Brazil International Forum

Monday, April 28, 2014
8:00 AM–10:00 AM


Olga Amancio, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Sergio Paiva, Sao Paulo State University, Brazil


State of art of nutrition research in Brazil. Gilberto Kac, PhD, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Bioactive compounds of Brazilian regional fruits for treatment of  metabolic diseases. William Festuccia,  PhD, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Linear catch-up and epigenetic implications. Maria Albuquerque, PhD, Sao Paulo, Brazil

VDRG polymorphisms interact with calcium plus vitamin D supplementation during pregnancy to affect bone mass of lactating adolescent mothers. Paula Normando, PhD, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Effects of aerobic or resistance exercise training in the management of genetic predisposition to obesity. Michelle Sartori, MD, Heart Institute – Medicine School of Sao Paulo University, Brazil