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Innovation Lab for Nutrition: 4th Annual Scientific Symposium Minding the Gaps Along the Agriculture to Nutrition Pathway; 18 – 20 July 2016, Kathmandu, Nepal

November 14th, 2016 | Source: Johanna Y. Andrews-Treviño, Elena Broaddus, Shiva Bhandari, Arvin Saleh

The symposium began with welcome addresses by Dr. Keith West from the Innovation Lab for Nutrition and by Dr. Madhu Devkota from the Institute of Medicine, Tribhuvan University. The aims of the symposium and a brief history of its growth over the years were introduced. Both speakers called upon the audience, specifically young scientists, to define the pathways between agriculture and nutrition and its scientific gaps and carefully track what works, and what remains to be unpacked. Click here for more information