Nutrition and Child Development; Through the Lens of Iron

Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 4:30pm to Friday, June 3, 2016 - 4:45pm
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor specific locations are noted below

This symposium will celebrate the career of Dr. Betsy Lozoff, known for her contributions to research on iron deficiency anemia and as the former Director of the Center for Human Growth and Development at UM.  The symposium will feature scientists who will summarize the effects of iron deficiency on child development and consider related controversies based on studies from epigenetic to community levels.

Thursday, June 2; 4:30-6:30pm
Center for Human Growth & Development
10th floor Commons Room, 300 North Ingalls Building

Friday, June 3; 8:30am-4:45pm
Rackham Auditorium, 915 E. Washington

You may read a Global REACH impact story about Dr. Lozoff here.