conference logo
Programme  Abstract Titles  Abstract Presenters  Abstract Topics 
Plenary - Determining the risks and benefits of iron interventions, recommended assessment methods and possible need for individual-level assessment (I to I session)
Wednesday, June 4, 8:30-10:00

New approaches to assessing iron status in the presence of inflammation/infection - Sant-Rayn Pasricha

Efficacy, benefits and risks of iron for treating and preventing anemia; confounders of response in different contexts, including other causes of anemia - Richard Hurrell

Functional effects of anemia and iron deficiency and of iron interventions in pregnancy, infancy and childhood - Laura Murray-Kolb

Program implications (Includes individual vs. population assessment. What are we recommending? If no consensus, how do we get there?) - Lynnette Neufeld

Chair: Richard Hurrell, ETH Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland