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10TH WORLD CONGRESS ON DEVELOPMENTAL ORIGINS OF HEALTH & DISEASE

De Doelen | Rotterdam, USA
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Title: 10TH WORLD CONGRESS ON DEVELOPMENTAL ORIGINS OF HEALTH & DISEASE
Specialty: Cardiology
Dates: From Oct, 15, 2017 to Oct, 18, 2017
Location: Rotterdam, USA
Type: Congress
Registration Cost: From 450 to 550 USD
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Event Venue:

De Doelen

ROTTERDAM, USA Visit the Venue to read more
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Concerned Audience:
  • Medical_Professionals
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  • Nurses
Event Overview
Welcome message:

Dear colleagues,


It’s my great pleasure to invite you to participate in the 10th DOHaD World Congress, taking place in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. DOHaD 2017 will be hosted by Erasmus University Medical Center, home to the Generation R Studies.


The 10th Anniversary World Congress will bring together basic and clinical scientists and health care workers from all over the world involved in research focused on the early origins of life course health and disease. Presentations and discussions at this congress will have great impact on preventive and health care strategies focused on young couples, pregnant women and their young children.


We are looking forward to welcoming you to Rotterdam, a great multi-ethnic urban city and famous for its prominent skyline and modern architecture.


Yours faithfully,


Vincent W.V. Jaddoe, MD, PhD

Professor of Paediatric Epidemiology

Chair 10th DOHaD World Congress 2017

Speakers/Faculty:

DOHaD 2017 is pleased to announce the following list of speakers that have confirmed their participation in the congress. This list will be updated regularly, with the confirmation of each new speaker.



Mary Barker MSc, PhD, C.Psychol

Associate Professor of Psychology and Trustee DOHaD Society

MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, UK

Presentation: Designing complex behaviour change interventions



Zulfiqar A. Bhutta, PhD

Robert Harding Inaugural Chair in Global Child Health

Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada

Presentation: Potential for infant nutritional interventions



Klaus Bønnelykke, MD, PhD

Senior Researcher and Clinical Associate Professor

COPSAC, Herlev and Gentofte Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Presentation: Omega-3 fatty acids and childhood asthma



Yap Seng Chong, MBBS, MRCOG, MMED, MD

Associate Professor, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Lead Principal Investigator GUSTO study

Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University Health System, Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences

Presentation: Maternal nutrition and metabolic outcomes in the offspring



Cyrus Cooper, OBE, DL, FMedSci

Professor of Rheumatology and Director MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit

University of Southampton and University of Oxford, UK

Presentation: Early origins of osteoporosis



Gernot Desoye, D.Phil

Professor of Medical Biochemistry and Research Director

Department Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Medical University of Graz, Austria

Presentation: Placental nutrient transfer adaptations



Liesbeth Duijts, MD, PhD

Pediatrician-Pulmonologist and Epidemiologist

Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Presentation: Early risk factors for childhood respiratory morbidity



Janine F. Felix, MD, PhD

Epigenetic Epidemiologist and Study Coordinator Generation R Study

Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Presentation: Epigenome-wide association studies



Rachel Freathy, MA(Oxon), MSc, PhD

Sir Henry Dale Fellow and Senior Research Fellow

University of Exeter, UK

Presentation: Genetics of birth weight and later life diseases



Matthew W. Gillman, MD, SM

Program Director, Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO)

National Institute of Health (NIH), Rockville, MD, United States

Presentation: Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes



Peter Gluckman, ONZ, KNZM, FRSNZ, FMedSic, FRS

Chief Science Advisor to the Prime Minister of New Zealand and Professor of Paediatric and Perinatal Biology Liggins Institute

University of Auckland, New Zealand

Presentation: Increasing the policy impact of the science of DOHAD: challenges, barriers and opportunities 



Hans van Goudoever MD, PhD

Professor of Pediatrics

Free University Medical Center Amsterdam and Emma Children’s Hospital, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Presentation: Optimal nutrition for preterm born infants



Nicholas C. W. Harvey, MA, MB, BChir, PhD, FRCP 

Professor of Rheumatology and Clinical Epidemiology

MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, UK

Presentation: Gestational vitamin D supplementation and offspring bone development: translation from observation to intervention



Mark Hanson, MA, DPhil, CertEd, FRCOG

Professor of Cardiovascular Science, President DOHaD Society

University of Southampton, UK

Presentation: DOHaD 2017 Update



Bas Heijmans, PhD

Associate professor of Population Epigenomics Molecular Epidemiology

Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands

Presentation: Embryo selection and the epigenomic signals of prenatal adversity

Registration Needs updating Register Now
General Info:

The DOHaD 2017 congress starts with 4 different 1-day-pre-congress workshops on October 15th. The number of participants per workshop is limited, so please make sure you register as soon as possible.


Have a look if you can apply for a reduced registration fee.


DOHaD Society member

If you are a DOHaD Society member, make sure you have the unique DOHaD registration code (or email Jane Pearce if lost (jp@mrc.soton.ac.uk). Are you not a DOHaD member yet, have a look at the advantages of the DOHaD membership at  https://dohadsoc.org/why-join-dohad/


Developing country

If you are from a developing country category A or category B, please upload your passport at the registration site.

Currency:

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Registration Cost
Type
Early Registration

2017-08-08
Late Registration From: 2017-08-09 To: 0--
On site Registration
Registration
450
550
0

Group Registrations:

Group registrations not allowed

Accompanying Persons:

Accompanying persons not allowed

Registration Documents:
Letter of invitation:
We don’t provide letter of invitation
Letter of confirmation:
We don’t provide Letter of Confirmation
Proof of professional / educational status:
We don’t need Proof of professional/educational status
Online Abstract Submission:

We don’t accept Online Abstracts

Accommodation
Accommodation:

De Doelen

Schouwburgplein 50

3012 CL Rotterdam

The Netherlands


The 10th anniversary World Congress in Rotterdam will be focused on ‘Life course Health & Disease: Observations, experiments and interventions’. This congress will focus on the translational approaches by experimental, intervention and observational studies that have substantial implications for health throughout the life course in both high, middle and low income populations. Presentations and discussions will have great impact on preventive and health care strategies focused on young couples, pregnant women and their young children. This congress will bring together pediatricians, neonatologists, obstetricians, epidemiologists, genetic and epigenetic scientists, nutritionists, clinical researchers, public health professionals and policy leaders from around the world.


Rotterdam Marriott Hotel - from € 189.00

Hilton Rotterdam - from € 179.00

Holiday Inn Express Rotterdam Central Station - from € 124.00

NH Atlanta Rotterdam - from € 105.00

Bilderberg Parkhotel Rotterdam - from € 149.00

Inntel Hotels Rotterdam Centre - from € 130.00

Mainport - from € 150.00

Hampshire Savoy Rotterdam - from € 107.00

Thon Hotel Rotterdam - from € 95.00

SS Rotterdam - from € 109.00

Accommodation Options and Cost

Hotel Name
Type of charge
Single
Room
Double
Room
Distance from Venue
Rotterdam Marriott Hotel
Date range
189
Hotel Rotterdam
Date range
179
Holiday inn Express
Date range
124
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Submission Info

Do you want to share your latest exciting research at DOHaD 2017? Please submit your abstract during our late breaking abstract submission from July 15th until August 15th 2017!


Do you have questions? Check our Frequently asked questions, or contact us at secretariat.dohad17@erasmusmc.nl for questions about registration and abstract submission and dohad.2017@erasmusmc.nl for other questions.

Abstract submission deadline 2017-08-15
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We invite you to become partner or sponsor of the 10th DOHaD World Congress.


We expect that more than 1500 participants and over 800 presenters will attend the DOHaD World Congress. This congress will focus on the translational approaches by experimental, intervention and observational studies that have substantial implications for health throughout the life course in high, middle and low income populations.


For more information, please contact us at dohad.2017@erasmusmc.nl

Contact
Organising Agency

DOHaD congress secretariat Erasmus MC – Het Congresbureau

Renée Schrijver

secretariat.dohad17@erasmusmc.nl

T: +31 10 704 38 79

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