What is DIShed up for our children?

Dietary intake and nutritional status in Gauteng and the Western Cape

19 March 2020, Focus rooms, Sunninghill

08h00 – 09h00 Registration and arrival tea
Session 1 09h00 – 10h30 Chair: Prof Friede Wenhold (UP)
09h00 – 09h30 Welcome: Ms Nazeeia Sayed (ILSI Executive Director)
09h30 – 10h00 Provincial dietary intake study (PDIS): The double burden of malnutrition in 1-9-year old (12-119 months) children in two economically active and urbanised provinces in South Africa

  1. Sample and study design (Prof JH Nel)
  2. Anthropometric results (Prof M Senekal)
10h00 – 10h30 A nested study within the 2018 PDIS to adjust the 24-hour recall data (Prof JH Nel)
10h30 – 11h00 Macro – and micronutrient intakes of children and evidence of the nutrition transition in 1-9-year old children (Prof NP Steyn)
11h00 – 11h30 Break
Session 2 11h30 – 13h00 Chair: Prof Elizabeth Kempen (UNISA)
11h30 – 12h00 Dietary diversity and food security in 1-9-year-old children (Ms Linda Drummond)
12h00 – 12h30 Dietary patterns of children in 2018 (Prof M Senekal)
12h30 – 13h00 The inflammatory potential of the dietary intake of 1-9-year old children (application of the Dietary Inflammatory Index)
(Ms Sonia Malczyk)


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