Schedule

Full-day Events with Distinguished Speakers

Saturday, 15th September

08:00 - 09:30 AM

Registration and Arrival of the Dignitaries

09:30-10:05 AM

Inaugural Session

10:05-10:45 AM
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Keynote Speaker
Sunlight, Vitamin D-Ultraviolet Rays for Health

Prof. Michael Holick, M.D

11:15-12:00 AM
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Basics of Vitamin D Genomics

Prof. Carsten Carlberg, Ph.D

12:00-12:25 PM
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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.

12:30-12:50 PM

TBA

12:55-13:20 PM
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Role of Vitamin D in Autoimmune diseases

Dr. Gehad El Ghazali, M.D

13:25-14:25 PM

Buffet Lunch

14:30-15:00 PM
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Vitamin D activation by magnesium and their function in human health

Prof. Afrozul Haq, Ph.D

15:00-15:25 PM
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Rickets in childhood

Dr. Jaishen Rajah, M.D

15:30-15:55 PM
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Vitamin D, Bone Health and Congenital Ichthyosis

Prof. Gomathy Sethuraman, M.D, MNAMS

16:00-16:25 PM
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Measurement of Vitamin D levels using various techniques

Dr. Shereen Atif, M.D.

16:30-16:55 PM
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Vitamin D Deficiency Across Different Stages of Breast Cancer

Dr. Nighat Yaseen Sofi, Ph.D.

HIGH TEA

Sunday, 16th September

09:30-10:00 AM
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Vitamin D genomics applications: The personalized Vitamin D response index

Prof. Carsten Carlberg, Ph.D

10:05-10:35 AM
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Significance of vitamin D and phosphate interaction in health and disease

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

10:40-11:10 AM
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Prophylactic Active Tau Immunization Leads to Sustained Reduction in Pathological Hallmarks of Alzheimer’s disease

Dr. Suhail Rasool, Ph.D

HIGH TEA

11:40-12:10 AM
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Efficacy of Nano-Technology based micellized formulation of vitamin D3 over conventional fat-soluble vitamin D3 preparation in vitamin D deficient Indian children and adults

Maj. Gen. (Dr.) R. Marwaha

12:15-12:35 PM
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Vitamin D status of outdoors in Delhi: 1998 to 2018

Dr. Ravinder Goswami, M.D

12:40-13:05 PM
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Vitamin D and chronic kidney disease: The state of the art

Prof. Vivekanand Jha

13:10-13:30 PM
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Vitamin D and Bone health in Children, a Western India experience

Dr. Anuradha Khadilkar, M.D

Buffet Lunch

14:45-15:10 PM
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Vitamin D in pediatric respiratory diseases: Do we have enough evidence?

Dr Rashmi Ranjan Das, Ph.D

15:15-15:40 PM
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Vitamin D deficiency and Non Communicable diseases [NCDs]

Dr. Mohd. Ashraf Ganie

15:45-16:10 PM
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Food fortification and its compliance in food package labeling.

Dr. Tanweer Alam

16:15-16:40 PM

TBA

16:45-17:10 PM

TBA

17:15-17:40 PM
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Emerging Biomarkers in Vitamin D Metabolism

Prof. Nasser Al Daghri, Ph.D

HIGH TEA