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SickKids Café Scientifique March 2017
Start date:
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
6 to 8 p.m.
Hard Rock Cafe, 279 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON
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Food Fight: How nutrition trends are changing the way our kids eat

Nutrition plays a fundamental role in a child’s development. But how are today’s nutrition choices affecting our kids? From exposure to allergens at an early age to the latest diet and food engineering trends, join us as we examine how children are eating today and the impact on healthy growth and development.


  • Dr. Adelle Atkinson, Clinical Immunologist, Division of Immunology and Allergy, SickKids
  • Dr. Debra Katzman, Physician, Eating Disorders Program; Senior Associate Scientist Child Health Evaluative Sciences, SickKids Research Institute
  • Daina Kalnins, Director, Clinical Dietetics, SickKids

Admission is free but registration is required. Light snacks will be served.

Note: This event is now sold out! You can join the waiting list at cafsci-nutrition.eventbrite.com

About SickKids Café Scientifique
SickKids Café Scientifique is an informal discussion series where leading experts and the public examine hot health topics in an intimate setting. Members of the public are encouraged to ask questions and join in the conversation. Hosted since 2009, they are free, open to the public and held in a local restaurant. Café Scientifiques help make science accessible.

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