Evaluation Network (PEN),
as coordinator of this network.
Dr. Lucyna Wozniak, will explain the recommendations of the LAB FAB APP (Lamy)
report as member of the Lamy group.
Six parallel workshops are foreseen e.g. on public-private R&I collaboration; how to improve the impact of
nutrition science; how to organize multi-stakeholder dialogues, JPI HDHL Knowledge Hubs and a decision room
session to provide input for the update of the SRA. A brief description of the workshops can be found
here and more detailed information will follow.
The audience debate will focus on how to improve the impact of R&I investments in the area of food, nutrition health & physical activity. Nutrition security and the environment will be taken into account. Statements will be selected according to suggestions of the participants that can be done in the registration phase.
Young scientists from about 20 JPI HDHL countries that are involved in one of the JPI HDHL funded projects will provide a short elevator pitch. They will address the relevance of their project for the societal challenge of diet related chronic diseases.
Joint Programming Initiative
A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life
Project coordinator: Jolien Wenink
Organisation conference: Sanne van Geel
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This project has received funding from the European Union’s H2020 Research and Innovation Programme under grant agreement n.696300