9.00 - 9.30 Refreshments and registration
9.30 - 9.45 Chair: Professor Annie Anderson
Welcome – Chris Cuthbert Director of Development for A Better Start, Big Lottery Fund
and Dr Helen Crawley, Director First Steps Nutrition Trust
9.45 – 10.30 What solids to give and when in the first year of life? What does the evidence really show?
Professor Charlotte Wright, University of Glasgow.
10.30-11.00 Updating evidence reviews for the WHO Global Strategy on Infant and Young Child Feeding.
Professor Alison McFadden, University Dundee
11.00- 11.30 Coffee break
11.30- 12.00 Strengthening regulations on baby feeding products – Reflections on progress and the parliamentary bill.
Alison Thewliss MP
12.00-12.45 Commercial baby food: does this support our recommendations on complementary feeding?
Dr Helen Crawley, First Steps Nutrition Trust
12.45-13.00 Reflective Activity
13.00 – 2.30 Lunch/networking/stands
Chair: Professor Sian Robinson
2.30 -3.00 New voluntary food and drink guidelines for infants in Early Years Settings in England.
Dr Patricia Mucavele OBE, Head of Nutrition, The Children's Food Trust.
3.00 -3.45 HENRY: A joined up approach to a best start - Kim Roberts, Director HENRY
HENRY in action in A Better Start Bradford - Jo Howes, Child Health Specialist, Better Start Bradford
3.45-4.00 Reflective activity
4.00-4.15 Presentation award
4.15-4.30 Closing remarks