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Advances on nutrition research: Challenges and achievements


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By Dr. Juan Rivera Dommarco,
Director, Nutrition and Health Research Center (CINyS)
National Institute of Public Health (INS)

Presentation at:
    Science, Health and Development: Achievements and Challenges in One Hundred Years of PAHO.
    XXXVII Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Health Research
    Washington, DC, 12-14 June 2002

    Document No 37/2002.12


  • Achievements and challenges of research with application to Public Nutrition
  • Brief overview of advances during the 100 years of PAHO
  • Emphasis in achievements in Latin American and Carribbean
  • Emphasis on landmarks in knowledge, concepts and paradigms in maternal and child nutrition and the nutritional transition

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