My NutriWeb: The Truth about Plant Protein (2022 Nov 17)

Thu, Nov 17, 2022 13:00 – 17:30 GMT. This 4-hour symposium by My NutriWeb: The Truth about Plant Protein will be held with the Alpro Foundation and is designed to bring together all professionals working across the health and food systems as well as tutors and students across the UK Ireland and Europe with the aim of addressing the latest hot topics in plant-based eating for health and the planet. This year’s event will include an online networking opportunity for those attending the live event. The symposium will cover • Relevancy and adequacy of plant proteins • Latest evidence to support the inclusion of plant proteins • Commonly asked questions and myths • Plant proteins in relation to: Muscle protein synthesis, Later life, Sarcopenia • Differences in country specific recommendations • How do we help people move towards a more plant-based diet including inspiration and sign posting, that professionals can use in their daily communications. CHAIRS: • Professor Ian Rowland, Emeritus Professor of Human Nutrition, University of Reading • Elphee Medici, Nutrition Expert, Nutrilicious