Category Archives: Mini-symposia


Mini-Symposium: 2013 Blizard Neuromuscular Symposium

The 2013 Blizard Neuromuscular Symposium September 11th 2013 The meeting focused on the relevance of trauma and of dietary habits in the development of neurodegenerative disorders and motor neurone disease, drawing from the large body of experimental and epidemiological evidence. … Continue reading

Mini-symposium: Obesity in mothers and children

Obesity in Mothers and Children: What are the links and what can we do about them? Overweight and obesity pose major challenges for maternal health and pregnancy and child health throughout the world. This one-day meeting on the determinants, effects, … Continue reading

Mini-symposium: Equity in closing the cancer divide

Mini-Symposium: Closing the Cancer Divide – An Equity Imperative Date: October 24th 2012 This month sees the publication of a new book, Closing the Cancer Divide: An Equity Imperative edited by Felicia Marie Knaul, Julie Gralow, Rifat Atun and Afsan … Continue reading