VegMed 2020
Programme

01 - 03 May 2020

12:30 - 14:00

Registration

14:00 - 14:15

Opening marks

14:15 - 15:00

Iron, a special nutrient

Prof. Dr. Claus Leitzmann

15:00 - 15:45

Harvard goes vegan! Why plant-based diets are more relevant than ever

Prof. Dr. Walter Willett (live via Skype)

15:45 - 16:15

Coffee Break

16:15 - 17:45

Panel discussion on the topic of "Nutrition in everyday medical life"

17:45 - 18:00

Closing

8:45- 9:45

Registration

9:45 - 10:00

Welcome

10:00 - 10:45

Climate change will hit us all! The interaction of climate and health

Dr. Martin Herrmann, MD

10:45 - 11:30

Live an unforgettable life: How to avoid alzheimer's and build a better brain

Team Sherzai Dr. Ayesha und Dr. Dean Sherzai

11:30 - 12:00

Coffee Break

12:00 - 12:45

Evidence-based weight loss

Dr. Michael Greger

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch with Poster-Session

14:00 - 14:45

Fed up! The interaction between nutrition and microbiome (DE)

Prof. Dr. Martin Smollich

14:45 - 15:30

Food as medicine

Prof. Dr. Andreas Michalsen

15:30 - 16:15

The mechanisms of a plant-based diet - biochemistry easy understandable! (EN)

Prof. Dr. Jennifer Trilk

16:15 - 16:45

Coffee Break

16:45 – 18:15

Panel discussion on the topic of "The interaction between nutrition and climate”

18:15-18:30

Closing

9:00 - 9:45

Registration

9:45 - 10:00

Welcome

10:00 - 10:45

Evidence-based weight loss

Dr. Michael Greger

10:45 - 11:15

Climate change will hit us all! The interaction of climate and health

Dr. Martin Herrmann, MD

11:15 - 11:45

Coffee Break

11:45 - 13:15

Podium discussion on the topic "Vegan Child Nutrition"

13:15- 14:30

Lunch

14:30 - 15:15

Live an unforgettable life: How to avoid Alzheimer's and build a better brain

Team Sherzai Dr. Ayesha und Dr. Dean Sherzai

15:15 - 15:45

Paradigm shift in the therapy of metabolic syndrome with the help of plant-based nutrition

Dr. Matthias Riedl, MD

15:45-16:15

Coffee Break

16:15 - 17:30

Panel discussion on the topic of "Vegan Sports Nutrition”

17:30 - 17:45

Closing

12:30 - 14:00

Registration

14:15- 15:00

Planetary Health

Prof.Dr.Dr. Sabine Gabrysch

15:00 – 15:45

Plant based dietary approaches in the prevention of chronic diseases

PD Dr.MSc. Lukas Schwingshackl

15:45 - 16:15

Coffee Break

16:15 - 17:00

Research-Session (EN)

17:00 – 17:45

If diet change was so easy, we would not be here

Dipl.-Psych. Christel von Scheidt

17:45 - 18:00

Closing

8:45 - 9:45

Registration

10:00 - 10:45

The QWEB tool: An evaluation sheet for the quality of nutrition articles on the world wide web (DE); Preventing inflammation! The anti-inflammatory potential of a plant-based diet (EN)

Marianne Kriz, B.Sc. and Dr. Krasimira Alexandrova

10:45 - 11:30

Research-Session (EN)

11:30 - 12:00

Coffee Break

12:00 - 12:45

Plant-based nutrition and heart failure (EN); Mediterranean and other plant-based diets and cognitive decline (EN)

Dr. Conor Kerley; Dr. Mary Yannakoulia

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch with Poster-Session

14:00 - 14:45

Research-Session (EN)

14:45 - 15:30

Orthorexia - restrictive eating behaviour or new nutritional trend? (DE)

Dr.med. Bianca Schwennen

15:30 - 16:15

Evaluating the role of vitamin B12 in lung cancer using multiple sources of evidence (EN)

Dr. Shama Virani

16:15 - 16:45

Coffee Break

16:45 - 17:30

Physicians Association for Nutrition (PAN) (EN)

17:30 - 18:15

Plant Cognition and Intelligence

Prof. Dr. Frantisek Baluska

18:15-18:30

Closing

9:00 - 9:45

Registration

10:00 - 10:45

Vegan Food Management

Prof. Dr. Markus Keller

10:45 – 11:15

Food as medicine

Prof. Dr. Andreas Michalsen

11:15 - 11:45

Coffee Break

11:45 - 12:30

Cultured Meat (DE)

Niko Rittenau

12:30 - 13:15

Diet in life-course and the effects on epigenetics

Dr. ir. Trudy Voortman

13:15- 14:30

Lunch

14:30 - 15:15

Vegan Kitchen Pharmacy. How to treat the most common diseases with vegetables, fruit & Co.

Annette Kerkhoff

15:15 - 15:45

Powered by plants - Vegan sports nutrition

Dr. Vijay Murthy, MD

15:45 - 16:15

Coffee Break

16:15-16:45

The mechanisms of a plant-based diet - biochemistry easy understandable! (EN)

Dr. Jennifer Trilk, MD

16:45 - 17:30

Animal experimentation in science and research - overview and link to health and nutrition (DE)

Dr. med. Katharina Kühner

17:30 - 17:45

Closing

12:30 - 14:00

Registration

14:15- 15:00

Workshop - Orthorexia - food restriction or healthy pleasure for ethical reasons?

Dr. Bianca Schwennen

15:00 - 15:45

Workshop

15:45 - 16:15

Coffee Break

16:15 - 17:45

Workshop - Vegan nutrition and irritable bowel syndrome

Waldfriede Hospital

17:45 - 18:00

Closing

18:15 - 20:00

Mini symposium - Integrative Fasting (DE)

Dr. Daniela Liebscher/ Dipl.-Psych. Christel von Scheidt/ Alexandra Prüß (UG Michalsen Management)

8:45 - 9:45

Registration

10:00 - 11:30

Research Session

11:30 - 12:00

Coffee Break

12:00 - 12:45

Workshop - Plantbased nutrition in children - Recent results from the VeChi trial / VESNA Network : Academic network for the study on vegan diets (DE)

Prof. Dr. Markus Keller

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch with Poster-Session

14:00 - 15:30

Workshop: Diet change - joyful, please! (DE)

Dipl.-Psych. Christel von Scheidt

15:30 - 16:15

Workshop: Finding Nutritional Therapy in the Jungle of the German Health System (DE)

Uta Köpcke

16:15 - 16:45

Coffee Break

16:45 - 17:30

Workshop - Orthorexia - food restriction or healthy pleasure for ethical reasons? (DE)

Dr. med. Bianca Schwennen

17:30 - 18:15

Workshop - Dead end animal experimental research - about the need for a paradigm shift (DE)

Dr. med. Katharina Kühner, M.Sc.

18:15-18:30

Closing

9:00 - 9:45

Registration

10:00 - 10:45

Workshop (DE)

Action Plant Power

10:45 - 11:15

Workshop - Presentation of the guidelines for plant-based nutrition in hospitels

BKK ProVita and guests

11:15 - 11:45

Coffee Break

11:45 - 13:15

Workshop - Practical aspects of a vegan sports nutrition

13:15 - 14:30

Lunch break

14:30 - 15:15

Workshop - Eating with children - education and relationship

Edith Gätjen

15:15 - 15:45

Workshop (EN)

Physicians Association for Nutrition (PAN)

15:45 -16:15

Coffee Break

16:15 - 16:45

Workshop - The QWEB-tool in praxis: structured research made easy (DE)

Marianne Kriz, B.Sc.

16:45 - 17:30

Workshop- It's your very own career! - Funding possibilities for young researcher (EN)

Dr. Eliska Selinger

17:30 - 17:45

Closing

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