Dear respected Dietitian, Health Professional, Academician and colleagues

On behalf of the scientific and organizing committees, it is my great pleasure as Dubai Nutrition Conference (DNC) Chairperson, to welcome you all to attend and participate in the 2nd Dubai Nutrition Conference, which is hosted by the Dubai Health Authority. The event will take place on17-19 November 2016 at the Intercontinental Hotel - Festival City- Dubai.

DNC 2016 follows the success of the 1st Dubai Nutrition Conference held in Dubai on November 19-21, 2015.

The purpose of the conference is to bring together experts in different health and medical fields such as dietitians, nutritionists, food scientists, physicians, academicians and other specialists to discuss the recent advances in nutrition related topics as well as exchange ideas and knowledge between the different disciplines of clinical nutrition therapy for facilitating research and clinical interdisciplinary collaborations.

The science of food and nutrition has evolved into a multidisciplinary science. Nutrition and food scientists must take note of the health trends, environmental concerns and the changing economic climate.

The scientific program will take place over three days, which will focus on general areas of nutrition, with presentations on recent scientific research and developments. The sessions will provide up-to-date information and state-of-the art presentations delivered by reputable international and regional experts .The conference will comprised of plenary sessions, breakout sessions and workshops on the current topics of human nutrition and food sciences.

We look forward to welcoming you to DNC 2016 - In the vibrant city of Dubai, which is today; one of the world is leading tourist, economic and cultural center in the world.

Hoping to see you all at the conference

Waffa Helmi Rida
Chairperson DNC2016,
Chairperson Scientific Committee