Schedule

Full-day Events with Distinguished Speakers

Saturday, 15th September

08:00 - 09:00 AM

Registration and Arrival of the Dignitaries

09:00 AM onwards

Inaugural Session

09:03 AM
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Welcome address by Prof (Dr) Afrozul Haq

Prof. Afrozul Haq, Ph.D

09:07 AM
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Address by Prof. (Dr) Ahmed Kamal

Prof. (Dr) Ahmed Kamal

09:12 AM
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Keynote address by Prof. Michael Holick

Prof. Michael Holick, M.D

09:22 AM
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Address by Chief Guest: Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

09:32 AM
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Concluding remarks by Prof. (Dr) Seyed Ehtesham Hasnain

Prof. (Dr.) Seyed Ehtesham Hasnain

09:37 AM

Vote of thanks by Mr. S.S. Akhtar, Registrar

09:40 AM

National Anthem

Keynote Address

10:05 - 10:35 AM
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Recent Advances in Food Fortification, Standards and Policies

Ms. Madhavi Das

10:35 - 11:05 AM
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The D-Lightful Vitamin D for Health: A Global Perspective

Prof. Michael Holick, M.D

11:05-11:15 AM
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Special presentation by Mr. Tarun Vij from “GAIN”

Food Fortification: Transforming Vitamin D Nutrition

Mr. Tarun Vij

11:15 - 11:30 AM

HI TEA

11:30 - 11:50 AM
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Vitamin D Status of Outdoors in Delhi: 1998 to 2018

Dr. Ravinder Goswami, M.D

11:50 - 12:10 PM
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Impact of Vitamin D fortified Milk in School Children

Maj. Gen. (Dr.) R. Marwaha

12:10 - 12:30 PM
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Emerging Biomarkers in Vitamin D Metabolism

Prof. Nasser Al Daghri, Ph.D

12:30 - 12:50 PM
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Vitamin D Fortification: How Much Is Too Much?

Prof. M. S. Razzaque, MBBS, Ph.D

12:50 - 13:10 PM

Question and Answers

13:10 - 14:10 PM

Buffet Lunch

14:10 - 14:30 PM
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Vitamin D And Neurodegenerative Diseases: From An Intriguing Idea To Therapeutic Option

Dr. Suhail Rasool, Ph.D

14:30 - 14:50 PM
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Under Nutrition And Food Fortification

Dr. A.K. Srivastava (Addl Charge)

14:50 - 15:10 PM
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Food Fortification And Its Compliance To Recent Food Packaging And Labeling Regulations

Dr. Tanweer Alam

15:10 – 15:30 PM
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Supplementation Of Vitamin D In Cardiovascular Disorders

Prof (Dr.) Rakesh Sharma

15:30 – 15:50 PM
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Impact of Vitamin D Deficiency on rehabilitation and functional outcome: A Descriptive Study

Dr. Swati Srivastava

15:50 - 16:00 PM

Question and Answers

16:00 PM onwards

Poster viewing followed by Hi Tea

Saturday, 15th September

11:30 - 11:50 AM
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Vitamin D Activation By Magnesium And Their Function In Human Health

Prof. Afrozul Haq, Ph.D

11:50 - 12:10 AM
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Impact Of Vitamin D On Pregnancy-Related Disorders And Offspring Outcome In Early And Later Life.

Prof. Berthold Hocher, Ph.D.

12:10 - 12:30 PM
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Role Of Vitamin D In Autoimmune Diseases

Dr. Gehad El Ghazali, M.D

12:30 - 12:50 PM
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Vitamin D Status in Pregnancy and Their Neonatal Before and After 15 Days of Delivery

Dr. Vinit Mehrotra

12:50 - 13:10 PM

Question and Answers

13:10 - 14:10 PM

Buffet Lunch

14:10 - 14:30 PM
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Rickets In Childhood

Dr. Jaishen Rajah, M.D

14:30 - 14:50 PM
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Vitamin D, Bone Health And Congenital Ichthyosis

Prof. Gomathy Sethuraman, M.D, MNAMS

14:50 - 15:10 PM
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Food Fortification to Reduce Malnutrition

Prof.Dr. P. Nazni, Ph.D

15:10 – 15:30 PM
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Vitamin D Deficiency and Skeletal Muscle: Observations from an Animal Model

Ayesha Ismail, Ph.D

15:30 – 15:50 PM
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Role of Vitamin D in Musculoskeletal Strength and Performance in Elderly Subjects

Dr. Kalpana Zutshi

15:50 – 16:00 PM

Question and Answers

16:00 onwards

Poster viewing followed by Hi Tea