Future Directions of Choline


Sunday, November 5

5:30 PMRegistration Check-in
6:00 PMReception/Cocktail Hour
7:00 PMIntroduction and Welcome – at Embassy Suites in Concord, NCStephen Hursting, PhD
7:15 PMHistory & Contribution to Choline ScienceSteven H. Zeisel, MD, PhD

Monday, November 6

7:30 AMShuttle to NCRC
8:00 AMBreakfast
9:00 AMIntroduction and WelcomeStephen Hursting, PhD
9:15 AMCholine and Pregnancy OutcomesRima Obeid, PhD
9:45 AMCholine and Eye DevelopmentIsis Trujillo-Gonzalez, PhD
10:15 AMCholine and NeurodevelopmentRick Canfield, PhD
10:45 AMBreak
11:00 AMCholine and DHAKevin Klatt, PhD, RD
11:30 AMLactation and Choline NutritionWeili Lin, MD, PhD
12:00 PMCholine and Food AidMark J. Manary, MD
12:30 PMLunch
1:30 PMCholine and Genetics and CognitionSusan Smith, PhD
2:00 PMCholine and Cannabis/Maternal StressSharon Hunter, PhD
2:30 PMCholine and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)Colin Carter, MD
3:00 PM"The Blanket Recommendation"Susan Smith, PhD
3:30 PMBreak
4:00 PMStudent Sessions/Oral Talks
5:00 PMMove to NRI
5:30 PMPoster PresentationsStudents
7:30 PMShuttle Back to Hotel

Tuesday, November 7

7:30 AMShuttle to NCRC
8:00 AMBreakfast
9:00 AMWelcome, Day 2Stephen Hursting, PhD
9:15 AMCholine and Liver HealthRené Jacobs, PhD
9:45 AMCholine and Metabolic HealthEvan Paules, PhD
10:15 AMCholine and Alzheimer'sLi-Huei Tsai, PhD/Maeve Bonner, PhD
10:45 AMBreak
11:00 AM TMAO and Choline: A Population Level PerspectiveKatie Meyer, ScD
11:30 AMTMAO and Choline: A Mechanistic PerspectiveJonathan Bortz, MD
12:00 PMLunch
12:30 PMLunch Talk - Updating Choline DRIs: How far have we come?Steven Zeisel, MD, PhD
1:00 PMSmall Group Breakouts
2:00 PMGroups reconvene and share results
3:00 PMClosing Remarks and RecapStephen Hursting, PhD
3:15 PMAdjourn
3:30 PMShuttle Back to Airport

Registration deadline: October 22

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