Host: The Harkin Institute
About: This year’s symposium will explore how food is medicine to our bodies, society, economy and environment. “Food is Medicine” solutions promote better well-being and lower health care costs, create resilient and sustainable practices, reduce disparities among population groups, improve economic competitiveness, and lead to greater national security. Dr. Dariush Mozaffarian, dean of the renowned Friedman School of Nutrition Science & Policy at Tufts University, will deliver the keynote speech. Mozaffarian is a cardiologist, nutrition scientist and public health advocate who was named one of the World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds by Thomson Reuters in 2016.
When: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Virtual event
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