Workshop “Public Health Relevance of Drug – Nutrient Interactions”
- University Medical Center Groningen, Rode Zaal
On April 12, 2016, the University Medical Center Groningen, the Netherlands, and DSM Nutritional Products will organize the Workshop “Public Health Relevance of Drug – Nutrient Interactions”.
In this meeting, experts in the field will present results from recent studies on interactions between nutrients and pharmaceuticals and will discuss the role of nutrition during pharmaceutical treatment. The workshop will be held on April 12, 2016, at the University Medical Center Groningen in the Rode Zaal. Attendance is free of charge.
10.00 – 10.15 Opening
10.15 – 10.45 Malnutrition and micronutrient deficiencies as adverse drug reaction in elderly people
Dr. W. van Orten-Luiten, Wageningen University
10.45 – 11.30 Clinical assessment of interactions of drugs with nutrients
Prof. G. Navis, University Medical Center Groningen
11.30 – 12.00 Contraceptives and folate interaction
Prof. P. Weber, DSM Nutritional Products, Basel
12.00 – 12.30 Interaction of vitamin D and vitamin K to prevent calcification
Dr. M.H. de Borst, University Medical Center Groningen
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch
13.30 – 14.15 Omega-3 benefits and interactions
Prof. C. von Schacky, University of Munich
14.15 – 14.45 Drugs and disturbance of microbiota
Dr. A. Zhernakova, University Medical Center Groningen
14.45 – 15.00 Summary and Outlook.
Prof. M. Eggersdorfer, DSM Nutritional Products, Basel
Please send your registration (name and full address incl. e-mail address and telephone number) to Mrs. Ellen van Drooge, via firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone number + 31 (0)50 361 0055.
If you need a hotel room for the night of April 11th, we recommend the NH Hotel at the Hanzeplein 132, Groningen (across the main entrance of the venue).
Reservations: +31 (0)20 79 56 088
Tel.: +31 50 584 8181
Hanzeplein, 132 9713GW Groningen - The Netherlands
Accommodation costs will not be covered by the organization.
We are looking forward meeting you in Groningen!