Past Event

The African Nutritional Sciences Research Consortium (ANSRC) stakeholder follow-up meeting

January 23, 2017 - January 27, 2017
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

The Director of the Department of Nutritional Sciences at Columbia Medical School visited the Center from 23rd – 27th January 2017 to Chair meetings that would ensure the successful establishment of the African Nutritional Sciences Consortium (ANSRC). While here, he visited various stakeholders who were involved with ANSRC and whose input and participation would be vital to the establishment of the Consortium. These were, the Chairperson of School of Nutrition at Kenyatta University, the Head of Nutrition and Dietetics Unit at the Ministry of Health, the Director of African Population and Health Research Center, the Director General of the National Commission for Science, Technology and Innovation and the Regional Advisor in Nutrition from the United Nations Children’s Fund.