International Symposium on Understanding the Double Burden of Malnutrition for Effective Interventions

Date and Time: 

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 09:00 to Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 18:00

The Symposium is organised by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in cooperation with the World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).

The purpose of the symposium is to strengthen understanding of how to tackle the double burden of malnutrition and will cover 5 thematic areas including epidemiology, biology, assessment, interventions and policy implications.

There is no registration fee to attend this symposium.

Key Deadlines
•23 April 2018: Online submission of abstracts. Submission of participation and abstract forms and grant applications (forms A, B, C).
•30 June 2018: Notification of acceptance of abstracts.

For further information and submission of abstracts please check the symposium website


IAEA headquarters, Vienna, Austria